Did you know that ‘Inspector AJ‘ is an ICA School graduate? You know, the guy with over 1.7 million followers on TikTok?
Well, we’ve partnered with him to help budding home inspectors like yourself learn the real side of the business – the good, the bad, and the ugly (we mean that literally. Have you seen some of the houses he inspects?).
Inspector AJ can tell you all about why ICA School is the best way to start a career in home inspection, but here are the details:
This course is accepted in all states except NY, NJ, TX, and WA.
$770 (Save $25!) for Online Course and all Bonus Materials for Life!
Why Choose ICA
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ICA’s home inspection training instructors are knowledgeable and highly experienced industry professionals. Having personally performed thousands of home and commercial property inspections, they’ve seen and done it all. Through fully narrated streaming video classes, ICA’s instructors cover the entire home inspection process. Everything from the basics of home inspections to starting your new career as a certified home inspector and promoting your home inspection business is included.
All home inspection training materials are available online 24/7, which allows you to proceed at your own pace. Using a tablet or other digital device, the classes can be taken any time that’s convenient and anywhere there’s an Internet connection available.
Enrollment in ICA’s Home Inspection Training and Certification Program also gives you access to all bonus courses, including our Radon and Mold Detection Training Courses, which are a $200 value if purchased separately. These bonus courses round out our home inspector training by covering all the niche services you may be interested in offering customers. Created with industry best practices in mind, bonus course material can help you diversify your skill set and allow you to stand out from the crowd of local home inspectors. Convenient, easy to follow, and free with enrollment, there’s no reason not to take advantage of these excellent resources!
All ICA students receive free, unlimited, lifetime access to Report Form Pro Nitro from Home Inspection Report LLC. This is a $399 value and there are no activation or on-going fees ever. You can generate home inspection reports from an iPad, iPhone, Android phone, or tablet. No matter your preferred device, Report Form Pro Nitro allows you to quickly and easily share photos, videos, and notes you take during the inspection process. With just a click of a button, you can send your findings to clients. It’s never been easier to point out defects, highlight concerns, or provide evidence of an emerging problem than with this app!
All ICA students receive a 12-month membership to Edcetera Home Inspection. Edcetera Home Inspection provides aspiring and licensed home inspectors with everything they need to start and grow their businesses. Get connected with ICA instructors, home inspection pros, and industry experts to get your questions answered and take your career to the next level. Members get access to:
- Exclusive webinars with expert home inspectors, like Inspector AJ, and industry experts
- Training in marketing and networking, business start-up, best practices, client and real estate agent communication
- On-Demand videos to expand your home inspection skills, business knowledge, and stay on top of industry trends
- Podcasts and blogs
- Tools and templates to start and grow your business
We offer marketing education as part of our home inspector training. The course contains our 2 “Supercharged Marketing” courses. You get 8 hours of specific home inspection marketing techniques to build and grow your business. This includes “The Focused Marketing Plan”, social media marketing, grassroots marketing, micro-marketing, performance marketing, direct mailing marketing, and daily business marketing, just to name a few. If you planning on starting your own home inspection business, these courses are a must.
As an added bonus all ICA home inspection course students also receive a free lifetime listing on www.hireaninspector.com, which is a website where real estate agents and homebuyers go to find certified home inspectors.
ICA partners with industry thought leaders to lead our home inspection training courses. These experts have thousands of inspections under their collective belt – they bring real-world experience as well as academic precision to the virtual classroom. The best part? Our instructors are always available to help. While you might expect to feel at arm’s length from the teacher of your online class, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Our instructors work diligently to answer questions, chat with students on the phone about their career prospects, and counsel ICA graduates long after they’ve finished their home inspection classes. Whether you’re an ICA home inspection training student or graduate or are interested in finding out more about a career as a professional home inspector, call us toll-free at 888-374-4096. We’ll be pleased to answer your questions.
By completing the home inspection training online with Inspection Certificate Associates, you will fulfill the home inspection training requirements in nearly every state. No matter where you’re from or where you hope to establish your home inspection business, we’ve got a roadmap for you to follow to success. Earn your ICA home inspector certification while satisfying state-level requirements for licensure. Not only will our course prepare you to obtain your home inspection license, it will also equip you for the real world. Don’t just take our word for it, take a listen below to what some of our customers have to say. You can also view more testimonials here.
Customer Testimonials Video
Unlike some other home inspection training schools, our course materials are consistently updated to include the latest guidelines and techniques. We work with professional organizations like InterNACHI and the American Society of Home Inspectors to design coursework that follows industry best practices. To compare Inspection Certification Associates’ services and benefits with those of some of our competitors, click here.
- Overview of Home Inspections
Provides an introduction and review of the home inspection industry
- Legal and Business Aspects
Forming a business, pre-inspection agreements, insurance, marketing
- The Inspection Process
Method of inspecting a house, Standards of Practice
- Roofing 1
Roofing terms, materials, shingles types, roofing inspection process
- Roofing 2
Roofing inspection process continued, roofing defects
- Exterior 1
Site as it affects the home, grading, siding materials, defects
- Exterior 2
Trim, porches, decks, stops, steps, paving, vegetation, defects
- Structure 1
Structural basics, beams, joists, trusses, roof and wall framing, foundations
- Structure 2
Structural inspection and defect recognition
- Interior 1
Attics, insulation, interior rooms, walls, windows, doors
- Interior 2
Bathrooms, kitchens, household appliances, basements, crawl spaces
- Plumbing 1
Supply and waste piping, cross connections, vents, drainage
- Plumbing 2
Fixtures, faucets, water heaters
- Plumbing 3
Water heaters continued, fuel piping and storage, sump and ejector pumps
- Heating 1
Combustion air requirements, forced air heating inspection process
- Heating 2
Hydronic heating systems inspection process
- Heating 3
Space heating, fireplaces, wood stoves, chimneys and vents
- Air Conditioning 1
Refrigeration theory, split systems, ductless split systems, high-velocity
- Air Conditioning 2
Air source heat pumps, geothermal heat pumps
- Electrical 1
Electrical theory, service drops, wire gauges
- Electrical 2
Wire material and types, electrical panels
- Electrical 3
Main panels, sub panels
- Electrical 4
Outlets, switches, fixtures, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors
- Report Writing
Providing a proper written report for the client
- Marketing 1
Strategies for building your home inspection business
- Marketing 2
Strategies for building your home inspection business
- Commercial Inspection
Inspecting commercial buildings, covers ASTM standards
- Inspection with Drones
Using a drone to complete roof inspections
You’ll also get full access to our online reference library which includes:
- Mold – Mold course along with over 800 pages of downloadable e-books and online reference material
- Radon – Radon course along with over 600 pages of downloadable e-books and online reference material
- Indoor Air Quality – over 200 pages of downloadable e-books and online reference material
- International Building Codes – over 5,000 pages of downloadable e-books and online reference material
When you complete Inspector Certification Associates’ home inspector training, you’ll have met the home inspector training requirements for just about every state across the country (see State Licensing). You’ll also be qualified to begin conducting real-life home inspections.
Still have questions? Call us at 888-374-4096.