How do I become a Home Inspector in Florida?
To become a home inspector in Florida you need to complete a 120-hour program of pre-licensing training, pass the state exam, and fill out an application with the DBPR. InterNACHI has two different options for completing the pre-licensing training, please see the Florida page for more details.
You can also schedule your state exam through InterNACHI. Just go to the same Florida page and scroll down for exam information.
General Info on Two Training Options:
1) Option 1: Online and Free for Members. This option is completely online and comprised of 20 courses that you complete at your own pace, no deadline. You can join InterNACHI for $49/mo or $499/yr and you will receive access to all of the courses as well as other benefits. You can complete the pre-licensing training and pass your final exam with no obligation to remain a member.
2) Option 2: Classroom for a Fee. This option costs $1,899 as a one-time fee. This includes a 1-year membership to InterNACHI with access to all of the online courses and benefits, as well as 40-hours of live training at a location near you.
Both options are approved by the DBPR and it is completely up to the student as to which one they would like to complete.