PHII's Canada Home Inspection School course hours are delineated as follows:
Basic Home Inspection - (90 Hours)
Advanced Home Inspection - (32 Hours)
House Framing - (20 Hours)
Thermal Inspection and Insulation Remediation - (20 Hours)
Manufactured Home Inspection - (14.5 Hours)
Environmental Hazards - (8 Hours)
NHI (National Home Inspector) from the NHICC
Submit completed Application for Background Review.
Provide copies of all relevant documentation.
Need a minimum total of 850 points from all sections of the application.
Personal background: (max 100 pts)
Education: (max 600 pts)
Up to 450 points for courses
Courses with Proctored exams – 3 pts. per hour
Courses without proctored exams – 1 pt. per hour (*PHII)
Mentored (supervised) field work – 3 pts. per hour - Maximum 150 pts.
Pass the NHICC National Exam and a TIPR (80% on both) plus inspection requirement to qualify to be an NCH (NHI).
Fee paid inspections: (max 500 pts) (Provision for AB and BC inspectors)
In business for one year