How to Become a Certified Home Inspector in Nevada


Home Inspector Licensing: 

To become a licensed home inspector in Nevada, you must provide to the state proof of:
  • completing a Division-approved course of at least 40 hours;
  • passing a Division-approved state exam;
  • performing supervised 25 home inspections; and
  • the ability to produce a home inspection report according to the Standards.  
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. InterNACHI has everything you need, all in one place. 
For more information about Certification and CE requirements in Nevada, visit the Nevada website.

Continuing Education (online & free for members):

Nevada Department of Business and Industry Real Estate Division approves the following free, online InterNACHI courses for Continuing Education (CE) for licensed home inspectors.
For details about Licensing and Continuing Education requirements in Nevada, visit Nevada's website
  1. Nevada Home Inspectors Standards of Practice and Legal Rules Course. CE.0254000-IOS. 4 hours CE. View the approval letter
  2. Defect Recognition and Report Writing Course. CE.0256000-IOS. 4 hours CE. View the approval letter.
  3. Commercial Property Inspection Prerequisite (CE.0224000-IOS, 4 Hours CE) View the approval letter.
  4. Inspecting Means of Egress (CE.0207000-IOS, 4 Hours CE) View the approval letter
  5. Safe Practices for the Home Inspector (CE.0209000-IOS, 4 Hours CE) View the approval letter
  6. How to Perform Residential Electrical Inspections (CE.0220000-IOS, 4 Hours CE) View the approval letter.
  7. Structural Issues for Home Inspectors (CE.0221000-IOS, 4 Hours CE) View the approval letter.
  8. How to Perform Roof Inspections (CE.0222000-IOS, 4 Hours CE) View the approval letter.
  9. Log Home Inspection (CE.0225000-IOS, 8 Hours CE) View the approval letter.
  10. Residential Plumbing Overview for Inspectors (CE.0226000-IOS, 8 Hours CE) View the approval letter.
  11. How to Perform Exterior Inspections (CE.028700-IOS, 8 Hours CE). View the approval letter.
  12. How to inspect for Moisture Intrusion (CE.0288000-IOS, 4 Hours CE). View the approval letter.
  13. How to Inspect the Attic, Insulation, Ventilation, and Interior (CE.0289000-IOS). View the approval letter
  14. How to Perform Deck Inspections (CE.0290000-IOS). View the approval letter
  15. How to Inspect Fireplaces, Stoves, & Chimneys (CE.0291000-IOS). View the approval letter.
  16. 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know (CE.0292000-IOS). View the approval letter.
  17. How to Inspect Pools & Spas (CE.0293000-IOS). View the approval letter.
  18. How to Inspect HVAC Systems (CE.0294000-IOS). View the approval letter.
  19. Residential Structural Design for Home Inspectors (CE.0295000-IOS). View the approval letter.
  20. How to Inspect Manufactured and Mobile Homes (CE.0296000-IOS). View the approval letter.
  21. How to Inspect Septic Systems (CE.0297000-IOS). View the approval letter.

Wood-Destroying Organism Course (online & free for members):

The Nevada Department of Agriculture approves InterNACHI's free, online "Wood-Destroying Organism Inspection Course" for Continuing Education credits for licensed pesticide applicators. View the approval of the course from Nevada's Department of Agriculture
Members can become an InterNACH-Certified Wood-Destroying Organisms Inspector.

Radon Measurement Certification and CE (online & free for members):

Nevada Department of Health and Human Services recommends that radon measurement service providers be listed as certified by nationally recognized certification organizations. For details, visit the Nevada Radon Program managed by the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.
InterNACHI's "Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provider" course (free & online for members) is approved by NRPP and AARST for both Entry Level Certification (INACH-1) and Continuing Education (INACH-401). Not a member? Join now.

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. Visit

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

Archived Documents:

View approval of Standards of Practice and Legal Rules course.

View approval of Defect Recognition and Report Writing course.







From: Ingrid Trillo
Date: January 29, 2010 6:08:03 PM MST
Subject: CE course number

Hi Lisa,




CE.0223000-IOS  6 HRS GREEN BUILDING   6 hours out of the request 8 hours.




I will have a formal letter mailed out next week, with a certificate.  Will let you know when it is posted on our website. 


Ingrid Trillo
IOS Program Officer
Nevada Department of Agriculture approved InterNACHI's free, online Wood Destroying Organism course.
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