Hardwood Industry Educational Opportunities

NHLA Educational Programming

NHLA’s educational programming is developed specifically for the hardwood industry. We offer programs to propel your individual career as well as programs that will contribute to the overall success and profitability of your company.

The NHLA Inspector Training School (ITS) is the most famous educational program we offer. But there is much more! We also have many other educational programs, like Short Courses (usually 2-14 days), In-House Training, and Webinars hosted by experts that teach everything drying hard mapel to applying for grants and market reports from allied Associations.

Inspector Training School

Looking to earn your NHLA certificate and become a Hardwood Lumber Inspector? Visit the NHLA Inspector Training School to learn more!

Short Courses

Are you interested in attending or hosting a hands-on workshop? Check out our upcoming Short Courses!

In-House Training

Need customized training at your company? Our In-House Training provides the optimal solution at your facility.


Do you want to expand your knowledge with a flexible learning solution? Check out our webinars!

Connect with NHLA Today

Get in touch with the National Hardwood Lumber Association and join our vibrant community of hardwood industry professionals, enthusiasts, and partners. We’re excited to connect with you and shape the future of the hardwood industry together!