Home Inspection Training Courses and Workshops

Schools providing training courses, certificates, diplomas or degree programs of Home Inspection




Total 248 training courses and degree programs available around the world.

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Inspecting Roofs (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: American Home Inspectors Training Institute
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Waukesha, United States
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A. The Roof Inspection
1. Inspection Guidelines
2. Inspection Equipment
3. Inspection Concerns

B. General Information
1. Terms
2.Types of Roofs
3.Natural Enemies

C. Structure from the Exterior

D. Inspecting the Roof Covering
1. Asphalt Shingles
2.Roll Roofing
3.Built-Up Roofing
4.Wood Shingles and Shakes
5. Tile Roofs
6.Slate and Asbestos Cement Shingles
7. Metal Roofing
8.Single Ply Membranes
9. Reporting Your Findings
10.Filling in the Report

E. Flashings
1. Ridge and Hip Flashings
2.Valley Flashing
3. Roof-To-Wall Flashing
4.Roof-To-Flat-Roof Flashing
5.Edge Flashing
6.Chimney Flashing
7.Penetration Flashing
8.Roof Structures
9.Reporting Your Findings

F. Inspecting the Chimney
1.Chimney Construction
2. Clearances
3.Inspecting the Chase
4. Inspecting the Flue
5.The Cricket
6.Reporting Your Findings

G. Other Roof Items

H. Inspecting Roof Damage
1.Inspecting Gutters
2.Inspecting Downspouts
3.The Flat Roof
4.Reporting You... [Read More]

Inspecting Exteriors (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: American Home Inspectors Training Institute
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Waukesha, United States
  V

A. The Exterior Inspection

B. Inspecting the Siding
1. Under the Siding
2. Wood Plank / Plywood Siding
3. Composition Board
4. Wood, Metal and Vinyl Siding
5. Asphalt Composition
6. Asbestos Cement
7. Stucco
8. Solid Masonry Walls
9. Brick Veneer
10. Other Sidings
11. Paint
12. Reporting Your Findings

C. Trim, Windows, Doors
1. Inspecting the Trim
2. Window Construction
3. Inspecting Windows
4. Inspecting Doors
5. Reporting Your Findings

D. Around the House
1.Steps and Stoops
2.Porches and Decks
3. Balconies and Patios
4. Walks and Driveways
5. Landscaping and Grading
6. Retaining Walls
7. Reporting Your Findings

E. Inspecting the Garage
1. Siding and Trim
2. Windows and Doors
3. Inspecting the Structure
4. Safety Concerns
5. The Floor
6. Vehicle Door
7. Reporting Your Findings

F. Inspecting Exteriors Final Exam

Inspecting Structures (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: American Home Inspectors Training Institute
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Waukesha, United States
  V

A. The Structural Inspection
1. Inspection Guidelines

B. The Dynamics of Structure
1. Weight
2. Movement
3. Wind and Water
4. Internal Stresses
5. Thinking about Structure

C. Foundation Construction
1. Footings
2. Footing Drains
3. Foundation Walls
4. The Block Foundation
5. Poured Concrete
6. Stone Masonry
7. Brick Foundations
8.Wood Foundations
9. Piles, Piers, and Grade Beams

D. Slab Construction

E. Inspecting Foundations
1. Cracks
2.Using Your Judgment
3. Inspecting from the Outside
4. Let’s Review
5. Reporting Your Findings
6. Filling in the Report

F. Inspecting Basements
1. Inspecting for Water Penetration
2. Basement Drainage
3. Stairways, Floors, and Penetrations
4. Supporting Structures
5. Reporting Your Findings

G. Inspecting Crawl Spaces
1.Access
2. Inspecting the Floor
3. Ventilation
4. Insulation
5. Structural Concerns
6. Reporting Your Findings

H. Inspecting Slabs
1. Reporting Your Findings

I. Above-Grade Cons... [Read More]

Home Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: American Home Inspectors Training Institute
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Waukesha, United States
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A. An Overview
1. Defining the Home Inspection
2.The Role of Home Inspection
3. A Little History
4. The Customer
5.The Opportunity

B. Home Inspection Content
1. The General Inspection
2.Inspector Knowledge

C. The Home Inspection Process
1. Before the Inspection
2. Arrival at the Site
3. During the Inspection
4. Communicating the Findings
5. Reporting

D. The Inspection Report
1. A Sample Report
2.About the Report

E. The Real Estate Transaction
1. The Home Inspector’s Role

F. Standards of Practice
1. General Exclusions
2. A Code of Ethics

G. About the Course

Home Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: DMACC Continuing Education
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Ankeny, Boone, Carroll, Des Moines, Newton, United States
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Principles of Home Inspection
New blended course: 93 hours online and 27 hours in the classroom.

