Accelerated Inspector Training Course

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Day One

8:00 — 8:30 Reg­is­tra­tion 
8:30 — 6:30 Class 

Intro­duc­tion

  • Overview of the Build­ing Inspec­tion Indus­try
  • Under­stand­ing the Home Inspec­tion & Inspec­tor Require­ments
  • Review of  Stan­dards of Prac­tice, Code of Ethics
  • Tools of the Trade

Struc­tur­al Com­po­nents

  • Fram­ing Types and Defects
  • Ana­lyz­ing Struc­tur­al Defects
  • Diag­nos­ing Water Pen­e­tra­tion
  • Soils and Grad­ing

Exte­ri­or and Roof

  • Deter­mi­na­tion of Roof Age and Inspect­ing the Roof Sys­tem
  • Gut­ters and Down­spouts
  • Wall Sys­tems, Win­dows and Doors

Plumb­ing

  • Inspect­ing Kitchens and Baths
  • Leaks — Show­er Pans and more
  • Han­dling Sep­tic and Well Issues
  • Grounds
  • Grad­ing — cause and effect
  • Dri­ve, Walks and Retain­ing Walls

 

Day Two

8:30 — 6:30 Class 

Elec­tri­cal

  • Main Pan­el
  • Branch Wiring Inspec­tions
  • Ser­vice Entrance

Heat­ing and Cool­ing

  • How to Inspect Heat Exchang­ers
  • Heat­ing Sys­tems: Heat Pumps, Grav­i­ty, Forced Air, Hot Water Stor­age
  • Deter­min­ing Size and Age
  • Cen­tral Air Con­di­tion­ing
  • Fire­place Inspec­tions

Inte­ri­ors and Attic

  • Stairs and Handrails
  • Ceil­ings, Floors and Walls
  • Attic Ven­ti­la­tion and Mois­ture Stains
  • Insu­la­tion — Types and “R” Val­ue
  • Envi­ron­men­tal Con­cerns: Radon, Lead, Asbestos, Water Qual­i­ty, Mold

Busi­ness and office pro­ce­dures

  • Report Writing/Samples
  • Pre-Inspec­tion Agree­ments
  • Insur­ance Types
  • Avoid­ing Law­suits

 

Day Three

8:30 — 6:30 Class 

Hands-On Inspec­tion

  • In the Field Home Inspec­tion
  • Write a Report & Review It

Oth­er

  • Sales & Mar­ket­ing
  • Busi­ness Devel­op­ment
  • Com­put­er­ized Report­ing
  • Estab­lish­ing Cre­den­tials

Take Home Test

  • A Take-Home Test that takes approx­i­mate­ly 3 — 4 Hours to com­plete for your PITI/BCTC Cer­ti­fi­ca­tion. It will also assist you in prepar­ing for your respec­tive state exam.

 

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Pro­fes­sional and Indus­try
Tech­ni­cal Col­lege
Reg­is­ter
3617 East Noland Court
Suite 107
Inde­pen­dence, MO 64055


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