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InterNACHI® members have free and unlimited access to all of the InterNACHI® School's online courses. Some online courses are open and free to everyone. The InterNACHI® School is the only home inspector school accredited by a national accrediting agency of the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) and is a Member College of the National Association of Career Colleges (NACC) of Canada. To access any or all of the online courses, non-members must pay $49 per month or $499 per year (the same fees that members pay).

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Infrared Thermography Inspection Training Course Building Science

The goal of this course is to teach home inspectors about infrared thermography and its applications for inspecting residential properties. ICC approved.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 5 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 60-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Connecticut Home Inspection Licensing Board
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
  • Indiana Home Inspectors Licensing Board
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisers and Home Inspectors
  • MHIB, Mississippi Home Inspector Board
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • New Hampshire Board of Home Inspectors
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oklahoma Construction Industries Board Home Inspector Division
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
  • Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
  • TREC, Texas Real Estate Commission - Continuing Education
  • ICC, International Code Council
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI)
  • United States Department of Education
  • Washington State Department of Licensing
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

How to Inspect Water Heater Tanks Course Plumbing

The goal of this course is to teach home inspectors how to inspect residential water heater tanks, including fuel and electric water heater tanks. This course is ICC approved and is part of the four-point inspection certification.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 4 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 60-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Arkansas Home Inspector Registration Board
  • Colorado State Plumbing Board
  • Connecticut Home Inspection Licensing Board
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
  • IDFPR, Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
  • Indiana Home Inspectors Licensing Board
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisers and Home Inspectors
  • MHIB, Mississippi Home Inspector Board
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • NCHILB, North Carolina Home Inspector Licensure Board
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • New Hampshire Board of Home Inspectors
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oklahoma Construction Industries Board Home Inspector Division
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
  • TREC, Texas Real Estate Commission - Continuing Education
  • ICC, International Code Council
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI)
  • United States Department of Education
  • Washington State Department of Licensing
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Inspecting the Means of Egress Course Interior

The goal of this course is to teach the student to perform accurate inspections of the means of egress in a home. ICC approved.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 4 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 58-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Connecticut Home Inspection Licensing Board
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
  • IDFPR, Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
  • Indiana Home Inspectors Licensing Board
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisers and Home Inspectors
  • MHIB, Mississippi Home Inspector Board
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • NCHILB, North Carolina Home Inspector Licensure Board
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • New Hampshire Board of Home Inspectors
  • New Jersey Home Inspection Advisory Committee
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Nevada Real Estate Division
  • Oklahoma Construction Industries Board Home Inspector Division
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
  • Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
  • TREC, Texas Real Estate Commission - Continuing Education
  • ICC, International Code Council
  • United States Department of Education
  • Washington State Department of Licensing
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Log Home Inspection Course Structure

The goal of this course is to teach home inspectors how to inspect log homes. ICC approved.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 8 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 17 sections
  • 30 quizzes
  • 100-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Arkansas Home Inspector Registration Board
  • Connecticut Home Inspection Licensing Board
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
  • IDFPR, Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
  • Indiana Home Inspectors Licensing Board
  • Kentucky Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisers and Home Inspectors
  • MHIB, Mississippi Home Inspector Board
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • NCHILB, North Carolina Home Inspector Licensure Board
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • New Hampshire Board of Home Inspectors
  • New Jersey Home Inspection Advisory Committee
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Nevada Real Estate Division
  • Oklahoma Construction Industries Board Home Inspector Division
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
  • Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
  • TREC, Texas Real Estate Commission - Continuing Education
  • ICC, International Code Council
  • United States Department of Education
  • Washington State Department of Licensing
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Green Building Inspection Course Home Energy

The goal of this course is to teach home inspectors what green building is, why green building techniques are important, and how to recognize green systems and features in homes. ICC approved.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 8 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 21 sections
  • 45 quizzes
  • 100-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Connecticut Home Inspection Licensing Board
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation
  • Indiana Home Inspectors Licensing Board
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • Maryland Commission of Real Estate Appraisers and Home Inspectors
  • MHIB, Mississippi Home Inspector Board
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • NCHILB, North Carolina Home Inspector Licensure Board
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • New Hampshire Board of Home Inspectors
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oklahoma Construction Industries Board Home Inspector Division
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
  • Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
  • TREC, Texas Real Estate Commission - Continuing Education
  • ICC, International Code Council
  • Building Performance Institute (BPI)
  • United States Department of Education
  • Washington State Department of Licensing
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

West Virginia Licensure Law & Regulations for Home Inspectors Standards

This course is required for West Virginia pre-licensing and will teach the student about the laws regarding home inspector certification in West Virginia.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 2 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 7 quizzes
  • 20-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • United States Department of Education
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Cours du Comment effectuer l’inspection d’une terrasse General

Ce cours enseigne à l'inspecteur comment effectuer des inspections de terrasses en bois résidentielles et commerciales. Il comprend un examen de tous les défauts courants du pont.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 3 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 12 sections
  • 5 quizzes
  • 17-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • United States Department of Education

Introduction to Home Inspections for Real Estate Professionals General

In this course for real estate professionals, the student will learn what really matters in a home inspection; how a home inspection is conducted; how a home works; what problems in a house look like; how to fix house problems; and how to maintain a home.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 12 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 21 sections
  • 12 quizzes
  • 30-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Inspecting for Corrosion of Connectors and Fasteners at Coastal Buildings Structure

