Accredited Courses

A number of courses have been accredited as acceptable for the initial training required to meet the educational portion of the CCHI certification.

These are listed below.   Proof of completion of the courses, plus, where required the proctored examinations will need to be submitted in order for the education to count towards the CCHI requirements.

Course provider Modules Required Proof of completion required
InterNACHI Safe Practices for the Home Inspector
Ladder Safety Training
Exterior Safety for Inspectors and Contractors
Inspecting Means of Egress

Home Inspection Business Course
Professionalism Training
25 Standards Every Inspector Should Know
Defect Recognition and Report Writing
How to Perform Roof Inspections
General Roof Inspection
Structural Issues for Home Inspectors
Inspecting Foundation Walls and Piers
Advanced Inspection of Crawlspaces
How to Perform Residential Electrical Inspections
Advanced Electrical Inspection Training
How to Inspect Fireplaces, Stoves, and Chimneys
How to Inspect HVAC Systems
Advanced HVAC Training for Inspectors
Residential Plumbing Overview for Inspectors
Inspecting Water Heater Tanks
How to Perform Exterior Inspections
How to Perform Deck Inspections
How to Inspect the Attic, Insulation, Ventilation and Interior
The House As a System
Customer Service and Communication for Inspectors
Certificate of completion for each course PLUS
Successful completion of OntarioACHI/AlbertaACHI proctored examination for CCHI
Carson Dunlop Roofing
Heating I
Heating II
Air Conditioning & Heat Pumps
Insulation and Interior
Communication & Professional Practice

Proof of proctored examination* The Inspector needs to cover the NACHI safety courses (indicated in Blue) and pass the proctored safety examinations in addition to the Carson Dunlop Course for CCHI requirements.

These courses are available online from Carson Dunlop and through many Ontario Colleges.

 Inspect4U  Not yet accredited  
The Urban Studies Roof inspection
Exterior inspection
Inspection of framing and foundation
Electrical inspection
Inspection of heating and cooling systems
Plumbing inspection
Inspection of insulation and interior finishes
Tools used by home inspectors
Condo and duplex inspection
Starting a business

Completion Certificate required.

These courses are available online from The Urban Studies


Course providers wishing to have their courses accredited should apply to the accreditation committee.

Continued Education Unit Course providers

Course provider Courses Available Proof of completion required
Any course provided Examination Certificate from InterNACHI
Construct-Ed Any course provided Completion Certificate
RadonFind OCRMI Course Certificate of OCRMI designation

IAQ Introduction
Asbestos in the Workplace
Compressed Gases
Confined Spaces
Dealing with Hostile Customers
Electrical Hazards
Fire Safety
Ladder Safety
Manual Materials Handling
PPE Basics
Preventing falls from slips and trips
Working at Heights

Registration Confirmation and Completion Certificate 

George Brown College Any building code course Registration Confirmation and Completion Certificate 
OntarioACHI/TARION TARION CPG and New Home Inspections Registration Confirmation, Completion Certificate and PLA examination pass