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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