There is more to a complete home inspection than just looking around a building. Learn from experienced instructors who cover every aspect of the home inspection business. You’ll learn to conduct an extensive home inspection–from your initial contact to writing your final report.

Taught per ASHI®, NAHI®, CREIA®, and TREC® Standards of Practice, students experience an in-depth look at each component of a house. Upon completion, you&,#146,ll be an AHIT® trained, certified home inspector.

Residential Building Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: SkillsTech Australia
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Brisbane, Australia
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If you’re looking to become a residential pre-purchase building inspector, complete our course in Residential Building Inspection. This program has been designed for licensed builders to meet the Building Services Authority (BSA) licensing requirements for the Completed Residential Building Inspection Licence. The program delivery has been approved by the BSA (BSACRBI003) to provide you with the basic skills to undertake a completed residential building inspection.

What job opportunities will I have?

Students successfully completing this program may find employment as a Licensed Completed Residential Building Inspector in the building industry.

Do I need to have prior knowledge or work experience?

This program is open to all students, however it is designed for builders who are currently licensed. Students will need to check with the BSA for the requirements for licensing.

Property Services (Valuation) (Diploma)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Open Training and Education Network
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Strathfield, Australia

This qualification will be of benefit to people who want to acquire the necessary skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to practice as a registered real estate valuer in NSW covering a range of property types. It provides the essential core competencies to value all classes of property.

Home Inspector (Certificate)

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: Carroll Community College
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Westminster, United States
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Home Inspectors conduct inspections of homes, condominiums, apartments and other residential
dwellings. They are hired by prospective home buyers to inspect and report on the condition of a
home’s systems, components and structure. The inspection includes examining the interior and
exterior of homes to assess structural quality, and examining all of the home’s systems such as
HVAC and electrical. Home inspectors must be knowledgeable about basic residential construction
standards and processes, the home inspection process, inspection techniques, and defect
recognition.
This training has been approved by the Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisers and
Home Inspectors to provide home inspector pre-licensing training. This pre-license training is
required to receive a home inspector license in Maryland.
Position Requirements
Minimum of 18 years of age to be employed. Construction background preferred.
Information Unique to the Training
The content of this course prepares students to demonstrate the minimum competencies
required by the state of Maryland/Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (D... [Read More]

Building Inspection Technology

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: Utah Valley University
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Orem, United States
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Graduates from this program will be better equipped to find employment in building inspection, building construction, and construction supervision. In addition, the curriculum will provide supporting instruction for those students in the construction trades as well as architectural and engineering drafting programs.
Mission Statement

The mission of the Building Inspection Technology Program is to provide a foundation of engaged learning that fosters integrity, creativity and scholarly work. Success is measured by learners who leave as professionally competent people who, as lifelong learners and leaders, serve as stewards of a globally interdependent community.

Home Inspection

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: Iowa Western Community College
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Council Bluffs, United States
  V

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.

Home Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Rutgers Center for Continuing Professional Development
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): New Brunswick, United States
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The intended audience for this Course is the student contemplating a career in home inspections. It also is beneficial for those involved in residential appraisals or other residential construction or consumer businesses.


Outline

The following are the twelve segments or learning units of the Course.
I.Introduction
II.Roof Systems
III.Exterior Elements
IV.Structural Systems
V.Insulation & Ventilation
VI.Interior Elements
VII.Electric Systems Lesson
VIII.Plumbing Systems
IX.Heating Systems
X.Cooling Systems
XI.Hot-water Supply Systems
XII.Inspection Materials, Equipment and Reporting

Code Training/New Construction Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Rutgers Center for Continuing Professional Development
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): New Brunswick, United States
  V

Training Includes:

11-Volume DVD Series

These DVDs address close to 2,000 new construction and code related issues. They contain real life scenes from New Construction Sites across the nation. Circles and Arrows are used so you can see the precise item being discussed.

Topics include:
•General Types of Construction
•Footings and Foundations
•Building Interior
•Building Exterior
•Electrical Interior
•Electrical Exterior
•Supply Plumbing
•Drainage Plumbing
•General HVAC
•Air Conditioning
•Unit Related HVAC

The New Construction and Wood Framing Manual (450 pages)

The manual gives detailed explanations of items inspected by a code inspector and the reasoning behind wood framing and structural issues--almost 400 illustrations.

