InterNACHI® Code of Ethics Course

Welcome to InterNACHI's free, online Code of Ethics Course. 
InterNACHI®, the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, promotes a high standard of professionalism, business ethics, and inspection procedures.
InterNACHI® members adhere to the International Code of Ethics for Home Inspectors.


The goal of the course is to teach inspectors about the Code of Ethics for Home Inspectors.


Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to: 
  • Recall certain restrictions described by the Code of Ethics;
  • Consider another person's dilemma;
  • Evaluate evidence of a conflict of interest or violation of ethics; and
  • Resolve conflict.

Course includes:

  • 2,422 words; 
  • Inspection and writing assignment;
  • Reading and writing assignment;
  • 21 quiz questions in 3 quizzes;
  • 15-question final exam (drawn from a larger pool);
  • instant grading; and
  • a downloadable, printable Certificate of Completion.

You will learn the following topics:  

  • Duty to the Public
  • Duty to Continue Education
  • Duty to the Profession and InterNACHI

Home Inspector Code of Ethics Course

Course # 4502



Estimated hours of student work for the average student

Academic Engagement

Reading. The time is # of words in the course / 140 wpm. Divide by 50 minutes. 


Answering Quiz Questions. The time is # of quiz questions * 1.85 mpq. Divide by 50 minutes. 


Answering Final Exam Questions. The time is # of quiz questions * 1.85 mpq. Divide by 50 minutes. 


Submitting an ethical situation writing assignment

Submitting a research and writing assignment





Preparation With the Course. The time is # of words in the course / 140 / 2. Divide by 50 minutes. 


Preparation With the Book. The time is # of words in the book / 140 / 2. Divide by 50 minutes.

Reading, research, and studying related to completing the research and writing assignment
Studying and preparing for inspection processes according to a Standards of Practice, including observing situations where an ethical decision must be made during a home inspection 



Sub Total

6.8 clock hours

Overall Total

  • 7.0 clock hours
  • 7.0 InterNACHI CE credit hours
  • 0.7 CEU

Upon completion of this course and passing of the 15-question final exam (drawn from a larger pool), the student can download and print their own Certificate of Completion which is auto-generated in their own name.
The InterNACHI® member's information is recorded on InterNACHI's servers for membership compliance verification and automatically logs his/her completion into InterNACHI's online Continuing Education Log.
Non-members may view only the first page/slide of the course.
Members will need their username and password. If you have forgotten your password, CLICK HERE (instant response) or email and request it (don't forget your name).

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