Independent Grocers: The Future of Employee Training is Here

As the voice of the independent, the National Grocers Association has provided education and learning options for our members through our wide array of collection of educational conferences, events and research for over 29 years. As we look to the future, and continue to build on these offerings finding ways to make them more accessible to our retail members nationwide, we are proud to present a new, convenient learning resource for you and your employees: The N.G.A. Online Training and Education Center.



Online training program Fact Sheet

The Fact Sheet will give you a quick summary of the online training program features.



The N.G.A. Online Training and Education Center is a people development organization supported by The Coca-Cola Company. As an educational organization, it serves more than 40 companies with blended training programs that include 100 industry-specific online courses divided into nine different libraries. The N.G.A. Online Training and Education Center also provides retailers and associations with their own branded online corporate universities.



– lowest cost in the market, guaranteed!
– unlimited use
– 100+ course library and more released monthly
– intuitive design for new computer users
– customized for the supermarket people
– fast to implement, easy to maintain
– testing and certification
– tracking of student’s progress
– measurable training results
– avoid the loss of productivity
– flexible training schedules
– access anytime/anywhere
– multilingual program

A blended learning approach combines on-the-job training, mentoring and classroom training with the online training program. In-house training can focus on the unique aspects to your organization and the online training will cover the core aspects of supermarket and retail industry. Furthermore, the system provides the certification testing, tracks scores, student enrollments and completions and all the information is available to the store training manager in a single report.