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 hold 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.
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.
Radon Tester Certification in Mississippi (online & free for members):
Although there are no state regulations for radon testing in Mississippi, the state website recommends to the public hiring a NRPP-Certified Radon Tester (as of Apr 2015). Visit the Mississippi website for details.
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.