- Certification from Professional Home Inspection Institute, a respected name in the home inspection industry
- Free 1-year membership into NSHI, the National Society of Home Inspectors
- Free 1-year subscription to InspectHost.com website hosting for home inspectors
- Free marketing material templates (flyers, brochures, business cards, etc)
- Discounts on additional courses, software, and tools
- Courses available 24/7 online and on CD-ROM
Certification from Professional Home Inspection Institute
PHII is a well recognized name in the real estate - home inspection industry. Professional Home Inspection Institute has been training home inspectors throughout the US and Canada for a number of years. The business was established over 10 years ago and during this time, PHII has helped thousands of home inspectors get started with a career in home inspection.
Free 1-Year Membership in National Society of Home Inspectors
Once you have completed the Basic Home Inspector Course, you are eligible for a free 1-year membership into NSHI, the National Society of Home Inspectors. NSHI is a non-profit society for home inspection professionals. NSHI can verify that a member adheres to the National Standards and Code of Ethics and offers an extra credentials to home inspectors advertising their home inspection services. They also host a find-inspector service so home buyers and potential clients can find qualified home inspectors in their area.
Free 1-Year Subscription to InspectHost.com
InspectHost is a website service for home inspectors that allows you to host your website in their easy to use content management system. This system allows inspectors to login and edit the content of their website quickly and easily and has built-in functions for displaying standard home inspector credentials, services, national society affiliations, and links to sample reports and pre-inspection agreements. You can even host your client's reports on your website and the system will email the client a username/password so they can login to your website to download their home inspection reports!
Free Marketing Materials (Brochures, Flyers, Business Cards...)
After completing the course, you will be able to download some marketing templates that allow you to easily customize brochures, flyers, and business cards with your company information, pricing, credentials, etc and use these documents for advertising. There are also different versions of the "PHII Certified" logos you can use for advertising on your printed marketing materials or on your website. Some companies charge hundreds of dollars for these kinds of marketing material templates.
Discounts on additional inspection products (inspection tools, report software, addon courses)
As a graduate of the Professional Home Inspection Institute, you are eligible for huge discounts on future purchases. Discounts are available for related inspection training (addon courses) like Mold Inspection (Mold Assessment), Mold Remediation, Weatherization, and more. The Home Inspection Report Creator Software retails for $799 but if you purchase it with the course or later on after you have completed the course, you can purchase the software at the discounted price of $399. This is one example of the many discounts available to PHII graduates. There are even discounts available from various E&O insurance providers if you tell them you've taken our course.