Seattle             "The Fundamentals of Home Inspection" 

             Washington State Approved

CLASSROOM (120 hours,3 weeks), or with  FIELD TRAINING (30 weeks)

With Test and Certification

Seattle Classrooms, are Sea-Tac & Edmonds, Call for times and location. 

Home Inspection, Home Inspector Training, Seattle, Washington 


 Who we are:                           NARIES

"The National Association or Real Estate Inspection & Evaluation Services"


What we offer:

We offer (26) weeks of evening classes, (4) hours once a week, and (16) weeks of field work together. The program is open enrollment with unlimited attendance. Start any week you choose and come as often as you want, and as long as you want until you are either finished or are satisfied and in business making money.             

What we do:

NARIES professionally trains Home Inspectors, offers and provides a professional Home Inspection Training School W/Narrative testing and Professional certification. We offer (26) weeks of evening classes, (4) hours once a week, and (16) weeks of field work.

How we do it:

Our classroom and field training program includes personal mentoring, forums, discussions and continuing marketing, on a weekly basis. This vital part of the program will get your business started in (16) weeks before completing the class portion of the course. NARIES provides integrated Standards of Practice with the inspection process. These are applied to our consistent and repetitive style of written form reporting. Our methodology is focused on repetitive business and legal practices.  This way you are skillfully inspecting and communicating with the public. It is not hard. It just takes plenty of practice and guidance.

What you will do:

There are (14) modules based on NARIES Standards of Practice plus modules for structures, mold and pest inspection. Your work includes written home work and doing actual Home Inspections with reports for practice. Inspections are written on a simple form with the least possible liability and risk.

What we provide:

You will get plenty of personal help and guidance during class and throughout the course or even after. Once started  you will get help on your actual inspections and then seriously get professionally certified at the end. The test is about (5) hours long and everyone passes with a 90% or better. This is because we give personal attention to all your work, and our teaching and training tools are specifically designed for personal improvement and self-confidence. Course includes structural Pest training if you choose to become a pest inspector. This is not mandatory or required in the State of Washington, but is strongly encouraged. Home Inspection is unregulated. An Architect and General Contractor teach the class and he has been training Home Inspectors for (14) years. Call 800-583-5821 for references or questions.

Program, "H",  Home Inspection training in Seattle Washington

Progam "H", is (120) hours of classroom training in  Washington at several locations and around Puget Sound . This program is (30) class sessions, of rigorous classroom training. 

If the student chooses to pursue the marketing, and proactive field training portion together they can begin inspecting after approximately (12) to (16) weeks. This of course depends on the dedication and commitment of the student. This Seattle training program is in (2) locations around Puget Sound Washington. They are located in Lynnwood and SeaTac. The weekly classes meet continuously or as enrollment continues and can be attended any time. Call or email for current status.  The outside field work is individually mentored.  The assignments are progressive from simple inspecting and field reporting to the more complex and efficient inspection with narrative reporting. We teach inspecting, inspection process, communication and business. Our marketing campaign is integrated into the training and works well. You can be in business before leaving the program, knowing exactly how to work with the public, Real Estate agents and related referrals. 

The classes cover our entire NARIES, "Standards of Practice", which are viewable at our web site This program builds not only a Home Inspector, but confidence and self reliance. The basic course trains the Home Inspector to inspect and write a short version of a written report where all of the information is classified and organized consistently throughout the document. This program is offered with an extended series of inspection training for narrative report  writing. This trains the inspector to write serious business opinions for owners, buyers, and  the courts as an expert witness. Often the home buyer may want a full written narrative report. It is advised to train for this and be prepared. 

The program may be taken as follows:

Complete Classroom Training                                                         "The Fundamentals of Home Inspection" (Satisfies Washington State rules) This program is for classroom sessions onlyThis class is given in (13 day sessions. The student may take the classes when or where they wish.Unlimited attendance is allowed. The base cost of this program is $2,495.00 



Complete Classroom & Field Training /(120) + (40) hours            (13) days of classroom plus (40) hours of field training.The student may take the classes when or where they wish. Unlimited attendance is allowed. The  costs of this program are:                                                                                 Base Rate: $3,990.00                                                                                  Early Bird Rate $3,795.00

          Base Rate 

Early Bird Discount Rate   

  Complete Field training (40) hours of field training                       Training is with a Washington State licensed and approved Home Inspector in the local area. The base cost of this program is  $1,495.00      
Complete Home Inspection Training and Narrative Report Writing With Certification, Entry Level Job Training and More                                                                                                                 (40) weeks of classroom plus field training including homework and field assignments, with test and certification. This class meets weekly for (40) weeks. Student are additionally trained proficiency in writing narrative reports and opinions from notes or form reports. Day class attendance is allowed. The base cost of this program is  $10,9500      

  (Pay plan available)  All monthly payments may be paid with Cash, Checks, Bank checks or Money orders.

 If you have further questions, please call: 800.583.5821 or 425-319-5783                                                               


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