This course provides a complete overview of inspecting the structure of a home. It focuses on the following structural components of a residential dwelling: foundations and footings, floors, walls, and roof/ceiling structures. The student learns to apply knowledge of structures to inspections that focus on system performance, safety concerns and compliance with good construction practices.
Course manual provided for on-going reference. There is a final exam upon completion of the course. Participants who receive 75% or higher on their exam will receive a certificate.
Section 1: Footings and Foundations
Section 2: Floors
Section 3: Wall Systems
Section 4: Roof Framing