To Become an Ohio-Licensed Home Inspector
STEP #1: Join InterNACHI® as a member at $49 per month (cancel any time) or $499 per year.
STEP #2: Take InterNACHI's Free, Online Ohio Pre-Licensing Course.
STEP #3: After completing the pre-licensing course, submit to the State of Ohio the inspector application, including a background check, documentation of ten parallel inspections or curriculum experience and a peer review, and insurance. The details are on the Ohio state website.
Become an InterNACHI® Certified Home Inspector
Just because you're licensed doesn't mean you'll be successful. Compete with other home inspectors by becoming an InterNACHI-Certified Professional Inspector CPI®. The nationally-accredited Home Inspector Certificate Program is free and online for members. As an InterNACHI-Certified Home Inspector, you can take advantage of all of the marketing and business resources that InterNACHI® provides for free.
Home Inspector Continuing Education (free & online for members)
Sec 4764.08 of the Ohio Home Inspector Licensing Law states that during each three-year period that a license is valid, a licensed home inspector shall successfully complete at least 14 hours of continuing education annually. InterNACHI® School (internachi.edu
) provides free, online Continuing Education courses for licensed home inspectors in Ohio. Take InterNACHI's free, online courses for Continuing Education.
Insurance for Home Inspectors in Ohio
Resources for Parallel Inspections and Peer Reviews
InterNACHI members have full access to the Mentoring database and can reach out to any licensed Ohio Inspector to complete their 10 parallel inspections. Additionally, the following inspectors may be contacted directly to inquire about parallel inspections and peer reviews.
Home Inspector Chapters in Ohio
Join a Chapter of home inspectors in Ohio.
Online Forum for Ohio Inspectors
Join the discussion with other licensed home inspectors in Ohio on InterNACHI's Inspection Community Forum for Ohio.
Contact Other Members in Ohio
InterNACHI® School (internachi.edu) is the only home inspector college accredited by the U.S. Department of Education. All training, exams, and Continuing Education are free for members. Join InterNACHI® today.
Home Inspector Training Partner Classes
Certified Radon Testing in Ohio (free & online for members)
Manufactured & Mobile Home Inspector (free & online for members)
Columbus Board of REALTORS
The Columbus Board of REALTORS requires that inspectors be members in good standing of a national inspection association such as InterNACHI. Thanks to lobbying efforts by InterNACHI’s attorney, it was the decision of the Board of Directors of the Columbus Board of REALTORS, at its February 23, 2011 meeting to approve the Standard Qualified Inspector Clause #402 which prevents non-members from performing inspections and requires home inspectors to be a members in good standing of a national inspection association such as InterNACHI. Read more...
City of Toledo
To comply with this provision, complete the "Home Inspector Registration Info And Application" by checking "NAHI".
Become a Certified Wood-Destroying Organisms (WDO) Inspector
Become a Certified Home Energy Inspector (free & online for members)
The Roof Data Technician Program, developed by InterNACHI® and Owens Corning®, 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.)
Become a Roof Data Tech
Inspection Business Resources (free & online for members)
InterNACHI provides members business and marketing resources, including:
Inspector Marketing Services
InterNACHI's Member Market Team provides free marketing design, illustration, and consultation services to InterNACHI® 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. Contact the Inspector Marketing Department today.
Get Free Marketing Design Services
Marketing to Real Estate Agents
InterNACHI provides free resources to members who network with real estate agents, including:
InterNACHI® members give free marketing cards to real estate agents. The cards provide simple instructions for real estate agents to complete free, online state-approved Continuing Education to help renew their licenses. Check out InterNACHI's free, online CE courses for licensed real estate agents.
Order Free Marketing Cards
Hands-On Training at the House of Horrors®
The InterNACHI® House of Horrors® is an entire house with a thousand defects built under our roof. Experience world-class inspection training and InterNACHI® member events at our two locations in Colorado and Florida. Register for a free event, take training, test-drive inspection tools, attend chapter meetings, and inspect the House of Horrors®.
Visit the House of Horrors®
Homeowner Newsletter (free & online members)
15 Steps to Become a Successful Home Inspector
InterNACHI provides everything you need to be successful.
Check Out the 15 Steps
Membership Benefits (free for members)