How to Become a Certified Home Inspector in North Dakota

Home Inspector Certification (online & free for members):

 
To perform home inspections for a fee in the state of North Dakota an individual must be registered under North Dakota Century Code. To register as a home inspector you must:
 
  • Be at least eighteen years of age
  • Pass the InterNACHI exam
  • Complete a Home Inspector Registration Application (SFN 54381) 
  • Submit Proof of current errors and omissions insurance coverage 
  • $200 registration fee. 
  • Pay the required annual fee by June 30th of each year to renew registration. 
For details on completing your registration as a home inspector in North Dakota, visit the state website here: http://sos.nd.gov/home-inspector.  
 
To take the InterNACHI exam and to have access to unlimited education, Join InterNACHI as a member at $49 per month (cancel at any time) or $499 per year. 
 
 

Insurance for Inspectors​

To be a licensed home inspector in North Dakota, 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. 
 
 

Home Inspector Continuing Education (online & free for members):

InterNACHI-Certified Home Inspectors are required to complete twenty-four (24) hours of Continuing Education every year to renew their certification. Review InterNACHI's Continuing Education Policy.
 
All of InterNACHI's online education courses are free to members. Not a member? Join now.
 
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. 
 
 
 

How to Join InterNACHI

 

 

Radon Tester Certification in North Dakota (online & free for members): 

      
 
The North Dakota Department of Health Radon Program endorses EPA guidelines for radon measurement and mitigation work done within the state. For more details visit the North Dakota Department of Health website.
 
InterNACHI's free, online "Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provide Course" is AARST-NRPP approved for both initial certification and Continuing Education. Complete InterNACHI's course and take the NRPP exam to become certified. View details about InterNACHI's "Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provider Course.
 
 

Home Energy Inspector™Certification (online & free for members):

 
Become a Certified Home Energy Inspector™. The online training and certification is free for members. No infrared, no blower door, and no additional training needed. Visit nachi.org/home-energy-inspector
 
 

Home Energy Score Assessor (online & free for members):

The 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 in less 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. 
  To become a Home Energy Score Assessor, you must:
  1. be an InterNACHI-Certified Home Energy Inspector (online & free for members); 
  2. complete the 3D-house training (online & free for members);
  3. agree to participate in a Quality Assurance Plan with other local Home Energy Inspector(free for members); and
  4. email Michelle to participate in the program.
 
 

 

Real Estate Cards (free for members):

Inform licensed real estate agents that they can attain free, online Continuing Education provided by InterNACHI. Give an agent a real estate card that provides simple instructions on how to register and access the free, online education.
 
Agents may visit nachi.org/nd-agent and register on that page.
When a real estate agents logs into a course and enters an InterNACHI member's ID number, the member will be automatically notified by email.
 
 
 
 

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Roof Data Technician (free for members to participate):

  
The Roof Data Technician Program, developed by InterNACHI and Owens Corning and Lowe's, provides an additional revenue stream for InterNACHI members who are hired by Owens Corning as part of a roof warranty claim resolution process. (This program is operational in the United States only.) To participate in the program, visit nachi.org/roof
 
 
 

Business & Marketing (online & free for members):

 

 
 

Free, online "Home Inspection Business Course":  nachi.org/become-home-inspector-business-course-101
 
InterNACHI's Marketing Team will design a new logo for your inspection business or re-design your existing logo, and design and customize your business cards, flyers and brochures. It's all for free. Take a look at the free design work we've done for our members (free to members). Contact the Inspector Marketing Department today
 
 
 

Homeowner Newsletter (online & free for members):

Keep in touch with all of your clients! The InterNACHI Homeowner Newsletter is: 
  • free to members;
  • customized by you according to condition of each house inspected;
  • has 5 years worth of monthly issues;
  • includes your photo and logo in each issue.
Your photo or business logo and website link will appear in each newsletter issue, so your clients can keep your contact information handy. Learn more about the newsletter at https://www.nachi.org/home-maintanence-newsletter.htm
 
Order handout cards to sign homeowners up for your Homeowner Newsletter (a customizable, monthly newsletter system that is free to members). Order your cards at http://www.inspectoroutlet.com/homeowner-newsletter-handout.aspx
 
 
 

Everything You Need, All in One Place:

InterNACHI provides everything you need to be successful. Visit nachi.org/become-home-inspector
 
 
 

Membership Benefits (free for members):

 
InterNACHI provides over $75,000 worth of benefits to its members at no cost. Visit https://www.nachi.org/benefits.htm
 
 
 

Archived Information:

InterNACHI thanks member Dean Foell for his work in getting this sensible legislation signed into law. 
 
Visit the North Dakota website for InterNACHI's approval.