ISA Online Learning

Finding effective signage-related training can be difficult and expensive, but there’s now a great solution available to NWSC local sign company members. ISA Online Learning boasts more than 70 on-demand courses that will not only strengthen job skills and increase efficiencies, but also boost morale among your staff.

All courses are on-demand, self-paced, and are now on an upgraded and mobile-friendly platform making it easier than ever to participate. Plus, some courses are approved for CEU credits by the International Code Council and two installation courses are translated into Spanish. What’s more? They’re affordable! Courses start at just $25 for NWSC local sign company members, and, if you want to train your entire team, consider purchasing a versatile company package.

An added benefit of using ISA Online Learning to train your staff is that for every course or package purchased, ISA will give a portion of the profits to NWSC. Enter promo code NWSCONL when purchasing a course.

Effectively training all your employees becomes easier with ISA Online Learning! Explore more at today.


Oregon State Electricians – Earn Two CE Credits Through NWSC/ISA! 

Continuing education is an important way to ensure you stay informed and current about new requirements, skills, knowledge and evolving practices in your field. Electricians in Oregon must obtain 4 to 24 continuing education credits every three years, depending on the type of license they hold. 

To help you fulfill this requirement, the Northwest Sign Council submitted two ISA online learning courses to the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, and the courses were approved for 2 hours of continuing education credit.

The two courses are Sign Installer’s Guide: Safety and Sign Installer’s Guide: Electrical Sign InstallationBoth courses must be taken in order to receive the continuing education credit.

The Sign Installer’s Guide: Safety course introduces the sign installer to various safety and risk prevention measures that should be followed during the sign installation process. This course covers a wide variety of safety considerations that professionals in the sign industry should be aware of before undertaking a signage project, including the steps to take to ensure safety from electrocution.

The course consists of four modules which cover the following:

  • General Safety Practices
  • Preventing Electrocution and Struck-By-Load Incidents
  • Ladder and Scaffold Safety
  • Working Safely

Price: Member: $50, Nonmember: $150
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The Sign Installer's Guide: Electrical Sign Installation course delves into basic information pertaining to the installation and maintenance of electrical signs. The course covers all of the major requirements and considerations, from complying with NFPA 70E standard and working effectively with your local inspector, to using lockout devices and field-installed wiring in EMCs.

The course consists of four modules:

  • National Standards and Licensing
  • Working Safely with Electricity
  • Electric signs with Field-Installed Wiring
  • Gaining Project Approval

Price: Member: $50, Nonmember: $150
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For more information about Oregon’s continuing education requirements, please click here to visit their website.

If you have any questions about the courses, please contact ISA at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..