Ben Gromicko

InterNACHI
1750 30th Street
Boulder, CO 80301
ben@internachi.org
 
InterNACHI, the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (www.nachi.org)
 
Chief Operating Officer
Education Director
 
Ben Gromicko is responsible for the management, administration and efficient operation of the InterNACHI Education Department, its programs, instructors, and the InterNACHI School. He enforces University policies and regulations. He is responsible for the academic, personnel, financial, marketing and administrative affairs of InterNACHI University. He is responsible for directing and communicating the vision and goals of the InterNACHI University. 

Additional responsibilities include:
  • managing course development, instruction, administration, assessment, and continuous improvement and expansion the InterNACHI curriculum and NACHI.TV content;
  • working in collaboration with state and provincial governmental regulation bodies, schools, instructors, and other education directors throughout the world, including industry experts and resources specific to the property inspection and real estate industries;
  • managing of live classrooms, schools, and instructors; and
  • obtaining governmental approvals of InterNACHI's educational courses and programs.
 
NACHI.TV
(www.nachi.tv)
 
Executive Producer
 
Ben Gromicko is responsible for managing and planning various aspects of video production, including the overall development and quality of the video production. NACHI.TV provides free lives, online classes for everyone. 
responsible for the overall quality control of productions. - See more at: http://www.media-match.com/usa/media/jobtypes/executive-producer-jobs-405700.php#sthash.cSI3WVPY.dpuf
responsible for the overall quality control of productions. - See more at: http://www.media-match.com/usa/media/jobtypes/executive-producer-jobs-405700.php#sthash.cSI3WVPY.dpuf
 
 
Certified Distance Education Instructor:  
 
Instructor
 
Ben Gromicko is a Certified Distance Education Instructor (Instructor # 67422), an internationally-recognized certification from the International Distance Education Certification Center (IDECC, www.idecc.org). InterNACHI provides online training and Continuing Education approved by the Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO, www.arello.org/index.cfm/programs/distance-education), and is a member of the Distance Education and Training Council (www.detc.org).
 

The IDECC Distance Education Standards are the global benchmark for distance education delivery measurement. The InterNACHI curriculum, including all online courses and examinations, meet the International Standards for Distance Education.

 

 
 
             
 
 
Experience and Qualifications:
 
 
Education:   
 
  • Bachelor of Science Degree, Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (1992)
  • Teaching Certificate, Education. Mathematics from the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA (1993)  
  • https://www.nachi.org/ben-j-gromicko.htm
 
Inspector:
 
 
Inspector Certifications:
 
  • Member of ASHI, 2001-2004
  • Member of InterNACHI, 1997-Present
  • PA Certified Radon Testing Individual, PA#1882
  • Certified Master Inspector®, 2006 - present
  • Certified Wood Infestation Insect Inspector, PA, 2000-2007
  • 2000-2007: Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry. Lead Paint Hazard Risk Assessor. Trained by Tom Reinhard, AllSafe Environmental, 375 Criswell Drive, Boiling Springs, PA 17007. (717) 258-4109. Certification #003090 Certification #003090.
 
NACHI.TV:   
 
  • 2007 - present:  Executive Producer of NACHI.TV www.NACHI.TV.  Producer of online training courses and educational videos, including related course books, quizzes, and exams for property inspectors, contractors and real estate professionals. Courses are state-approved for CE credits.
 
Author of Standards of Practice:
 
  • International Residential Standards of Practice for InterNACHI. Authored the original, first draft of the standards in 1996. Current version is located at https://www.nachi.org/sop
  • International Association of Certified Indoor Air Consultants (IAC2.org). Authored the IAC2 Mold Inspection Standards of Practice. This is the Standards of Practice for mold inspections of the International Association of Certified Indoor Air Consultants (www.IAC2.org). The Standards can be found at http://www.iac2.org/sop.php.
  • InterNACHI Standards of Practice for Inspecting Radon Gas Mitigation Systems. Authored the Standards of Practice in 2008. This Radon Mitigation System Inspection Standards of Practice can be found https://www.nachi.org/comsop.htm#18. The Standards guide the inspector through the process of inspecting a residential radon mitigation system and reporting defects of the system
  • Home Inspector Job Task Analysis. Facilitated the development and publication of the analysis in 2010. InterNACHI's Home Inspector Job Task Analysis is intended to list all of the tasks a home inspector may perform, as well as the knowledge, abilities, and skills required to do these tasks.
 
Author of Books:

  • Gromicko, Ben. International Residential Standards of Practice. InterNACHI. Colorado. 1996.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Residential Plumbing Overview. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2007.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Mold Inspection Standards of Practice. IAC2. Colorado. 2008.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Standards of Practice for Inspecting Radon Gas Mitigation Systems. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2008.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Inspect Pools and Spas. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2008.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Inspect for Moisture Intrusion. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Inspect HVAC Systems. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Perform Mold Inspections. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. 25 Standards Every Home Inspector Should Know. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Now That You've Had a Home Inspection. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Inspect the Exterior. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Inspect the Attic, Insulation, Ventilation, & Interior. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2009.
  • Gromicko, Ben. How to Perform Radon Inspections. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2010.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Wood-Destroying Insect Inspection Field Guide. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2010.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Home Energy Book. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2013.
  • Gromicko, Ben. Now That You’ve Had a Home Inspection in Florida. InterNACHI. Colorado. 2015.