Curriculum

Our training curriculum is divided into specific subjects designed to give the student a complete overview of the residential building systems and standards used to conduct a home inspection. Subjects include:

  • Structural footing, foundation and framework;
  • Exterior wall cladding, flashing, and trim;
  • Roof styles, systems and roof covering;
  • Insulation and ventilation;
  • Interior structural systems, stairs, railings and trim;
  • Plumbing systems;
  • Electrical systems;
  • Heating systems;
  • Air Conditioning systems;
  • Fireplace and solid burning systems;
  • Maryland Standards of Practice;
  • Maryland Code of Ethics;
  • Inspection methods and processes;
  • Inspection defect recognition and report writing.