This course teaches the inspector about the causes of rust and corrosion and the appropriate measures to take to identify and reduce corrosion of metal connectors and fasteners in coastal area homes and buildings.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 7 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 13 sections
  • 7 quizzes
  • 20-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Introduction to Home Inspections Course General

The goal of this course is to teach the student the Home Inspection Standards of Practice; how to perform a home inspection; how a home works; how to find defects that may exist in a house; how to fix those defects; how to maintain a home; and how to save home energy.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 25 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 21 sections
  • 13 quizzes
  • 60-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Indiana Home Inspectors Licensing Board
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • MHIB, Mississippi Home Inspector Board
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Fundamentals of Risk Mitigation Video Course General

The goal of this course is to teach new and established home inspectors how which business entities, write and use a contract, what documents are relevant to risk mitigation, and important considerations when communicating with clients to consider when attempting to reduce claims filed against them.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 4 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 6 sections
  • 4 quizzes
  • 15-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

FAA Drone Pilot Recurrent Training for Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft General

This InterNACHI® online course is sourced directly from the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). If you have an FAA-issued Remote Pilot Certificate, you are required to have registered with the FAA and completed an FAA online training course on the FAA.gov website within the previous 24 calendar months to operate UAS under part 107. The goal of this course is to ensure the student's continued understanding of Part 107 rules and the latest changes to the operating requirements and limitations for FAA-certified drone pilots. This course will help you take and pass the FAA recurrent training course and exam.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 6 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 8 sections
  • 12 quizzes
  • 45-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provider Course (NJ Candidate) Indoor Air Quality

The goal of this course is to teach the student how to perform radon measurements. This course is required by New Jersey for those radon candidates looking to be licensed by the state.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 16 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 23 sections
  • 13 quizzes
  • 120-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • AARST NRPP
  • United States Department of Education

TREC Inspector Legal and Ethics and SOP Review Course Standards

The goal of this course is to teach students the Texas Real Estate Inspector Legal and Ethics Rules and Standards of Practice updates.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 8 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 15 sections
  • 32-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • TREC, Texas Real Estate Commission - Continuing Education
  • United States Department of Education

Radon Measurement Professional Initial Training Course Indoor Air Quality

The goal of this course is to train the student to become a certified radon measurement professional. Upon completion of this course, the student will be eligible to take the NRPP Measurement Professional certification exam.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 16 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 32 sections
  • 14 quizzes
  • 100-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alaska Cooperative Extension
  • Alabama Department of Public Health
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Arkansas Department of Health
  • Arizona Radiation Regulatory Agency
  • California Department of Public Health
  • Colorado Office of Radon Professionals
  • Connecticut Department of Public Health
  • District of Columbia Department of Environment
  • Delaware Health and Social Services
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Hawaii Indoor Air Quality Program
  • IA Dept. of Public Health
  • Idaho Dept. of Health and Welfare
  • Indiana State Department of Health
  • Kansas Dept. of Health and Environment
  • Kentucky Radon Program
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • Maine Division of Environmental Health Radon Section
  • Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
  • Minnesota Dept. of Health, Indoor Air Program
  • Montana Department of Environmental Quality
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Department of Health Radon Program
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
  • New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Radon Program
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Nevada State Health Division
  • Ohio Department of Health
  • Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Radon Program
  • Oregon Health Authority, Research and Education Section
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
  • RI Department of Health
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • South Dakota Department of Environment & Natural Resources
  • AARST NRPP
  • United States Department of Education
  • Virginia Department of Health
  • Washington State department of Health
  • Wisconsin Department of Health Services
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia Radiation, Toxics & Indoor Air Division
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office
  • Wyoming Radon Project

Inspecting the Masonry Chimney Flashing Online Course General

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to: (a) inspect the components of the flashing installed at a masonry chimney stack; (b) identify and describe each component of the masonry chimney flashing; and (c) describe to clients the flashing areas where potential defects related to improper installation may be observed during an inspection.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 12 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 20-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

New Mexico Home Inspection Standards of Practice Standards

The goal of this course is to teach students the New Mexico Home Inspection Standards of Practice

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 2 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 7 sections
  • 30-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • United States Department of Education

Property Maintenance & Housing Code Inspector Course Standards

The goal of this course is to teach students how a code officer inspects a home, building, or structure in order to enforce the minimum maintenance standards and condition of homes, buildings, and structures in the local jurisdiction to help ensure they are safe, sanitary, and fit for occupation and use.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 59 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 17 sections
  • 10 quizzes
  • 255-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • Service Alberta Home Inspector Licensing
  • Alabama Division of Construction Management
  • Delaware Board of Home Inspectors
  • Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors
  • The Montana Department of Labor and Industry
  • North Dakota Licensing Division
  • Home Inspector Licensing
  • Oregon Construction Contractors Board
  • South Carolina Residential Builders Commission
  • United States Department of Education
  • Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshall's Office

Arizona Standards of Practice and Professional Regulations Standards

This course has been designed to familiarize Arizona home inspectors on Arizona standards of practice as well as pertinent forms and legal issues and rules

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 2 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 9 sections
  • 3 quizzes
  • 30-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • United States Department of Education

Illinois Safe Practices and Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Course General

**To earn the four credit hours of continuing education this course's final exam must be proctored** Learn how to communicate, resolve issues, and identify, prevent, and react to sexual harassment in the workplace.

  • Available to non-members for a fee
  • 10 approved credit hours (may be different in your state - see course approvals below)
  • 29 sections
  • 19 quizzes
  • 25-question final exam
Approved by
  • Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA)
  • IDFPR, Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
  • United States Department of Education