Welcome to InterNACHI's free, online "COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for Home Inspectors and Contractors" Course. This course is free and open to everyone (not just InterNACHI® members). The COVID logo is available only to individuals who complete the course.
The goal of this course is to teach home inspectors and contractors on the best practices, inspection steps, and safety guidelines to protect themselves from the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Essential Business & Code of Ethics:
Many countries, states, provinces, and local governments have responded to the 2020 coronavirus pandemic by restricting many businesses from operating.
According to the InterNACHI® Code of Ethics
, the InterNACHI® member shall comply with all government rules and requirements of the jurisdiction where he or she conducts business.
After successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- describe COVID-19;
- list the symptoms of COVID-19;
- describe how COVID-19 spreads;
- choose and implement safe work practices; and
- apply safety guidelines to reduce the risk of exposure.
- 5.0 InterNACHI CE credit hours;
- 0.5 CEU;
- 8,026 words;
- 12 minutes of video;
- 15 quiz questions in 1 quiz;
- 15 question final exam (drawn from a larger pool);
- instant grading;
- a downloadable, printable Certificate of Completion.
You will learn the following topics:
Symptoms of COVID0-19
Emergency warning signs
How COVID-19 spreads
Steps all workers can take to reduce the risk of exposure
Develop an infectious disease preparedness and response plan
Prepare to implement basic infection prevention measures
Procedures for identifying sick people
Workplace flexibilities and protections
Safe work practices
Washing hands video
Four classifications of risk
Four things home inspectors can do to have a positive impact on their community
Federal, state, and local agencies
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 student's (InterNACHI member's) information is recorded on InterNACHI's servers for membership compliance, verification, and automatically logs completion into InterNACHI's online Continuing Education log.
COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for Home Inspectors and Contractors Course
Course # 4900
Estimated hours for the average student
Reading online course instructional material at 140 words per minute
Watching and listening to instructional video
Taking the exam
Studying and reviewing instructional material in preparation for taking quizzes and exam
Reading the downloaded student course book including taking the quizzes with the book
Reading, research, and studying related to completing the research and writing assignment
And, in keeping with InterNACHI's commitment to Continuing Education, the online course is open and free to all members and non-members, and can be taken again and again, without limit.
Reminder to members: InterNACHI's Code of Ethics
1.10 requires that you comply with all government rules and licensing requirements of the jurisdiction where you conduct business. InterNACHI's courses and Standards generally exceed the Standards of Practice that you are required to abide by locally.
This course has been approved by: