Home Energy Inspector Certification (online & free for members):
Wood-Destroying Organisms (WDO)
Though West Virginia does not regulate pest control inspection the West Virginia Department of Agriculture does require that those handling pesticides be licensed through the state. For more information look here
. InterNACHI's Wood-Destroying Organisms (WDO) Inspection Course
may be a beneficial educational tool for those looking to become licensed.
West Virginia Mold, Lead, Asbestos, Radon, and Meth
West Virginia DHHR states that signs of indoor mold growth include staining on surfaces, a musty odor, dark spots on or around vents, water stains and peeling or curling of vinyl floors or wallpaper.
Become a Certified Mold Inspector (online & free for members)
Home Energy Score Assessor (online & free for members):
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
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.