NRHA's New Training Website is Now Available!

NRHA is launching a new, easy-to-use training website. The current training site will be discontinued on December 30, 2017. Register for the new website today to get the most out of NRHA’s online training!

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If you have questions, please contact our Member Services Team at (800) 772-4424 or

Basic Training Course in Hardware Retailing

Each department contains three to six chapters, all of which contain modules discussing specific product lines you probably carry in your store. After you have reviewed all of the modules in a particular department, you should be ready to take the test. Also be sure to consult the department study guide to prepare for each test.


Hand Tools

Hardware & Fasteners

Heating & Cooling

Lawn & Garden

Paint & Decorating


Power Tools

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Testing Login

Testing Login

If you’ve completed all of the modules in a department, you’re ready to take the test. Click the link below and login as a student to begin.

Testing Login
Not sure where to begin?

Not sure where to begin?

Visit the Instructions & FAQs page for more information on how to best utilize this training program.

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New Store Registration

New Store Registration

If you’re new to NRHA Training, your trainer will most likely need to register your store in NRHA’s Testing Portal. This will allow the trainer to set-up student testing accounts and monitor their progress.