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
Tennessee Home Inspector Licensing Board requires licensed home inspectors 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.
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