How to Become a Certified Home Inspector in Oklahoma
Home Inspector Licensing
To become a licensed home inspector in Oklahoma, you must successfully complete a 90-hour pre-licensing course approved by the Oklahoma Construction Industries Board, pass the National Home Inspector Exam, and carry liability insurance. For details, visit the Oklahoma website.
To Help Prepare for the State Exam
To become a licensed home inspector in Oklahoma, you have to pass the National Home Inspector Exam. For details, visit the Oklahoma website.
Insurance for Home Inspectors
To be a licensed home inspector in Oklahoma, you must have insurance. InterNACHI members are eligible for discounts and enhanced coverage at nachi.org/insurance.
Free, Online Continuing Education Courses
Oklahoma-licensed home inspectors are required to take Continuing Education courses. Oklahoma Construction Industries Board has approved InterNACHI's free, online courses for home inspectors (Provider #P-042, Instructor #I-107). Visit the OK state website for details.
To take any free, online course approved by Oklahoma, visit our list of free, online courses and click "Oklahoma" under "Filter by Approvals" to search for and list only OK-approved courses.
Free, Online Courses
Become an InterNACHI Certified Home Inspector
Just because you're licensed doesn't mean you'll be successful. To compete with all other licensed home inspectors, take advantage of all of the marketing and business resources that InterNACHI® provides to InterNACHI® Certified Home Inspectors. InterNACHI® provides an accredited Home Inspector Certificate Program
to members to attain the Certified Professional Inspector (CPI)® designation. The training, exam, and certification are all online and free for members.
Home Inspector Certificate Program
InterNACHI is the world's largest 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 (internachi.edu
) is the only college for home inspectors accredited by the U.S. Dept. of Education. InterNACHI® provides tuition-free online training, examination, certification, and continuing education to InterNACHI® members in Alabama. Verify accreditations
Scroll down this page for everything you need to get started, grow your business, and become a successful inspector in Alabama.
Home Inspector School Partners
For a list of local partner schools who provide home inspector training classes, please click here
Hands-On Training at House of Horrors®
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®.
Real Estate Cards (free for members)
Licensed real estate agents can attain free Continuing Education credits by following the directions on the real estate cards. Members can hand out these cards to real estate agents, which explain how to log into the free courses.
When an agent logs into a course and enters the member's ID number, the member is automatically emailed. The first slide of the course is the member's contact information.
Radon Tester Certification in Oklahoma (online & free for members)
There is no state-operated certification program for radon professionals in the state of Oklahoma. However, the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality Radon Program recommends hiring Certified Radon Testers who have taken certification training approved by either the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) or National Radon Safety Board (NRSB
). Visit the Oklahoma website for details
Wood Destroying Organism Inspection (online and free for members)
Home Energy Inspector Certification (online & free for members)
Home Energy Score Assessor (online & free for members)
The Home Energy Score is similar to a vehicle's miles-per-gallon rating, and any qualified inspector in the U.S. can generate a Home Energy Score in less than an hour.
The Home Energy Score provides:
- a score on a scale of 1 to 10;
- facts about the home and its energy use; and
- recommendations generated by the U.S. Department of Energy to improve the score and energy efficiency.
Business & Marketing (online & free for members):
Homeowner Newsletter (online & free for members)
Order handout cards
Keep in touch with all of your clients! The InterNACHI Homeowner Newsletter is:
- free to members;
- customized by you according to condition of each house inspected;
- has five years' worth of monthly issues; and
- includes your photo and logo in each issue.
to sign homeowners up for your Homeowner Newsletter (a customizable, monthly newsletter system that is free to members). Order your homeowner newsletter cards from InspectorOutlet.
Membership Benefits (free for members)
View 2021 approval of Advanced HVAC Training for Inspectors Course. Course #14149-H. Expiration 2/20/2021.
View 2021 approval of 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know Course. Course #14147-H. Expiration 2/20/2021.