How to Become a Certified Home Inspector in Mississippi
Home Inspector Pre-Licensing Course (online & free for members):
To become a licensed home inspector in Mississippi, you must successfully complete a 60-hour pre-licensing course approved by the Mississippi Home Inspector Board (MHIB), pass the National Home Inspector Exam, and carry liability insurance. For details, visit Mississippi's website.
After joining as a member, you'll have access to everything you need to be successful, including all of InterNACHI's online training, certifications, Continuing Education, marketing, and business services. InterNACHI has everything you need, all in one place.
Insurance for Inspectors
To be a licensed home inspector in Mississippi, 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.
Live Training at the InterNACHI School
The InterNACHI School offers world-class, accredited inspection training by the best instructors in the industry at our facility in Boulder, Colorado.
Take a class, enjoy free refreshments, test-drive inspection tools, attend an inspector chapter meeting, and inspect the House of Horrors –- an entire house with 1,000 defects built inside The InterNACHI School.
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.
View 2018 approvals of the following courses: 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know Course; Advanced HVAC Training for Inspectors Course; Advanced Mold Inspection Training Course; Calculating Envelope Energy Loss Course; Commercial Property Inspection Prerequisite Course; Customer Service and Communication for Inspectors Course; Green Building Inspection Course; How to Inspect Moisture Intrusion Course; How to Inspect HVAC Systems Course; How to Inspect Septic Systems Course; How to Inspect the Attic, Insulation, Ventilation & Interior Course; How to Inspect the Exterior Course; How to Inspect Water Heater Tanks Course; How to Perform Deck Inspections Course; How to Perform Home Energy Audits Course; How to Perform Residential Electrical Inspections Course; How to Perform Roof Inspections Course; Inspecting Foundation Walls and Piers Course; Inspecting the Means of Egress Course; Log Home Inspection Course; Residential Plumbing Overview for Inspectors Course; Safe Practices for the Home Inspector Course; Structural Issues for Home Inspectors Course; Wood-Destroying Organism Inspection Course.
View 2017 approval of the following courses: Math House Hazards and Remediation, Comfort and Climate for Inspectors, Home Inspection Business Course, Energy Movement for Inspectors, and The House as a System. View approval of these courses.
View 2016 approvals of Safe Practices for Home Inspectors; Wood Destroying Organisms; How to Inspect HVAC Systems; Structural Issues for Home Inspectors; Advanced HVAC Training for Inspectors; How to Inspect for Moisture Intrusion; Inspecting Foundation Walls and Piers; 25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know; Residential Plumbing Overview; Inspecting the Means of Egress; Log Home Inspection; How to Inspect Water Heater Tanks; Green Building; How to Perform Residential Electrical Inspections; How to Inspect the Exterior; Customer Service & Communication; How to Inspect Septic Systems; Advanced Mold Inspection Training; Commercial Inspection Prerequisite; Attic, Insulation and Interior; How to Perform Deck Inspections; How to Perform Energy Audits; How to Perform Roof Inspections. View approval of these courses.
Mississippi Home Inspector Law requires 20 hours of approved continuing education every 2 years:
§ 73-60-23. Continuing education requirements
(1) Each person who applies for renewal of his license shall successfully complete home inspector continuing education courses approved by the commission at the rate of twenty (20) hours every two (2) years.