South Africa: Roof Inspection Course

Welcome to InterNACHI's online "South Africa: Roof Inspections Course." This course is provided by our accredited college at

Take the free online course.


The goal of this course is to teach the home inspector in South Africa how to perform a roof inspection.

By completing this course successfully, you will be qualified to inspect not only the roof structure but the five major residential roof covering materials:

  • Concrete and clay tile
  • Slate
  • Thatch
  • Metal
  • Fibre-cement

In keeping with InterNACHI's commitment to Continuing Education, this course is open and free to all members and can be taken repeatedly without limit.

Reminder to members:  InterNACHI's Code of Ethics 1.10 requires that you comply with all government rules and licensing requirements of the jurisdiction where you conduct business.  InterNACHI's courses and Standards generally exceed the Standards of Practice that you are required to abide by locally.

Course includes:

  • 8 InterNACHI® CE credit hours;
  • 41,161 words in the course;
  • 144 quiz questions in 9 quizzes;
  • 100-question final exam (drawn from a larger pool);
  • instant grading; and
  • a downloadable, printable Certificate of Completion.

Upon completion of this course and passing the 100-question final exam (drawn from a larger pool), the student can download and print their own Certificate of Completion, which is auto-generated in their own name. 

The student's (InterNACHI member's) information is recorded on InterNACHI's servers for membership compliance verification, and automatically logs completion into InterNACHI's online Continuing Education log.  It counts as eight InterNACHI Continuing Education hours.

Members will need their username and password.  If you have forgotten your password, email and request it (don't forget your name).  

South Africa: Roof Inspection Course
Course #4600, Student Catalog 

Student WorkTime CalculationEstimated Clock Hour Time for the Average Student
Attendance for "Seat Time" 1# of minutes of student attendance / 5021.6
Participation in Learning Activities 2# of minutes of online student participation / 502.0
Interactivity 3# of minutes of student interactivity / 500.5
Reading the Course Text 4# of words in the course / 100 words per minute / 508.2
Reading the Course Textbook 5# of words in the book / 100 words per minute / 504.1
Academic Engagement 6# of words in the course / 100 / 501.0
Direct Communication 7# of minutes of communication / 500.5
Instructional Video Learning 8# of minutes of video / 500.0
Reinforcement Q & A  9# of questions X 1.85 / 505.3
Writing Assignment of the Inspection  104.0 hours per assignment0.0
Writing Assignment of the Research  114.0 hours per assignment0.0
Academic Activities for an Inspection  128.0 hours for each inspection assignment0.0
Performing an Inspection  138.0 hours for each inspection0.0
Total clock hours
22.0 clock hours
22.0 InterNACHI CE Hours
2.2 CEU



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