The home inspection profession is regulated in New Mexico, and PHII's home inspector certification can help you get started! New Mexico 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 New Mexico.
New Mexico home inspectors can be licensed by completing the following:
1) 80 hours of approved education.
2) 80 hours of field experience, comprised of at least 30 hours of parallel inspections supervised by a licensed home inspector.
3) Pass the National Home Inspector Examination (PHII's home inspection training course fully prepares you)
PHII's home inspector training course meets the 80 hour training requirement of the New Mexico Home Inspector Licensing Board. You also receive PHII's 32-hour Advanced Course that contains over 600 test questions to help prepare you for the National Home Inspector Examination.
Additional Steps to Advance Your New Mexico 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 New Mexico to gain experience, or start your own business. Established home inspection companies in New Mexico 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 New Mexico 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 New Mexico and enjoy the success that follows!
Realtors, lenders, home buyers, and home owners want to make sure a home inspector has been properly trained and certified. PHII will give you a nationally recognized home inspector certification and the credentials you need to become a successful home inspector in New Mexico.
PHII students have had great success passing state and national exams, and you also receive FREE continuing education credits with your enrollment! Please check the website periodically for updates about current licensing laws or call toll free (800) 983-6322
PHII's New Mexico 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 New Mexico is aligned with national standards of practice for home inspectors and is updated regularly. We teach New Mexico 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 New Mexico 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 New Mexico 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 New Mexico 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 a New Mexico home inspector at whatever pace you set, quickly or over time. Your home inspector certification course never expires!
Free 1-YEAR AHI Membership for New Mexico Home Inspector Graduates
Upon achieving home inspector certification, PHII can offer all New Mexico 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 New Mexico?
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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