Continuing Education & Online Learning

Home Inspection Certificate (Online)

Mandatory Courses

Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Inspection
CNST 97

Study the details of cooling systems and heat pumps. You will learn to identify typical defects and apply correct inspection techniques.

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Communication/Professional Practices
COMM 52

As professional home inspector you must be able to describe the inspection process and communicate inspection findings to the client, both verbally and in writing. Gain the skills to communicate clearly and effectively to ensure understanding of an inspection, once conducted. You will develop your oral and written communication skills and learn the reporting requirements and proper conduct required of a professional in this industry.

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Electrical Inspection
CNST 99

Acquire the knowledge to inspect the performance of the following components of the electrical systems within residential buildings: service drops, grounding systems, service panels, wiring systems, devices and fixtures.

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Exterior Inspection
CNST 100

Explore inspection of retaining walls, grounds, window wells, lot grading, driveways, patios, walkways, decks, balconies, stoops and steps, porches, railing, wall cladding, flashing trim, eaves, soffits, fascia as well as exterior doors and windows. You will also learn how to describe exterior wall coverings.

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Heating Inspection I
CNST 101

Focus on inspection of 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.

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Heating Inspection II
CNST 102

Focus on inspection of vent systems, flues and chimneys, as well as fireplaces, other wood heating appliances, steam and electric heating systems.

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Interior/Insulation Inspection
CNST 103

Delve into the inspection of thermal insulation, vapor retarders and ventilation systems, as well as the inspection of interior elements of residential dwellings such as walls, ceilings, floors, basements, doors, windows, interior stairs/railings, installed countertops and cabinets and garage doors/door operators.

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Plumbing Inspection
CNST 105

Prepare to inspect the interior water supply and distribution systems (including fixtures and faucets), as well as water heating equipment and drain/vent/waste systems and their related fixtures.

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Roofing Inspection
CNST 106

The emphasis in the course is on typical defects of the various types of roof coverings, drainage systems, flashings, skylights, chimneys and other roof penetrations. You will apply your knowledge of roofing to inspections that focus on system performance, safety concerns and compliance with existing codes and standards.

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Structural Inspection
CNST 107

Focus on the structural components of a residential dwelling. Topics include foundations and footings, floors, walls and roof/ceiling structures. You will learn to apply knowledge of structures to inspections that focus on system performance, safety concerns, and compliance with good construction practices.

There are no scheduled classes at this time. Please check back soon.

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