Exams accompany the DVDs and manual. Complete these exams and earn documentation that you have obtained training.

E-mail instructor support

Our DVDs are not just talking heads. To cut the training time for new home inspectors, we developed these DVDs which show you close to 2,000 actual defects and scenes just as we saw them on site. It can be almost as though you a... [Read More]

Home Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Iowa Lakes Community College
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Estherville, United States
  V

There’s more to a home inspection than just looking around the house. It is a profession that combines construction knowledge with communication skills and business savvy. Our online professional home inspection training course, developed in conjunction with American Home Inspectors Training Institute, offers you the best home inspection training program in North America. The eight technical study modules ?together with audio and visual tutorials, photos of numerous inspection scenarios, and practice exercises and quizzes ?will provide you with a step-by-step process for executing a complete, thorough, professional home inspection and producing a professional home inspection report. The course also includes valuable information on how to successfully start up, market, and build your home inspection business so that you are earning income as quickly as possible.

Certified Inspector of Structures

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: Western Nevada College
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Carson City, Douglas, Fallon, United States

These licensing programs fulfill the minimum course requirements needed for licensure as a certified inspector of structures-residential.

Home Inspection (Certificate)

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: West Virginia University at Parkersburg
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Parkersburg, United States
  V

Home Inspections are increasingly becoming a standard requirement of all real estate transactions including property insurance, bank financing, and real estate purchases. This 80 hour program prepares you to take the West Virginia and Kentucky State Home Inspectors Licensure Exam and qualifies you to be an Ohio State Home Inspector.

Computer (Certificate) (Diploma)

Course Format: Blended
School/Trainer: Academy of Learning Ottawa
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Ottawa, Canada
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Programs offered are:

Accounting, Business, Customer Service, Healthcare, Information Technology, Insurance, Office Administration, Web & Graphic Design, Marketing Coordinator Diploma Program, Business Management Dip Program, and Help Desk Analyst Certificate program. Students can have the flexibility to customize their schedules and choose to learn at times convenient to them. The Academy of Learning also has a training program on job search techniques for students before they graduate. The staff helps the graduates find the right job after this training. Courses like job search and resume preparation equips the students for better career search. The college regularly adds new programs to give students the most up to date courses. Industry certification from leaders like Microsoft, CompTIA and Linux is available.

Building Codes and Inspection

Course Format: Classroom
School/Trainer: St. Philips College
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): San Antonio, United States

Building codes and standards applicable to building construction and inspection processes.

HVAC for Home Inspection

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Humber College Continuing Education
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Toronto, Orangeville, Canada
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This course covers installed heating systems (gas and oil furnaces and hot water boilers). Emphasis is on the inspector’s ability to identify the energy source, type, material, condition, and safety concerns, as well as inspecting the heating equipment.
Upon successful completion of this subject students will be able to inspect the following to identify type, material, condition, safety concerns and other issues: heating systems (gas-fired forced air, oil-fired forced air and hot water heating systems). Identify the common problems that apply to each heating system component named, as well as the causes and implications of each problem. Describe the inspection procedures involved with each component. Define and use proper terminology related to the above named heating systems.

Structures for Home Inspection

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Humber College Continuing Education
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Toronto, Orangeville, Canada
  V

This course focuses on the following structural components of a residential dwelling: foundations and footings, floors, walls and roof/ceiling structures. Students learn to apply knowledge of structures to inspections that focus on system performance, safety concerns and compliance with good construction practices.
Upon successful completion of this subject students will be able to inspect the following to identify type, material, condition, safety concerns and other issues: foundations, floor structures, walls and other vertical support structures and roof and ceiling structures. Identify the common problems that apply to each structural component named, as well as the causes and implications of each problem. Describe the inspection procedures involved with each component. Define and use proper terminology related to residential structures.

Electrical for Home Inspection

Course Format: Online
School/Trainer: Humber College Continuing Education
Training Center(s)/Venue(s): Toronto, Orangeville, Canada
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This course prepares students to inspect the performance of the following components of electrical systems within residential buildings: service drops, grounding systems, service panels, wiring systems, devices and fixtures.
Upon successful completion of this subject students will be able to inspect the following to identify type, material, condition, safety concerns and other issues: service drops or service laterals, service equipment and service grounding, interior components of service panels and subpanels, wiring systems, devices, equipment and fixtures (e.g. switches, receptacles and lights). Identify the common problems that apply to each electrical component named, as well as the causes and implications of each problem. Describe the inspection procedures involved with each component. Define and use proper terminology related to electrical systems.

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