Online and Home Study
Our Distance Learning Master Course
delivers all of the advantages of our nationally
certified classroom course with real-time web based
convenience. The course is comprised of course books,
audio and visual tutorials, exercises and practice
quizzes, photos of numerous inspection scenarios,
exams and valuable industry updates all delivered
to you online.
you prefer a home study version, please click here.)
The Texas Real Estate Commission has approved our
Texas Distance Learning Master Course for
the 448 hours required to obtain a Professional Home
Inspector License. This license will allow you to
start your own business without a sponsor or to join
an established home inspection company. If you are
an inspector in need of only a portion of the hours,
please call one of our Admissions Associates at 877-838-0959.
The comprehensive course is broken down in an easy and
understandable format. You study at your own pace. Approved
in conjunction with the University of Texas at Arlington,
the course contains the 9 core courses plus the following
5 additional study units:
- Inspecting Appliances
- Texas Standards of Practice/Law/Ethics
- Home Inspection
- Environmental Protection Agency (Radon)
The 9 core course modules cover the following topics:
- Heating & Cooling
- Insulation & Ventilation
- Business & Marketing
*NOTE: The Distance Learning portion of the course can
be completed either before or after the classroom portion.
It is recommended that it be completed before the classroom
You'll receive eight course books/study modules on all the different components
of a home that will allow you to do a professional home inspection. For your
convenience, you'll also have online access to the course books in electronic
The photo book includes over 200 images that correspond
with the course books. You'll see first hand what to
The supplemental tutorials reinforce important concepts
of the course and the Flash animation, narration and
interactivity enhance the presentations to increase student
comprehension. They're rounded out by quizzes that reinforce
Our web-based exams allow you to take tests from anywhere
you have Internet connection and you can exit and resume
tests at your own pace and easily track your progress.
The multiple choice formatted exams are highly flexible.
They include corresponding photos and diagrams, easy
to use navigation and a help screen to call on if needed.
Certificate of Completion
you successfully complete all of our exams in the
course, you will receive your Certificate of Completion.
This will allow you to utilize our AHIT Certified Inspector
Logo. This course is also accepted in all states
for pre-licensing education except Oregon and Louisiana
(only our classroom course is accepted).
There’s also an Industry Updates section to ensure you stay on top of industry
updates and changes. Another feature that’s helpful during an inspector’s
Standards of Practice
For each module, a nationally accepted Standard of Practice is used (ASHI, NAHI,
CREIA). These recognized professional guidelines outline what is to be inspected,
what is not inspected, and what the report should cover.
Throughout the course, the author shares his valuable, and sometimes humorous,
on-the-job home inspection experiences. Read about how not to topple chimneys,
slide off roofs, and shock yourself in the sump pump. It's real life.
Our course includes supplemental videos, manuals and tools that enhance the
learning experience and help jump-start your career as a home inspector.
Learn more than how to inspect the home. Learn how to use your people skills
with the customer and write up a real inspection report.
Marketing & Operational Manual
This is your blueprint for operating a successful home inspection business.
It includes your Sales & Marketing Plan, Inspection Plan, Office Plan
and risk management.
During the entire program you have toll-free telephone support from the experts
in the industry. Our course is designed to get you started. With our training
and support you will be off the ground running.
Requirements for Online Course Option
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