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Online Training Courses

Print Date: 3/28/2017 8:23:13 PM

The New Online Education Center Has Arrived!

Our Education Center is the new home for all National Board online training. Although a student account* is necessary to enroll in an online course, anyone may visit the Education Center to view the catalog of available online titles, either alphabetically or by category. 

In addition to completing online training courses, students my also print training transcripts and certificates, update their contact information, and review a list of upcoming instructor-led training classes in which they may be enrolled.

*IMPORTANT! If you have previously taken online training or currently hold a National Board credential please do not make a new account. Please click the Forgot User ID or Password link on the Education Center or email to retrieve your account information.

To view the online catalog, enroll in a course, or access your student account,

LAUNCH Education Center 

 Computer/Browser Requirements 

To properly load, navigate, and record your progress when taking our online training courses, you will need the following installed on your computer:

  • Windows platform (Apple products are not compatible nor supported by the Help Desk)
  • Javascript and cookies must be enabled in your browser settings
  • Pop-Up Blockers must be turned OFF
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP or higher
  • Macromedia Flash 9.0 or higher (1MB disk space needed to install)
  • An SVGA monitor with minimum screen resolution 1024x768, with 16-bit color
  • A sound card, and either speakers or headphones (for multi-media audio)
  • Broadband internet access is recommended
  • Third-party toolbars may need to be temporarily disabled if experiencing issues launching or tracking online courses

Recommended Browsers:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10.0 or higher (or Edge browser)
  • Firefox 10 or higher
  • Google Chrome 24 or higher


 Online Help Desk 

The training department staff offers online training help desk assistance for students experiencing problems with student accounts, enrollments, computer/browser compatibility requirements, etc. Students may contact the help desk via email at, or by calling 1.614.431.3216 between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. EST.

But first, please review our top 10 most commonly asked questions for answers.

Styles of Online Training

All National Board online courses are developed using one of three presentation styles: Documentary, Evaluation, and Summary/Synopsis. Each style offes a different method of delivering course material--all geared toward adult learning. To learn more, Click!

Courses in Development

New courses are always being developed by the training department. The following titles are currently underway:

Methodology of a Repair

Inspection of Component Supports --  Now Available!

Small Items and Product Material Requirements

"The Installer's Series"
Overview courses on the installation of Heating Boilers, Potable Water Heaters, Power Boilers, Pressure Vessels, Automatically Fired Burners, and Pressure Reducing Stations

ASME Section X, Fiber Reinforced Plastic Vessels

Spanish Language Courses

EnginZone Logo In partnership with EnginZone in Lima, Peru, the National Board Inspection Code Part 1, 2, and 3 courses are offered in Spanish. The ASME Code Reading Primer course is also available in Spanish. For students interested, please email or call (51)(1)205.5515.