TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE SPECIAL TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES:
Arrive early to obtain additional training and certification. Pre-Conference course offerings have been expanded this year. Pre-Conference training will begin on Saturday, January 11 with more courses offered on Sunday, January 12.
> Registration to a pre-conference course does not include access to the 3-day IW education program January 13-15, 2014.
> Each course has its own separate tuition.
> Tuition for courses held on Sunday, January 12th includes: continental breakfast (served 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m., lunch hour “on-your-own” with dining options nearby in the hotel, and complimentary admission to the Expo Hall Opening Night Reception (5:00pm - 8:00pm).
> On-line registration begins September 1, 2013.
Saturday, January 11th, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (8-hours)
• FORTIFIED HOME™ Certified Evaluator Course
Training to be provided by the FORTIFIED Home™ Training Program Administrator, Architectural Testing, and IBHS. Certified Home Evaluators provide essential inspection and documentation services to homeowners seeking to make their homes stronger, safer and more durable in the face of specific natural hazards. Approved for 8 ASHI CEs.
Course registration and payments will be handled by Architectural Testing - Certification Services Department. Please contact
(717)764-7700 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information regarding professional and insurance requirements and application completion. The cost for the Orientation (2 hour pre-class) training is $250. The cost for the 8-hour in-person class is $500.
Sunday, January 12th, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Monday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (16-hours)
• ELECTRICAL INSPECTION OF EXISTING DWELLINGS
presented by Douglas Hansen
An exciting two-day program for inspectors, Douglas Hansen, principal author of the Code Check series of field guides, will use the newest edition of Electrical Inspection of Existing Dwellings as a guide to locate the specific NEC sections that apply to home inspections and will explore many topics in depth, including grounding and bonding, panels, AFCIs, GFCIs, and special equipment. $225 course tuition does not include text book. Separate purchase of text book $45, newest edition (Retail $59.95). Tuition includes entry to the IW Opening Night Reception in the Expo Hall and the Annual Meeting and Awards Networking Breakfast. Approved for 16 ASHI CEs. (Add more education sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday with Single Day (6 CEs) Registrations). Read more...
Sunday, January 12th, 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (4-hours)
• HomeInspectIR™ Training presented by Peter Hopkins, Level III Certified Infrared Thermographer
Back by popular demand - Hands-on training for students wanting to learn about the use of infrared thermography in insulation, HVAC, moisture and electrical inspections. Cameras will be used to look at test set-ups for each application. $135 tuition includes course book and entry to the IW Opening Night Reception in the Expo Hall. Approved for 4 ASHI CEs. Read more...
Sunday, January 12th, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (8-hours)
• The HVAC Certificate Course presented by Kenny Hart, ACI
and Mike Casey, ACI
Comprised of lectures throughout the day by two nationally recognized instructors, the course includes up close examination of numerous HVAC exhibits that will be on-site during the class. Focus will be on gas furnace operation, installation and field inspection as well as air conditioning and heat pump systems. System components are shown and their function is explained in detail. $175 tuition includes entry to the IW Opening Night Reception in the Expo Hall. Approved for 8 ASHI CEs. Read more...
Commercial Building Inspection Course — 24 hours
Dates: Thursday - Saturday, January 16, 17 and 18, 2014
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Renaissance Nashville Hotel, Nashville-Room Belmont One
Extend your trip to Nashville this January and expand your inspection options.
The ASHI School will be offering the well-known Carson Dunlop Weldon
and Associates Commercial Building Inspection Course immediately following InspectionWorld. For complete details of this course, go to
the links that follow.
During this popular three-day course, a professional engineer will teach students all they need to know to get a commercial inspection business
up and running. Commercial inspections can generate up to 80% more revenue than residential inspections in an equivalent amount of time.
Course Tuition is $1,395 (ASHI Member price). Approved for 24 ASHI CEs
Tuition includes a textbook, as well as sample inspection reports, consultant reports, and information on quoting inspections, report writing, costing and relevant business issues. Note that Course Registration is separate from InspectionWorld Registration.
Registration and payment for this course will be handled through the ASHI School. Phone 888-884-0440 for informatin.
What are the course basics? Click here for more information
What do the 3 days consist of? Here is a brief course outline.
Richard Weldon, P.Eng., LEED AP, has a degree in mechanical engineering and has been with Carson Dunlop since 1987. He received his Professional Engineer designation in 1989 and Consulting Engineer designation in 1995. In 1997, Richard became a partner in Carson Dunlop Weldon & Associates Ltd. (CDW), which specializes in Property Condition Assessments and Energy Audits of commercial properties and condominium Reserve Fund Studies. CDW also provides commercial inspection training to public and private groups across North America.