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Home Inspection Training

The ICA online Real Estate Inspection Certification Program is the most complete home inspection course on the market today. The online course is completely self-paced and works on all computers and devices – including laptops, tablets, and even iPhone and android phones. All 28 home inspection course modules are fully narrated instructor-led streaming video. Students will also get access to our online reference library where we have a huge repository of home inspection related e-books and online reference material covering everything from mold and radon to septic and termites – along with many other topics. Most importantly we also include your home inspection reporting software!

Tuition: $695  BUY NOW   Free Demo Updated for 2018!

Learn from the experts. Here is what is included in your course:

 

INSTRUCTOR-LED VIDEOS

Learn from thousands of real life inspections! Our instructors have performed thousands of home inspections and have seen it all. Our self-paced online home inspector course will walk you through the entire home inspection process. You can view the course outline at the bottom of this page for everything that is covered. Click on the video below to view a sample of the instructor-led videos.


Inspection Course Demo

ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATION COURSES

You will also receive our Radon Certification Course and Mold Certificate Course for no additional charge. This is a $200 value included in your $695 price! You can also purchase them separately here. Click on the video below to view a sample of the courses


Mold Inspection Course Demo Video

Radon Inspection Course Demo Video

INSPECTION REPORTING SOFTWARE

As part of your $695 tuition you will receive “Report Form 2” from Home Inspection Report LLC. This is a $399 value included! And there is no catch. There aren’t any activation or on-going fees either. You can generate home inspection reports from an iPad, iPhone, Android or personal computer.


Report Form Pro 2 Preview Video

MARKETING

The course also 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.

INSTRUCTOR SUPPORT

We are here to assist you as you begin your journey to become a home inspector. When you call us, your calls won’t go to any foreign country! Our home inspection trainers are here to help answer any questions you have. Our customer service staff is also available 7 days a week to answer any of your questions.

ADDITIONAL ONLINE LEARNING

The course also contains other proven learning methods to increase your knowledge. The course contains slide presentations, quizzes and exams, and eBooks to further your experience. You will notice our course covers other areas that most of our competitors don’t, like commercial inspections, inspecting with drones. We also include over 20 additional downloadable e-books covering a variety of home inspection related topics, including energy audits, termite inspection and septic inspection and more! And unlike most other companies, you will have lifetime course access with Inspection Certification Associates.

CERTIFICATION

By completing the home inspection training online with Inspection Certificate Associates, you will fulfill the home inspection training requirements in nearly every state. 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

Includes eBooks, Instructer-led Video, Slide Presentations, Quizzes & Exams, Instructor Support, Certification and Inspection Form

COURSE OUTLINE

  1. Overview of Home Inspections
    Provides an introduction and review of the home inspection industry
  2. Legal and Business Aspects
    Forming a business, pre-inspection agreements, insurance, marketing
  3. The Inspection Process
    Method of inspecting a house, Standards of Practice
  4. Roofing 1
    Roofing terms, materials, shingles types, roofing inspection process
  5. Roofing 2
    Roofing inspection process continued, roofing defects
  6. Exterior 1
    Site as it affects the home, grading, siding materials, defects
  7. Exterior 2 
    Trim, porches, decks, stops, steps, paving, vegetation, defects
  8. Structure 1
    Structural basics, beams, joists, trusses, roof and wall framing, foundations
  9. Structure 2
    Structural inspection and defect recognition
  10. Interior 1 
    Attics, insulation, interior rooms, walls, windows, doors
  11. Interior 2
    Bathrooms, kitchens, household appliances, basements, crawl spaces
  12. Plumbing 1
    Supply and waste piping, cross connections, vents, drainage
  13. Plumbing 2
    Fixtures, faucets, water heaters
  14. Plumbing 3
    Water heaters continued, fuel piping and storage, sump and ejector pumps
  15. Heating 1
    Combustion air requirements, forced air heating inspection process
  16. Heating 2
    Hydronic heating systems inspection process
  17. Heating 3
    Space heating, fireplaces, wood stoves, chimneys and vents
  18. Air Conditioning 1
    Refrigeration theory, split systems, ductless split systems, high-velocity
  19. Air Conditioning 2
    Air source heat pumps, geothermal heat pumps
  20. Electrical 1
    Electrical theory, service drops, wire gauges
  21. Electrical 2
    Wire material and types, electrical panels
  22. Electrical 3
    Main panels, sub panels
  23. Electrical 4
    Outlets, switches, fixtures, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide detectors
  24. Report Writing
    Providing a proper written report for the client
  25. Marketing 1
    Strategies for building your home inspection business
  26. Marketing 2
    Strategies for building your home inspection business
  27. Commercial Inspection
    Inspecting commercial buildings, covers ASTM standards
  28. Inspection with Drones
    Using a drone to complete roof inspections

You’ll also get full access to our online reference library which includes:

  • Mold – Full Mold Certification course along with over 800 pages of downloadable e-books and online reference material
  • Radon – Full Radon Certification course 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

Over 20 additional downloadable e-books covering a variety of home inspection related topics including energy audits, termite inspection, septic inspection, and much more!

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