Home Inspector Training Courses

 

Our home inspection training course will provide you all the tools you need to successfully start your own, very profitable, Home Inspection Business.

We have taken feedback from our graduates over the past 15 years and created the ideal training solution for you. This course is our most exciting and popular course.

 

Our seasoned instructors will take you through many scenarios of real life situations you will encounter in the field.  They will take you through common and not so common problems you will find as well as how to report your findings.

 

The topics that will be covered include structure, exteriors, roofs, plumbing, electrical, heating, 

cooling, interiors, insulation and ventilation to name a few.  FIND TRAINING NOW

 

 

Syllabus

 Introduction to Home Inspection

A. An Overview

B. Home Inspection Content

C. The Home Inspection Process

D. The Inspection Report

E. The Real Estate Transaction

F. Standards of Practice

G. About the Course

II. Inspecting Structures

A. The Structural Inspection

B. The Dynamics of Structure

C. Foundation Construction 

D. Slab Construction

E. Inspecting Foundations

F. Inspecting Basements

G. Inspecting Crawl Spaces

H. Inspecting Slabs

I. Above-Grade Construction

J. Interior Framing

K. Inspecting Roof Structure

L. Inspecting Structures Final Exam

III. Inspecting Exteriors

A. The Exterior Inspection

B. Inspecting the Siding

C. Trim, Windows, Doors

D. Around the House

E. Inspecting the Garage

F. Inspecting Exteriors Final Exam

IV. Inspecting Roofs

A. The Roof Inspection

B. General Information

C. Structure from the Exterior

D. Inspecting the Roof Covering

E. Flashings

F. Inspecting the Chimney

G. Other Roof Items

H. Inspecting Roof Damage

I. Study Unit Three Examination

V. Inspecting Electrical

A.The Electrical Inspection

B. Basic Electricity 

C. Inspecting the Service Entrance

D. Inspecting the Main Panel

E. Inspecting Branch Circuit Wiring

F. Inspecting Fixtures, Switches, and Outlets

G. Study Unit Four Exam

VI. Inspecting Plumbing

A. The Plumbing Inspection

B. Water Supply Entrance

C. Water Supply Piping

D. Drain, Waste, and Vent System

G. Hot Water System

H. Fixtures and Faucets 

I. Gas Piping

J. Study Unit Five Examination

VII. Inspecting Heating and Cooling

A. The Heating Inspection

B. General Information

C. Gas-Fired Systems

D. Oil-Fired Systems

E. Gravity Warm Air Furnaces

F. Forced Warm Air Furnaces

G. Hot Water Boilers

H. Steam Systems

I. Other Heating Systems

J. The Cooling Inspection

K. Air Cooled Air Conditioning

L. Other Cooling Systems

M. The Heat Pump

N. Study Unit Six Examination

VIII. Inspecting Interiors

A. The Interior Inspection

B. Walls and Ceilings

C. Floors 

D. Windows and Doors

E. Stairs and Balconies

F. Fireplaces and Wood Stoves

G. Room-By-Room Inspection

H. Study Unit Seven Examination

IX. Inspecting Insulation and Ventilation

A. The Insulation and Ventilation Inspection

B. Insulation

C. Ventilation

D. Inspecting the Attic

E. Study Unit Eight Examination

 

 

Home Inspection Training Course

Our home inspection training course will provide you all the tools you need to successfully start your own, very profitable, Home Inspection Business.

We have taken feedback from our graduates over the past 15 years and created the ideal training solution for you. This course is our most exciting and popular course.

 

 

Our seasoned instructors will take you through many scenarios of real life situations you will encounter in the field.  They will take you through common and not so common problems you will find as well as how to report your findings.

The topics that will be covered include structure, exteriors, roofs, plumbing, electrical, heating, 

cooling, interiors, insulation and ventilation to name a few.

 

MATERIALS INCLUDED

You will also receive our proven “Home Inspectors Exam Study Guide” with your course.  This book will help you pass your state exam or association exam on the first try.  More than 95% of our students pass the exam the first time.

Also included in your course is our Business & Marketing Success Book.  You will learn how to identify who your real competitors are, and how to set your business apart from them.  By learning proven marketing and sales methods, your customers will learn to value your services above others.

You will also receive the Home Inspection Report, Home Maintenance DVD, Home Maintenance Book, Home Inspection Process DVD, Class Handout workbook and much more. 

Student Feedback:

"Thanks for the great reference material.  I still use refer to the material

and I have been in business for years."

"The study guide that you include in your course helped me pass my state

exam the first time.

 

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