home inspector school home inspector school
North America's leader in home inspection training 605-427-2908

Vermont Home Inspector School Online

home inspector program details

Vermont Home Inspector Certification Program Details
Length: 90-Hours Fees: $699 $499 Sale! Enroll Now!

Free Bonuses: $399 Report Software, $395 Bonus Courses, $149 Business Website, $289 AHI Membership. Value Added: $1,232 home inspection training course

Approval: This course meets your state requirements
View All Vermont Home Inspector License Requirements

Welcome to PHII's Vermont Home Inspection School. PHII delivers unmatched home inspection training led by experienced instructors who are here for one reason only, to help you succeed. Our nationally certified home inspection course will teach you how to become a Vermont home inspector through online coursework, testing, and hands-on field study. You will learn the basic fundamentals of home inspection that comply with national standards of practice.

With over 20 years in business and the first school to offer online training for home inspectors, PHII has helped many people in Vermont and thousands of others nationwide, start successful home inspection careers. This is because we offer the best online home inspection training available. Plus we consistently update our online course materials as the industry changes.

How the Home Inspection Training Works

We use a step-by-step training process to make home inspection simple to learn. All of our Vermont online home inspection training options include the same lessons, field inspection assignments and report writing as our classroom course. We even include free home inspection report software so that you can practice creating reports while taking the home inspector course in Vermont. Our experienced, on-site instructors are always here to help you every step of the way. Plus we include lessons on mold and allergens, radon, and commercial inspections so you can learn how to expand your business in Vermont by offering new services.

PHII's online home inspection course for Vermont delivers all of the advantages of our classroom training course for a fraction of the cost. We use a proven interactive learning solution with lesson pre-tests and post-tests, flash cards, audio instruction, video, and feedback along with the human support element that is so critical to success. Our Vermont home inspection training course is self-paced, but you are never alone.

As you go through the course, you will master the learning objectives for each lesson that correspond to a national standard of practice for home inspection that applies to Vermont home inspectors. No previous experience is required to understand the components and systems of a home and learn how to visually inspect them. You can take as long as you need, however those with experience in the building trades will generally finish faster.

Home Inspection Report Creator Free! As you complete each lesson, you will use interactive flash cards and take practice quizzes that will test your knowledge, generate instant feedback and provide opportunities to correct mistakes, re-learn information and re-test. Our system keeps track of your progress, so you can take a break at any time and the course will return to where you left off. You can perform the hands-on field activities on your own home or any residential home in Vermont to test your knowledge in a real world setting.

Why Choose PHII for Vermont Home Inspection Training

PHII teaches you what to inspect, how to inspect it, and how to write a home inspection report in Vermont. We give you the knowledge, instructor support and hands-on practice necessary to become a successful Vermont home inspector. After you pass the final exam and field assignment, you will be confident that you possess the knowledge and skills needed to begin your career as a professional home inspector in Vermont.

If you are thinking about a career change, consider PHII's Vermont online home inspection training course and earn your Vermont professional home inspector certification in your spare time using any mobile device. PHII provides everything you need to learn how to become a home inspector in Vermont at the best tuition price in the industry and with your satisfaction guaranteed.

Included in PHII's Vermont Home Inspector Training and Certification Program

Each home inspection lesson starts by listing the objectives you will learn, followed by a short practice quiz to check your prior knowledge, the lesson content, a review and a quiz. Below are the subjects that you will master for each lesson of the Vermont home inspection certification course. All course objectives are aligned with national standards of practice for home inspectors. After passing PHII's home inspection exam and meeting any other state requirements, you will be well-qualified to perform residential home inspections in Vermont

