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Arkansas State Home Inspector Regulations

Legislation: Registration (Act 1328) – Enacted 2003
Governing Body: Arkansas Home Inspector Registration Board

Effective 9/16/2005, The Arkansas Home Inspector Registration Board requires home inspectors to become licensed. Licensing requirements include:

  1. 80 hours of approved pre-licensing training
  2. Registration with the Arkansas Home Inspector Registration Board
  3. Pass the National Home Inspector Exam
  4. Pass the Ethics Exam
  5. Must have general liability insurance of at least $100,000

Must provide evidence of passing score on both examinations:

The National Home Inspectors Examination (NHIE) offered through the Examination Board of Professional Home Inspectors.; (877)543-5222


Standards and Ethics Examination offered through American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI). ; (800)743-ASHI


Training Provider:

American Home Inspectors Training Institute
Phone: 800-441-9411


Last updated: 7/23/14