Hardwood Industry Educational Opportunities

NHLA Educational Programming

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

The NHLA Inspector Training School (ITS) is our most famous educational program. But there is much more! We also have many other academic programs, like Short Courses (usually 2-14 days), In-House Training, and Webinars hosted by experts that teach everything from drying hard maple 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 for your facility.


Are you looking 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!