How to Become a Licensed Home Inspector in Alaska


Home Inspector Licensing:

To be a licensed home inspector in Alaska, individuals must pass the state examination for home inspectors. For more information about licensing home inspectors in Alaska, visit the Alaska Department of Business and Professional Licensing website for home inspectors
To prepare for the state exam, you can take InterNACHI's Online Home Inspector Exam (free), take the InterNACHI State Exam Prep Course (free to members), and take InterNACHI's online courses (free to members). Not a member? Join now.
After joining as a member, you'll have access to everything you need to be successful, including all of InterNACHI's online training, certifications, Continuing Education, marketing, and business services. Become a Certified Professional Inspector®.

Home Inspector Continuing Education (online & free for members):

Licensed home inspectors in Alaska are required to take Continuing Education every year.
The following courses are approved by the Alaska Department of Business and Professional Licensing: 

Radon Tester Certification in Alaska (online & free for members): 

Although there are no state regulations for radon testing in Alaska, the state recommends to the public the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidelines for testing. (as of Oct 2014) Visit the Alaska website for details.
Become a Certified Radon Tester by taking InterNACHI's free, online "Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provide Course," which is NRPP- and AARST-approved for both initial certification and Continuing Education. The course details are located at

Marketing Cards (free for members):

InterNACHI is an Alaska-approved course provider for licensed real estate agents in Alaska. This is a great marketing strategy for InterNACHI members who want to promote their businesses to licensed real estate agents who need Continuing Education. InterNACHI members can hand out marketing cards to licensed real estate professionals. Each card provides instructions on how a licensed professional can attain free, online Continuing Education credits. When a real estate professional logs into a course and enters your InterNACHI member ID number, you receive a notification by email. Order your free cards by visiting


Home Energy Inspector™Certification (online & free for members):

Become a Certified Home Energy Inspector™. The online training and certification is free for members. No infrared, no blower door, and no additional training needed. 

Home Energy Score Assessor (online & free for members):

The Home Energy Score is similar to a vehicle's miles-per-gallon rating, and any qualified inspector in the U.S. can generate a Home Energy Score in less than an hour. The Home Energy Score provides:
  • a score on a scale of 1 to 10; 
  • facts about the home and its energy use; and 
  • recommendations generated by the U.S. Department of Energy to improve the score and energy efficiency. 
  To become a Home Energy Score Assessor, you must:
  1. be an InterNACHI-Certified Home Energy Inspector (online & free for members); 
  2. complete the 3D-house training (online & free for members);
  3. agree to participate in a Quality Assurance Plan with other local Home Energy Inspector(free for members); and
  4. email Michelle to participate in the program.

Roof Data Technician (free for members to participate):

The Roof Data Technician Program, developed by InterNACHI and Owens Corning and Lowe's, provides an additional revenue stream for InterNACHI members who are hired by Owens Corning as part of a roof warranty claim resolution process. (This program is operational in the United States only.) To participate in the program, visit

Business & Marketing (online & free for members):

Free, online "Home Inspection Business Course":
InterNACHI's Marketing Team will design a new logo for your inspection business or re-design your existing logo, and design and customize your business cards, flyers and brochures. It's all for free. Take a look at the free design work we've done for our members (free to members). Contact the Inspector Marketing Department today

Homeowner Newsletter (online & free for members):

Keep in touch with all of your clients! The InterNACHI Homeowner Newsletter is: 
  • free to members;
  • customized by you according to condition of each house inspected;
  • has 5 years worth of monthly issues;
  • includes your photo and logo in each issue.
Your photo or business logo and website link will appear in each newsletter issue, so your clients can keep your contact information handy. Learn more about the newsletter at
Order handout cards to sign homeowners up for your Homeowner Newsletter (a customizable, monthly newsletter system that is free to members). Order your cards at

Everything You Need, All in One Place:

InterNACHI provides everything you need to be successful. Visit

Membership Benefits (free for members):

InterNACHI provides over $75,000 worth of benefits to its members at no cost. Visit

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