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Home Inspector Training Academy

Registration - Spring Season of Saturdays


How to Become a Home Inspector: January - March, 2021


Our How to Become a Home Inspector course will take you through the entire process of inspecting a home, delivering an inspection report, and how to compose yourself as an industry professional. Nationally recognized expert home inspector, Hollis Brown, will be your guide to getting your career off to a solid start.

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Start Date And Time

01/09/2021 09:00 am

End Date And Time

03/13/2021 05:00 pm




Spring Saturdays - Core Curriculum

This course has been approved by the Maryland Licensing Commission, and the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation, and exceeds the requirements of the Maryland state licensing law. It is being offered online beginning in January, 2021.  Class will meet on Saturdays, online in our virtual classroom.  Each day includes eight hours of technical training from 9am tp 5pm.

Note:  Given the developing situation with COVID-19, this class is scheduled to begin online. If the state of emergencies remain in effect in Virginia and Maryland, the class will be held completely online. However, if the stay at home orders are lifted, the class will move to an in-classroom format. Classes would then be held at our regular location in Arlington, Virginia.

Course Description:  72 Hour Core Curriculum

Classroom Location:  Virtual Classroom Online

Course Fee:  $1,995 USD

Final Exam Fee:  $150 USD

Tuition Financing:  $395 Down payment due at Registration at least 7 days prior to the first day of class. Weekly payments of $200 until your balance is paid.

Text Book Requirements:  Students may purchase The Home Reference Book, by Carson Dunlop.

Prerequisites:  None


9-Day Course Schedule

  • Saturday Day I - January 9, 2021:  Introduction & Overview, Structural Systems
  • Saturday , Day II - January 16, 2021: Structural, Heating Systems
  • Saturday, Day III - January 23, 2021:  Heating, Cooling Systems
  • Saturday, Day IV - January 30, 2021:  Cooling, Plumbing Systems, Bathrooms
  • Saturday, Day V - February 6, 2021:  Electrical Systems, Interiors
  • Saturday, Day VI - February 20, 2021:  Kitchens, Fireplaces & Solid-fuel Burning Appliances, Crawlspaces & Attics, Insulation & Ventilation, Exteriors
  • Saturday, Day VII - February 27, 2021:  Exterior, Roofing
  • Saturday, Day VIII - March 6, 2021Roofing , Code of Ethics
  • Saturday, Day IX - March 13, 2021Standard of Practice, Report Writing
  • Final Exam - By Appointment

Home Inspector Training Academy: 703-468-1400