How to Become a Licensed Home Inspector in British Columbia, Canada

Home Inspector Licensing:

The Home Inspector Licensing Regulation requires all individuals who assess the condition of a residential dwelling or property to be licensed to practice in British Columbia. Visit Consumer Protection BC related to home inspections. InterNACHI is currently working on obtaining approval for our program. 

InterNACHI® School 

The InterNACHI® School is a Member College of the National Association of Career Colleges of Canada (NACC), a national association representing 500 regulated career colleges across Canada. InterNACHI School is an accredited tuition-free college that provides online training, examination, certifications, and continuing education to its members in Canada. 

The InterNACHI® School is also accredited in the United States as a postsecondary education institution by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training, a national accrediting agency of the U.S. Department of Education (USDE). View the USDE accreditation.


Certified Home Inspector (free & online for members)


Insurance for Inspectors

To be a licensed home inspector in British Columbia, individuals must meet certain requirements for adequate insurance coverage. InterNACHI members are eligible for discounts and enhanced coverage. Visit for information on how to sign up. 

Continuing Education (online & free for members):

InterNACHI-Certified Home Inspectors are required to complete twenty-four (24) hours of Continuing Education every year to renew their certification. Review InterNACHI's Continuing Education Policy. 

All of InterNACHI's online education courses are free to members. Not a member? Join nowAfter joining as a member, you'll have access to everything you need to be successful, including all of InterNACHI's online training, certifications, Continuing Education, marketing, and business services. InterNACHI has everything you need, all in one place. 


Home Energy Inspector Certification (online & free for members):


Become a Certified Home Energy Inspector™. The online training and certification is free for members. No infrared, no blower door, and no additional training needed.


Radon Tester Certification in British Columbia (online & free for members) 

C-NRPP-certified professionals are certified to work in every province and territory in Canada. To learn more about how to become C-NRPP certified, visit C-NRPP's website.


 Wood-Destroying Organisms (WDO)

British Columbia requires that pest-control applicators be licensed. For more information you can look here. InterNACHI's Wood-Destroying Organisms (WDO) Inspection Course may be a beneficial educational tool for those looking to become licensed.

Business & Marketing (online & free for members):


InterNACHI's Marketing Team will design a new logo for your inspection business or re-design your existing logo, and design and customize your business cards, flyers and brochures. It's all for free. Take a look at the free design work we've done for our members (free to members). Contact the Inspector Marketing Department today