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SBA 511 - Home Inspection Pre-License Course

This course is designed to enable the student to learn about home inspection and to prepare him/her for a state Home Inspection License.  Topics to be covered include structural systems; exterior and interior systems; roofing, plumbing, and electrical systems; air conditioning, insulation, and ventilation systems; fireplace heating and solid-burning systems; professional standards for home inspectors; Maryland Minimum Standards of Practice and Maryland Code of Ethics; and inspection report writing.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:

1.    examine and evaluate the condition of major structural elements of a house;
2.    analyze the condition of exterior elements, including doors, trim, walkways;
3.    inspect and assess plumbing, heating, and air conditioning systems; and
4.    describe professional standards and ethics for home inspectors.

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