  • Introduction to Home Inspection Terminology -Overview of the common language used throughout the home inspection industry by licensed home inspectors
  • Limits and Exclusions for Home Inspection - Pre-inspection agreements and liability during a home inspection, understanding home inspector responsibilities
  • Site, Grounds and Grading - Components outside the home including paving, vegetation, ground slope and drainage, decks, steps and porches that apply to a home inspection
  • Exterior and Structure - Foundation, chimneys, trim and siding, doors and windows, eaves, soffits, and down spouts
  • Roof Components - Types and styles, roof materials and home inspection methods, flashing and gutters, skylights for a typical home inspection
  • Plumbing Systems - Water and fuel service type, size and location, waste and vent pipes, kitchen and bathroom faucets and fixtures, water heaters
  • Electrical Systems - Service entrance location and capacity, inspecting panels and branch circuits, wire gauges, determining grounding and bonding, ground fault interrupters (GFIs), outlets, fixtures, switches and smoke detectors
  • Attic Inspection - Attic access methods, roof framing and sheathing, insulation types, ventilation methods, roof vent pipes, defects and moisture issues
  • Insulation & Ventilation - R Factor, vapor retarders, crawl space and below-grade ventilation, theory of exhaust and plumbing ventilation as it applies to home inspection
  • Interior Components - Home inspection methods and standards for walls and rooms, bedroom egress, windows, types of doors, stairs and railing, defects, fire places.
  • Bathrooms and Kitchens - Toilets, sinks, ventilation, bathtubs, showers, flooring, GCFI protection, defects and moisture damage, cabinets, counters, flooring, built-in appliances following home inspection industry standards
  • Basement & Crawlspace - Type and entry methods, evaluating foundation and supports, stairs, flooring, walls, ceiling, exposed insulation, vapor barriers, evaluating joists, trusses, sub floors, floor drains and sump pumps
  • Heating and Air Conditioning - Location(s), fuel type(s), age, capacity, distribution methods, heat exchangers, combustion venting, humidifiers, air filters, evaporator and condenser coils, supplemental heat, electrical disconnect home inspection standards
  • Garage and Carport - Home inspection standards for identifying structure type, attached, detached, door openers, floors ceiling walls, ventilation, safety features, separation wall, door to a living space, ventilation, GFI protection
  • Conducting a Home Inspection - Pre home inspection agreements, professional behavior, procedures with clients, home inspection methodology, home inspection tools, written report, follow-up
  • Home Inspection Business Start-Up - Registration for home inspection business, website set-up, payment processing, pricing services, business vehicle, ladders and basic tools, electronic tools, sales tax and write-offs, filing requirements, state tax I.D. number, records, profit, cash flow, advertising, brochures, tracking ads, customer service
  • Mold and Allergens - Mycotoxins and pathogenic molds, sources and outbreaks, collecting samples during home inspection, client agreements, findings, common allergens, health effects, mitigation procedures, how to become a mold certified home inspector
  • Radon in Air and Water - Properties of radon, health effects, how radon enters buildings and water supplies, measurement, elevated/unsafe levels, seasonal effects, mitigation methods, how to become a radon certified home inspector
  • Commercial Inspections - Types of commercial home inspections, challenges, ASST. E2018-01 guidelines, property condition assessment (CPA) reports, walk-through survey, home inspector vs. a field observer, entering the market, referrals, liability, how to become a home inspector with commercial certification

  • What You Will Master

    The major components and systems of a home.
    What to inspect, how to inspect it, and what not to inspect.
    How to complete a professional inspection using a pre-inspection agreement, checklist, and tools of the trade.
    Completing and presenting a professional report to your client
    How to market your services and expand your business in Vermont.
    And much more

    Vermont Home Inspection Training Package Includes:

    Online Home Inspector Course for Vermont with online library of Inspection Documents, Student Manual, and online DVDs, Toll Free Student Support. Training is 100% online, no materials are shipped. Optional printed back-up materials and courses/videos on USB stick are available.

    Free Bonuses: $399 Home Inspection Report Creator, $395 Bonus Courses, $149 InspectHost Business Website, $289 1-year AHI Membership for Vermont home inspector graduates.


    Mold Inspection Websites

    North American Association of Home Inspectors (AHI)

    Free AHI Membership for Vermont Home Inspector Graduates
    As a gold-level AHI-accredited training provder, PHII can offer all Vermont home inspection course graduates a free $289 membership in the North American Association of Home Inspectors (AHI), a national non-profit professional home inspector association.

    Office Hours 8am - 8pm CST Mon-Fri, 9am - 1pm Sat. Call 605-427-2908


    © Professional Home Inspection Institute (PHII). All rights reserved.