NNS Suppliers

Supplier Training

Newport News Shipbuilding offers on-line and on-supplier-site training.  On occasion, NNS will utilize webinars and conferences on targeted subjects.

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Overview - Online Supplier Training

On-Line Supplier Training is free to our existing Suppliers.  The Online Supplier Training offers over forty training modules that runs from 15 to 30 minutes each. These modules are an ideal starting place for the employees of new suppliers and existing suppliers looking to refresh their knowledge on how to do business with NNS, methods, definitions and expectations.  We recommend that you begin with the first ten training modules.  They contain foundational information on the procurement process.  Additional modules cover other process and product subjects.  The trainings contain interactive quizzes, glossaries, and attachments specifically designed to enhance your learning.

To register for using the training materials, click the link below to bring up a registration form and remittance email address.  Once you e-mail the form you should hear back from a NNS contact in approximately two business days:

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A complete list of all the training modules can be found at the following link:

Listing of On-Line Training Content

Overview - On-Site Supplier Training

The On-Site Supplier Training is available as necessary based on the needs identified by the Supplier or NNS's own assessment.  The focus of the training is customized to the supplier and typically covers one or a combination of the online training modules. For more information on On-Site Supplier Training please use the contact information below:


Supplier Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and Answers

To begin your training, here is a list of supplier frequently asked questions and answers for your reference:

Supplier FAQ and Answers on NNS Business Processes

NNS Acronyms and Abbreviations List

If you have any feedback, questions, or any suggested topics for supplier training, please send them to: