How to Become a Certified Home Inspector in Nebraska



  

Home Inspector Certification (online & free for members):

 
 

Insurance for Inspectors​

Although Nebraska doesn’t have requirements regarding insurance for home inspectors, many local real estate boards and home inspector business franchises require their affiliate members to meet certain coverage standards. 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. 
Register now for one of our upcoming live courses.
 
 

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 

 
 
 
 

Marketing Cards (free for members):

InterNACHI members can hand out these marketing cards to licensed real estate agents to promote their businesses to licensed real estate agents. The marketing cards are free for InterNACHI members.
 
This is a great marketing strategy, because a real estate agent has to enter the InterNACHI member's ID # to gain access to a free, online course. The member is automatically notified by email when a real estate agents begins a course. InterNACHI is a Nebraska-approved course provider for licensed real estate agents
 
Members can order their free real estate marketing cards by visiting Inspector Outlet.
 
 
 

Radon Tester Licensing and CE (online & free for members):

      
To conduct radon measurements or install radon mitigation systems in Nebraska, both individuals and businesses must obtain the appropriate licenses. The Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services is approved to provide both initial radon measurement training for licensing and Continuing Education for licensed radon testing professionals. Visit the Nebraska website for details.
 
 
 
InterNACHI's free, online "Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provide Course" is AARST-NRPP approved for both initial certification and Continuing Education. View details about InterNACHI's "Advanced Radon Measurement Service Provider Course. (There's no expiration date for this course, according to Nebraska, as long as the course is approved by AARST-NRPP.)
 
 
 

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.
 
 

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.
 
 
 

Wood Destroying Organisms (online and free for members):

 
The Nebraska Department of Agriculture does not currently regulate structural pest inspection. However, InterNACHI members can become certified by taking the Wood Destroying Organisms Inspection Course.

 

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.) Participate in the InterNACHI/Owens Corning Roof Data Technician Program.
 
 
 

Business & Marketing (online & free for members):


 
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 InterNACHI's free, monthly homeowner newsletter system (free for members).
 
Order handout cards to sign homeowners up for your Homeowner Newsletter (a customizable, monthly newsletter system that is free to members). Order your homeowner newsletter cards from InspectorOutlet.
 
 
 
 

Membership Benefits (free for members):