Courses Found: 13
Interested in becoming familiar with how residential electrical service has evolved. From Knob and Tube wiring with fuses to today's standard 200-amp Square D Box. Examples of the different types of wiring used and common defects found. Common electrical boxes found in the field and on-site examples will be demonstrated at the "HOUSE OF HORRORS®"
This groundbreaking, fast moving, hands on class will fully equip the student with the fundamentals, techniques and hands on practical training in order to perform a thorough and accurate home inspection. Topics covered include, Code of Ethics, Standards of Practice, Report Writing, Material Defects and more. You will be able to identify and report on common and uncommon defects found in a residential home with the use of the “HOUSE OF HORRORS®”.
Congratulations, you want to be your own boss but don't know what's involved. This course covers topics such as, writing a business plan, liability, accounting practices, and business structure.
This one of a kind, 2-Day course discusses the various environmental hazards most commonly found on a residential property. Review of proper testing methods to comply with FHA / Va. inspections and reporting. Included is a review of D.E.P. and E.P.A. regulations and compliance methods. Topics covered include, Mold, Radon, Lead, Septics, Water, Asbestos, Wood Destroying Insects and Wildlife Intrusion.
Take your knowledge to the next level. This two-day class will cover heating systems from Boiler to Solar Heating. We will discuss types, operational limitations, efficiency, and common defects.
Northeast Training Institute has put together a complete overview of Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning. This course covers common central heating systems installed in a residential dwelling. Oil fired, Gas Fired, Geo-Thermal, Solar, Coal as well as Central Cooling, Heat Pumps and Mini Splits. Upon completion, you will have an understanding of how each system functions and inherent limitations. Examples of various systems are located in the "HOUSE OF HORRORS®"
Now that you made the decision to be self-employed, where are you going to get your referrals from. This course is designed to introduce you to networking, marketing through social media, and tricks to establish credibility.
So, you're looking to take your inspection business to the next level. Learn what to look for when inspecting a multi-unit residential dwelling. Identify the common systems found in the dwelling and how services are cross supplied to tenants.
If you have employees, this class discusses the safety of you and your employees by addressing your specific industry. Come enjoy a round table discussion on industry health and safety.
There are multiple types of Roofing material as well as Siding, Architectural styles and numerous defects to go along with them. Learn about the old and the new and how to identify the real from the fake. Learn inspection and safety procedures. Examples will be demonstrated at the "HOUSE OF HORRORS®"
This service is a nice add on to the many services you already offer. Come and learn hands on techniques of effective sewer and drain evaluations and how to identify defects.
Well and Septic systems can be intimidating. Major components and functions are typically not visible. Extensive liability is present, health risks and environmental concerns exist. This course will discuss the different types of systems out in the field, common defects, how to identify them, and various testing procedures. In house examples and demonstrations located at the "HOUSE OF HORRORS®"
Familiarize yourself with the latest and greatest Zoning requirements out there. Zoning changes from location to location, this course will give you the heads up on what red flags to look for and where to go to ask the right questions and get the right answers.