How to Become a Licensed Home Inspector in Massachusetts
InterNACHI is the world's leading association for home inspectors. We provide free training, online testing and certification, business development, marketing support, discounts on everything from home inspection software to E&O insurance to your next truck, and more.
InterNACHI School is accredited as a postsecondary education institution by the national accrediting agency of the U.S. Department of Education to provide tuition-free online training, examination, certification, and continuing education to InterNACHI® members in Massachusetts.
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Home Inspector Licensing
While InterNACHI has been approved by the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure as a provider for Licensure Training for home inspectors (view state approval), the state does not recognize online licensing courses. We also do not have any live classes for licensing scheduled. For more information, visit the Massachusetts website and the home inspector licensing page.
To be a licensed home inspector in Massachusetts, individuals must meet certain requirements for adequate insurance coverage. InterNACHI members are eligible for discounts and enhanced coverage. Visit nachi.org/insurance for information on how to sign up.
While InterNACHI has been approved by the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure as a provider for Continuing Education for home inspectors (view state approval), the state does not recognize online licensing courses. For more information, visit the Massachusetts website.
Experience world-class inspection training and InterNACHI® member events at our House of Horrors® locations in Colorado and Florida. The InterNACHI® House of Horrors® is an entire house with 1,000 defects built under our roof. Register for a free event, take training, test-drive inspection tools, attend an inspector chapter meeting, and inspect the House of Horrors®.
Radon Tester Certification (online & free for members)
Although there are no state regulations in Massachusetts for naturally occurring radon, the state recommends that the public follow the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) guidelines for taking action. Visit the Massachusetts website for details.
Home Energy Inspector Certification (free & online)
Become a Certified Home Energy Inspector. The online training and certification are free for members. No infrared, no blower door, and no additional training needed. Visit nachi.org/home-energy-inspector.
Roof Data Technician (free for members)
The Roof Data Technician Program, developed by InterNACHI and Owens Corning and Lowe's, provides an additional revenue stream for InterNACHI members who are hired by Owens Corning as part of a roof warranty claim resolution process. (This program is operational in the United States only.) To participate in the program, visit nachi.org/roof.