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The course Home Inspector Certification* is not currently offered.

Home Inspector Certification*

Overview

The comprehensive home inspection course is broken down in an easy and understandable format. You study at your own pace. The course is comprised of course books, audio and visual tutorials, exercises and practice quizzes, photos of numerous inspection scenarios, exams and valuable industry updates all delivered to you online.

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • 1 Understand the home as a system
  • 2 Understand the home inspection process
  • 3 Perform a professional home inspection
  • 4 Start a home inspection company or seek employment as a home inspector
Languages
English
Course Access Time

Students have access to the course for one year (12 months) if the program is not completed within one year the student can contact us and we will extend their course access at no charge.

Instructor

Bill Ross Senior Technical Instructor

Bill is a long-time member of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI ), California Real Estate Inspectors Association (CREIA), NAHI, IAEI, ICBO, and is a Certified Environmental Inspector. Bill also served on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Home Inspectors (NAHI).Bill was the Director of Technical Training and Support for Amerispec, one of the nations largest franchiser, for 10 years. He was the former owner of Goldenwest Home Inspectors, which performed over 14,000 inspections. He was also awarded the NAHI "Educator of the Year" in 2002 and 2003.

Jim Schumacher Senior Technical Instructor

Jim is a member of the American Society of Home Inspectors. He is the Founder of Done Right Home Inspections, which has performed thousands of home inspections. He is also a certified EIFS, radon and mold inspector. The Peoria Association of Realtors named him Inspector of the Year in 2003.Jim was the Maintenance Director for Woodford County Housing Authority and has performed HUD & FHA inspections. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Bloomington Board of Realtors.

Steve ODonnell Senior Technical Instructor

Steve has a long success record in the industry. He is the Co-founder of Newcomer's Inspection Services, which began in 1994. He is a certified Home Inspector in the State of Arizona and a Graduate of the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science degree. Steve has personally performed over 2,600 home inspections.

Joe Dudek Senior Technical Instructor

Joe joined the AHIT Technical Training Team bringing to AHIT an in-depth level of experience in the construction area. He has been a project manager of US Home Corp., owner of a carpentry contracting company, owner of two (2) custom home building companies and is currently an owner of a successful home inspection company. Joe is very effective in communicating to his students real life experiences and how they apply to the home inspection industry.

Mike Williams Senior Technical Instructor

Mike is the Founder of Y.P.C. Home Inspections of Amelia Island, Florida and has performed over two thousand home inspections. He is a 1999 graduate of AHIT and his son (Kyle, a 2004 AHIT Graduate) is taking the leading role in the family business. Mike graduated from the University Of Georgia in 1974 with B.A. in Business. He was selected as a Paul Harris Fellow by his local Rotary Club.

J.D. Fuller Senior Technical Instructor

J.D. is the owner & operator of Hercules Home Inspection & Pest Control Services LLC. Currently it is operating with 6 full time inspectors, and 5 full time pest control personnel. Jay started doing home inspections in 1996 and joined the Texas Association of Home Inspectors in 1998. He received Inspector of the year in 2003 and was appointed Director of Area Development in 2004, then elected VP of Membership Services in 2006. Jay resides in Palestine TX with his wife Gay. They have 4 kids and 4 grandchildren.

John Coleman Business Development Instructor

John is a business development and field instructor. His vast sales background, including a successful home inspection business is an invaluable asset to the Company. John is a graduate of the American Home Inspectors Training Institute and an active member of the National Association of Home Inspectors and the American Society of Home Inspectors. The Denver Association of Realtors also named John Inspector of the Year in 2002.

Derik Pomaville Business Development Instructor

Derik is a certified home inspector in the state of Arizona. An AHIT alumnus, he has been performing home inspections since 1994. He is also a member of the American Society of Home Inspectors. Derik also spent ten years in the insurance industry where he developed and conducted training classes for sales and marketing, Property and Casualty licensing and exam preparation, and advanced management skills. Derik has also graduated and assisted in conducting Dale Carnegie courses in Arizona and Texas.

Prerequisites/Audience

The intended audience for this program are individuals in the trade industries such as construction, HVAC, plumbing, builders, contractors and anyone who has an interest in homes and an eye for detail.

Requirements

IBM PC SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Microsoft Windows 98 or later

Pentium or higher processor

64 MB RAM (128 MB recommended)

Internet connection to access online course books, tutorials, and online exams.

Email account to receive exam and course login and notifications

Speakers and sound card required for narrated supplemental tutorials

Macromedia Flash Player version 6 or greater (for supplemental tutorials)

Adobe Acrobat Reader version 5 or greater (for online Course Books)

One of the following web browsers:

Internet Explorer 5+ (Internet Explorer 6 recommended)

Netscape 6+

Firefox 1.0+

AOL version 8+

NOTE:

Javascript & the ability to accept cookies must be enabled in the browser you use.

MACINTOSH SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Macintosh PowerPC

128 MB RAM

OS 9.1 or later

Internet connection to access online course books, tutorials, and online exams

Email account to receive exam and course notifications

Speakers required for narrated supplmental Flash tutorials

Macromedia Flash Player version 6 or greater (for supplemental tutorials)

Adobe Acrobat Reader version 5 or greater (for online Course Books)

Only the browsers below have been tested for Macintosh:

Netscape 7+

Internet Explorer 5.1+

NOTE:

Javascript & the ability to accept cookies must be enabled in the browser you use.



Course ID/# : 5750/WorldED90
Fee: $2,595.00



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