The home inspection profession is regulated in Indiana, and PHII's home inspector certification can help you get started! Indiana requires new home inspectors to complete several steps before applying for a home inspector license. Follow the path below to become a licensed home inspector in Indiana.
PHII's Indiana home inspector training course is approved for all pre-license education requirements in Indiana. The law requires that inspectors:
1.) Be at least eighteen (18) years of age;
2.) Have graduated from high school or have earned a GED;
3.) Have not committed a crime or act that would prohibit you from obtaining the license;
4.) Complete a pre-licensing course of at least sixty (60) hours provided by a Board-approved course provider (PHII is fully approved by Indiana).
5.) Pass the National Home Inspector Examination (PHII's home inspection training course fully prepares you);
6.) Submit proof of having minimum insurance liability coverage of one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000); and
7.) Pay the application/license issuance fee of four hundred fifty dollars ($450).
Additional Steps to Advance Your Indiana Home Inspection Career
1) Join a Professional Home Inspector Association. PHII pays for your first year of membership in the North American Association of Home Inspectors (AHI). Many states also have their own home inspector associations you can join for networking opportunities.
2) Join a Multi-Inspector Company in Indiana to gain experience, or start your own business. Established home inspection companies in Indiana are always looking for new home inspectors to work for them. Businesses provide benefits, professional insurance and home inspection scheduling.
3) Register Your Own Business in Indiana and obtain general liability insurance and/or errors and omissions (E&O) insurance. Home inspector insurance policies are affordable and will protect you against career-ending lawsuits. Build your own home inspection business in Indiana and enjoy the success that follows!
PHII's Indiana home inspection certification is approved by real estate and building commissions, and major insurance providers. PHII is also affiliated will major professional associations including ASHI, AHI, CREIA, and FABI. The home inspector certification material for Indiana is aligned with national standards of practice for home inspectors and is updated regularly. We teach Indiana students the key information that they must inspect for and include in the home inspection report.
Every lesson is concise and written in clear language that is easy to understand. Our interactive Indiana home inspection certification course is designed in-house by experienced and qualified home instructors who understand the trade and how to teach it. PHII offers the most complete, self-paced Indiana home inspection training on the market today. You receive instant online access and have an option to receive course materials that are shipped to you. Our course management system is unmatched in features and interactive technology.
You can access the Indiana home inspection training on wi-fi devices including tablets and smart phones, and the course can be completed in as little as 1-2 weeks. Unlike other online courses, there is no time limit, so you can take as much time as you need. Become an Indiana home inspector at whatever pace you set, quickly or over time. Your home inspector certification course never expires!
Indiana Professional Licensing Agency
Our Basic Course has been approved by the State of Indiana Professional Licensing Agency for the required 60-hours of pre-license education. PHII's Continuing education courses are also approved.
Free 1-YEAR AHI Membership for Indiana Home Inspector Graduates
Upon achieving home inspector certification, PHII can offer all Indiana home inspector graduates a free $289 membership in the North American Association of Home Inspectors (AHI), a national non-profit professional home inspector association.
Looking for Online Home Inspector Training Outside of Indiana?
The first step in starting your home inspector career is to understand the path to a home inspector license. The process can be simple or lengthy depending on the state or province. In some cases you can train entirely online to obtain your home inspector license or certification. In other cases you can train online and complete field training to meet home inspector requirements. Even if your location does not require a home inspector license, you still need to be properly trained and certified in order to stand out from the competition. That is where home inspector certification from PHII gives you the advantage because we go beyond the minimum training a home inspector needs so that you can hit the ground running. PHII is also there to support you along the way as you start inspecting and need help if you run into problems. Start by understanding your state or provincial requirements by clicking the links below to popular locations where PHII offers online certification opportunities.
Home Inspector License in the U.S.
Home Inspector Licence in Canada
PHII offers home inspector continuing education and numerous certifications to help you learn more, earn more and grow your home inspection business. At PHII our mission is to provide you with the best home inspector training to prepare you for a successful real estate career, along with the support you need down the road. PHII-trained home inspectors are never alone. With PHII, your home inspector training is truly at your pace. You always have access to PHII course material and support. Every online certification course comes with lifetime access.
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