ARLINGTON, VA – The National Grocers Association (N.G.A.) and Online Training Technologies (OTT) is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership created to ensure the highest level of retailer and wholesaler training programs are available to the N.G.A. membership. OTT is a leading provider of learning solutions and content. Their products and solutions can dramatically reduce training costs; improve your regulatory compliance programs, while complimenting and enhancing your sales and human resource management initiatives.
Over two million courses have been taken and completed by Online Training Technologies customers. OTT’s engaging courses and powerful administrative and reporting tools provide your company with proven benefits. Online Training Technologies training targets all levels of employees with the most up-to-date and innovative training available.
As a new feature within N.G.A.’s Grocers Research and Education Foundation (GREF), the Foundation serves the industry by improving productivity in all key areas of operations through sharing information, education, and research to N.G.A. members. The online training offered through this partnership will provide store owners, managers, and their staff the necessary tools to help improve business operations, customer service, product knowledge, sales techniques, merchandising skills and market competitiveness. OTT offers over 150 courses on essential topics, including Patriot Act regulatory compliance, job skills, product knowledge and procedures, In addition to its collection of ready to use online programs, OTT’s diverse staff is ready and able to customize its courses to fit your company’s specific needs or convert your Power Point presentations into online training courses. OTT provides our members an unparalleled wealth of retail training and educational content.
“OTT was the ideal collaborative partner for the N.G.A.’s Grocer Research and Education Foundation, and its on-line training and educational programs. Today’s announcement that we’re joining forces emphasizes our continued promise to our members that we will provide complete access to the best possible training programs available” said Frank DiPasquale, Executive Vice President of the National Grocers Association.
OTT’s President and General Manager, Leo McKernan said “OTT looks to help companies committed to developing and nurturing their talent and competencies of its employees. Our solution will provide N.G.A. members the means to achieve this goal. We look forward to working with N.G.A. members and expanding our programs to provide solutions to your employees and ultimately your customers.”
To learn more about Online Training Technologies visit N.G.A.’s Foundation and Educational Programs webpage at www.nationalgrocers.org.