Principles of Home Inspection
Principles of Home Inspection (HIN016)

This Course Includes:

  • Descriptions of every major house system and component
  • An introduction to communication and professional practice issues
  • Consideration of standards of practice and ethical issues
  • Coverage of appliances
  • Over 400 detailed technical illustrations
  • Inspection checklists to help students review key points and begin organizing their approach to actual inspections
  • Summaries of inspection procedures for each major system
  • Lists of recommended and optional inspection tools for each major system

Also, Included in this course

is the Systems and Standards textbook which, by-far, is the most comprehensive Home Inspection Manual in the market place. Besides the textbook, an additional exam helper System & Standards Review Questions & Answers are also included with the tuition fee.

The course covers:

  • Communication and Professional Practice;
  • Exterior;
  • Roofing;
  • Structure;
  • Insulation;
  • Interiors;
  • Electrical Systems;
  • Gas Furnaces;
  • Oil Furnaces;
  • Hot Water Boilers;
  • Other Aspects of Heating;
  • Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps;
  • Plumbing;
  • Appliances

For each house system covered, the course takes a step-by-step approach to the inspection process, including: 1) surveying the problems that can occur with each system and component; 2) explaining the practical implications of problem conditions; and 3) providing inspection strategies for each problem discussed.