Continuing Education for Florida-Licensed Home Inspectors (free & online)

   
    Reminder: Your FL Home Inspector License needs to be renewed every two years before July 31st. The most recent deadline was July 31st, 2016. The next deadline will be July 31st, 2018. To renew your license, complete our free, online Continuing Education courses below. 
     
    According to the DBPR Rule as of October 22, 2013, Florida-licensed home inspectors are required to complete at least fourteen (14) hours of Continuing Education credits prior to their expiration of their license. Twelve (12) hours must be based on the components of a home ("General"), and two (2) hours must be based on hurricane wind mitigation ("Hurricane").
     
    InterNACHI's How to Perform Wind Mitigation Inspections Course, #0000059, is approved for 16 hours (14 of "General" and 2 hours "Hurricane"). Scroll down this page to view the DBPR course approval letter. 
     
    Florida-licensed home inspectors can attain Continuing Education by taking the following free, online courses that are approved by Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation (DBPR). The courses are online & free for members. Not a member? Join now.
       
       

      Continuing Education for FL-Licensed Mold Assessors & Remediators:

      Licensed Mold Assessors and Remediators in Florida can attain Continuing Education credits by taking InterNACHI's free, online mold course.
       
       

      120-Hour Home Inspector Pre-Licensing (online & free for members):

      To become a licensed home inspector in Florida, you have to:

       

      Proctored Home Inspector State Exam (online, open to everyone):

      To become a Licensed Home Inspector in Florida, you're required to take a state exam. InterNACHI's online exam is approved by DBPR. To take the InterNACHI FL Home Inspector Licensing Exam, visit nachi.org/florida-licensing-home-inspector-exam. The exam questions are extracted from the 120-hour online pre-licensing course (free to members).
       
       
       
       
       

      Archived Documents:

       
      View approval of How to Perform Wind Mitigation Inspections Course. Course #0000059. 16 hours (14 General, 2 Hurricane). Expiration 09/06/2018.  
       
       
      View approval of Wind and Hail Damage Inspections Course. Course #0000050. 4 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018.
       
      View approval of Structural Issues for Home Inspectors Course. Course #0000053. 4 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018. 
       
      View approval of How to Perform Residential Electrical Inspections Course. Course #0000058. 4 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018.
       
      View approval of 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know Course. Course #0000052. 5 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018.
       
      View approval of How to Inspect Pools and Spas Course. Course #0000054. 8 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018.
       
      View approval of How to Perform Deck Inspections Course. Course #0000055. 3 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018. 
       
      View approval of How to Inspect Septic Systems Course. Course #0000056. 10 hours. Expiration 09/06/2018. 
       
      View approval of Meth House Hazards & Remediation Course. Course #0000976. 10 hours. Expiration 05/21/2018. 
       
      View approval of Safe Practices for the Home Inspector Course. Course #0000047. 4 hours. Expiration 05/02/2018.
       
      View approval of How to Perform Roof Inspections Course. Course #0000043. 4 hours. Expiration 05/02/2018.
       
      View approval of Commercial Property Inspection Prerequisite Course. Course #0000042, 8 hours. Expiration 05/02/2018.
       
      View approval of Wood-Destroying Organism Inspection Course. Course #0000044. 12 hours. Expiration 05/11/2018.
       
      View approval of How to Inspect the Exterior Course. Course #0000041. 16 hours. Expiration 05/02/2018. 
       
      View approval of Residential Plumbing Overview for Inspectors Course. Course #0000040. 8 hours. Expiration 05/03/2018.