Partnering with leading product manufacturers to continually educate the industry on the latest product trends.


As a manufacturer, when you partner with NAED you gain access to entire electrical distribution industry sales force, automatic recording of course CEUs for industry certification programs and ongoing promotions on and the Learning Center course catalog.

The NAED Learning Center is the place for industry education with more than 1,800 training modules available. Since it’s launch in 2006, more than 355,700 activities have been completed on the NAED Learning Center and over 13,000 manufacturer courses were completed each year. Since 2012, there has been more than a 40% growth in students and courses completed. Your company will continue to benefit from hosting your product training course in the NLC. 


Partnered manufacturers receive more exposure to entire industry, the ease of hosting on the NAED Learning Center platform that allows custom reporting, and control of who can access the courses.


NAED has a proven process that meets members' needs and will deliver this standard to our manufacturer partners hosted courses.


The manufacturer product training portion of the NAED Learning Center also offers benefits to the distributors such as: 

  • Employees have access to product training 24/7
    through the NAED Learning Center
  • A more educated workforce where product
    knowledge is the foundation to sales and
    continued growth
  • The NAED Learning Center is an all-inclusive portal for
    education needs with the benefit of one login


The NAED Learning Center requires the following for courses hosted on the platform:

  • Instructionally sound course
  • Course objectives
  • Content meeting objectives
  • Evaluation measuring learning objectives
  • AICC or SCORM published course
  • Small annual hosting fee per company
  • Five free hours of development support

Are you a manufacturer interested in partnering with NAED? Schedule a consultation with our Member Engagement Team to learn more.