Dave Collins, CPI, is a Certified Professional Inspector® trained by InterNACHI the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors which is the world’s largest nonprofit association of residential and commercial property inspectors and provides education, training, certification, benefits, and support for its members. All InterNACHI Certified Professional Inspector® are required to pass an inspector exam, follow a comprehensive Standards of Practice, abide by a strict Code of Ethics, and take accredited Continuing Education courses each year in order to maintain their membership in good standing.
Dave Collins has acquired extensive home inspector training through InterNACHI’s rigorous Continuing Education curriculum, which includes dozens of live classrooms online, and video training courses, written by experts in their field, which have received more than 1,400 accreditation’s by state and governmental agencies throughout North America.
In order to become certified, Dave Collins was required to take Inspection courses related to the interior and exterior of the home, including the common and major areas of concern for home buyers, such as the foundation, heating and cooling, roof, plumbing, and electrical systems.
* The State of Michigan does not require licensing of home inspectors; however, the certification and Continuing Education required by InterNACHI are more than adequate training for the certified inspector so that he can provide sufficient and accurate information regarding a home’s condition.