How to Become a Licensed Home Inspector in Tennessee
Home Inspector Licensing Course (online & free for members):
To become a licensed home inspector in Tennessee, you must successfully complete a 90-hour pre-licensing course approved by the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance, pass the National Home Inspector Exam, and carry liability insurance. For details, visit Tennessee's website.
To be a licensed home inspector in Tennessee, 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.
Legal Documents from Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
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®.
Tennessee Home Inspector Licensing Board requires licensed home inspector to complete 32 hours of commissioner-approved continuing education no later than thirty (30) days prior to the expiration date of the license. Visit Tennessee's website for approval of the following free, online courses. Not a member? Join now.
Note: According to Rule 0780-05-12-.05, as of November 2014, credit shall not be granted for a repeated course within a three (3) year time period.
This is a great marketing strategy for home inspectors who promote their business to licensed real estate agents. Tell agents to follow the instructions on the marketing card, or visit www.nachi.org/tn-agent and register for a free online Continuing Education course. When a real estate professional logs into the course and enters your InterNACHI member's ID number, you will be automatically notified by email.