National Integrity Academy

Dedicated to providing rigorous and relevant training programs and materials to state administrative agencies, the National Integrity Academy provides a series of no-cost interrelated certificates designed to support UI staff seeking to upgrade skills, make career advancements or initiate a career path change.

The Integrity Academy follows instructional strategies to build skills, knowledge and confidence than can impact the advancement of the UI field overall and contribute to the greater culture of integrity. Our experts developed the training modules based on their finding from an in-depth research into the needs of UI professional. Each certificate track includes key topics that, if implemented appropriately into your day-to-day operations, can support improving the improper payment rate.

A recent report showed the majority of learners highly rated the UI Fraud Investigator and Operations Integrity courses for improving their job performance after completing the course.

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The subject matter included topics I can actually use in my day-to-day operations.
- Academy participant

Course Catalog & Certificate Tracks

The National Integrity Academy delivers education and training through NASWA Learning.


New to NASWA Learning?

In order to access our courses, you will need to create a NASWA account and view the Welcome Video, Quick Start Tips, and User Guide at NASWA Learning HOME.

Invest in Knowledge

A proactive investment in UI knowledge and best practices saves time and money for years to come. As a blended training solution, the Integrity Academy offers flexible training options to fit your busy schedule and meet your state's needs.

eLearning Modules

Learn at your own pace through online, interactive content that can be paused or restarted at your convenience.


Apply knowledge, critical thinking and reasoning within different scenarios to enhance skills that can transfer directly into your day-to-day

Instructor-led Training

Step away from the computer and into a live classroom setting for highly engaging activities, group work and instructor feedback from one of our UI experts.

Virtual Classes

Participate in our highly interactive sessions to engage in activities with peers and collaborate with our UI experts, remotely.

Custom Training

Work with your State Liaison to identify specific needs for improving your state's improper payment rate and we can create a custom curriculum to meet your goals.

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