CONTINUING EDUCATION

Advance your career through continuing education.

Continue your home inspector training with advanced topics ranging from inspecting historical homes to commercial building inspection. Each course awards 8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) for professional home inspectors to satisfy Washington State Department of Licensing requirements.

Upcoming Course Dates for 2020: 

 May 30th, June 27th, July 25th, August 29th, September 26th, October 24th, November 28th

Continuing Education Courses

Course Description:
At the end of this course, you should be able to identify the common architectural styles and features used in your area. In this course, we are going to discuss some of the common architectural styles of homes and some architectural features that you should be able to recognize.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$200.00

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Course Description:
The exterior structures course includes porches, decks, balconies, garages, carports and basement walkouts. These structures contribute to the architectural appeal of a home and have exterior surfaces we need to assess.

They also have unique components and properties.

• Common problems that occur with each of these components
• The implications of these problems
• How to recognize problems or conditions of non-performance

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$200.00

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Course Description:
In this course, we will discuss how forced-air gas heating systems work. You will learn to identify the various system components and understand their functions. The entire subject of heating is very large. In this course, we will focus on gas furnaces.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$200.00

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Course Description:
In this course, you will learn about the various components of wood-burning fireplaces, and the functions of those components. By the time you finish this course, you’ll be able to spot some of the common vulnerabilities in fireplace construction or design.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$200.00

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Course Description:
This course is designed to help home inspectors increase their knowledge about the duties and requirements for a structural pest inspector. This course will use a Structural Pest Inspector Training Manual to provide the contents for the course.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing,
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Washington State Department of Agriculture

Course Fee:
$200.00

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Course Description:
This course is designed to help home inspectors become Licensed Structural Pest Inspectors and covers all licensing requirements. This course will cover material required to pass the Washington Department of Agriculture SPI structural pest inspector exam. This course will use SGA Inspection Inc.’s Structural Pest Inspector Training Manual to provide the contents for the course.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing,
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Washington State Department of Agriculture

Course Fee:
$300.00

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Property Condition Assessment Course #1

Course Description:
The course covers advanced business and technical topics, Business operations, Scope of work, Roofing systems and Exterior systems. Primary material used for this course is the PROPERTY CONDITION ASSESSMENT TEXTBOOK.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$300.00

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Property Condition Assessment Course #2

Course Description:
The course covers advanced technical topics, Structural systems, Plumbing systems, and Electrical systems. The Primary materials used for this course is the PROPERTY CONDITION ASSESSMENT TEXTBOOK.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$300.00

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Property Condition Assessment Course #3

Course Description:
The course covers advanced technical topics, Heating systems, Ventilation systems, Air conditioning systems and Insulation systems. Primary materials used for this course is the PROPERTY CONDITION ASSESSMENT TEXTBOOK.

Course Credits:
8 Continuing Education Credits (CEC) For Home Inspectors, Department of Licensing.

Course Fee:
$300.00

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Pest Inspector Training

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Interested in becoming a licensed pest inspector in the State of Washington?

Our Wood Destroying Organisms Inspection and Structural Pest Inspector Pre-Licensing Training courses will cover all the material you need to know to apply for your license. 

Each course awards 8 Continuing Education Credits toward Washington State Department of Agriculture requirements.