Inspection Certification Associates is proud to announce that beginning October 7, 2020, home inspection training through Inspection Certification Associates (ICA School) can now be fully covered by the Army Credentialing Assistance Program for eligible Army service members.
What Is the COOL Program?
The Army COOL (Army Credentialing Opportunities On-Line) Program offers up to $4,000 in assistance each year to soldiers who wish to pursue continuing education credits.
Credentialing Assistance (CA) provides financial assistance for classroom and online training, manuals, study guides, books, testing fees, and other fees related to continuing education so soldiers can earn education credits to either enhance their current skills, or gain new skills in an occupation they want to pursue after military service.
Who Can Take Advantage of Army COOL?
- Active-duty Army soldiers
- Army National Guard soldiers
- United States Army Reserve soldiers
- Warrant Officers
- Commissioned Officers
- Enlisted Soldiers
How Do I Enroll in the Army COOL Program?
You can apply for assistance through the Army’s IgnitED website. You must submit your CA request at least 30 business days prior to the course or exam start date. You can view information on the CA program at www.cool.osd.mil/army and click on Credentialing Assistance.
Here are the steps for applying:
- Visit the IgnitED website at https://armyignited.com/app/ and register
- Select the credential path you wish to pursue
- Request Credential Assistance funding
- Select Inspection Certification Associates (ICA School) as the vendor
- Select the course you wish to take
- You will be notified when your CA request is approved
Why Choose ICA’s Home Inspection Training?
If you’re looking to start a new career as a home inspector, our cost-effective and comprehensive courses are the perfect place to start. Our team of experienced instructors will provide you with the knowledge and skills to become an expert in the home inspection field.
When you enroll in ICA’s home inspection classes, you’ll also receive the Report Form Pro NITRO reporting software for no additional fee. We include it in our training courses so students can use it during training while conducting practice inspections, meaning you’ll be an expert by the time you graduate.
With ICA School, you’ll receive one-on-one support every step of the way. If you’re ready to begin your journey to becoming a home inspector, give us a call at 888-374-4096 and we’ll guide you through the rest.