Thinking About a Career as a Home
Inspector in Oregon?

That’s great! Home Inspection is a high demand, and growing field. And it’s never been easier to get started. If you have any experience in the trades—or even if you don’t—we can teach you everything you need to know for a successful career. Some of the benefits of this exciting career field include:

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Why Become a Home Inspector?

Consistent Demand

  • There will always be a demand for home inspectors, regardless of the economy.

Low Start-up Costs.

  • Home Inspectors need certification, some basic tools and reporting software. Cost-wise, a drop in the bucket compared to other start-up businesses. You can even work from home.

Opportunity to Grow.

  • As a licensed Home Inspector, you can continually learn and add new, lucrative services to your business. Offering services like Commercial Property Inspections, Radon Testing, Pool & Spa Inspection and many more provide you with even more business opportunities.

Online & Live Classes

  • You can take your certification courses either online or in a live class. Live classes include a real-world, hands-on inspection with your instructor!

Getting Started in Oregon

Requirements for home inspector certification in Oregon are straightforward:

  • 60 hours of education
  • Exam Required: NHIE
  • Application Fee: $150 (other fees may apply) 
  • Notarized application, background check, and fingerprints are not required
  • No minimum age requirement
  • Home Inspection License Expiration: Every two years from date of certification
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American Home Inspectors Training (AHIT) has been the leader in home inspection certification and continuing education since 1993. Our school offers the most comprehensive live and online certification courses in Oregon.

AHIT instructors come from successful careers in the field and teach everything you’ll need to know to pass your state certification exam and build a successful business. We even cover business set-up, marketing and sales techniques!

PLUS, we offer lifetime instructor support and an engaged alumni group that can be your sounding board as you get started.

Talk to an Admissions Advisor by calling 800-532-7649

What Our Students Have To Say

“A great way to juggle taking a class and having a family! I loved being able to take the class at times when it fits into my personal life.” Arello

Linda K, Newport, Mich

Verified Buyer

“Was easy to use. You will learn everything you need to be a real estate agent. I am well on my way now and have two clients ready to settle soon after only a month into my new career.” Arello

Jerry D, Pelkton, Md.

Verified Buyer

“Courses are well organized and presented in a way that encourages learning. I easily passed all my state exams.” Arello

Tom C, Birmingham, Ala.

Verified Buyer