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JRF Training & Testing Center

Home Inspection Certificate Program

The JRF Home Inspection Series, a certificate program, prepares one for the requirements of a New Jersey Licensed Home Inspector and the Home Inspector National Exam. The Home Inspection course is intended for individuals desiring an occupation as a licensed Home Inspector. This series also provides you with a Field Mentoring component. Both, the 10 module classroom instruction and the field mentoring experience components, are required as a prerequisite for the licensing of a Home Inspector in the State of New Jersey. Students are required to purchase textbooks separately.

The classroom curriculum includes instruction in the following:

  • Structural Inspection
  • Roofing Inspection
  • Electrical Inspection
  • Plumbing Inspection
  • Heating I Inspection
  • Heating II Inspection
  • Air Conditioning / Heat Pump Inspection
  • Exterior Inspection
  • Interiors / Insulation & Ventilation Inspection
  • Communication and Professional Practice

Field Experience Mentoring Internship: Is a mentoring program providing all students with field training conducted by licensed home inspectors during an actual home inspection. This training shall consist of 40 hours mentoring by a licensed Home Inspector, which will be interpreted as 16 completed inspections at 2 hours each along with ½ hour of report writing per inspection to equal the required 40 hours of instruction.

Prerequisite: High School Diploma or equivalent for licensure.

Course #HOMEINSPECTOR:  140 Hours        38 sessions         Course Fee $2975   
Course #FIELDMENTOR:          40 Hours        16 Inspections    Course Fee $1875

NOTE:  To earn a Home Inspector License, must complete both courses.

JRF Training & Testing Center:    500 Dobranski Drive, Perth Amboy NJ 08861

For More Information Contact: Director of Community & Family Services, Sherri Goldberg, at Sherri.Goldberg@JRFNJ.org

$50 Non-Refundable Free
$2975.00 Payment Due Prior to 1st session
$1875.00 Payment Due Prior the 15 Session
$4850.00 Total

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