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Continuing Education

Continuing education requirements for licensed Home Inspectors.

The New Hampshire Board of Home Inspectors requires continuing education as a condition of license renewal.

Licensees must begin accumulating continuing education hours commencing with their date of licensure and report 20 continuing education hours to the Board at their first renewal.

One hour of continuing education per biennial renewal must be on any recent revisions to building regulations.

All courses pertaining to building technologies, best and worst construction practices, new construction technologies and system installation practices will qualify as the one hour of continuing education required for recent revisions to building regulations.

In addition, the following organizations may provide continuing education regarding building regulations:

Licensees may not use continuing education gained before their date of licensure. 5% of Licensees will be randomly audited annually for compliance with continuing education requirements. The licensee shall retain proof of attendance for at least 4 years pursuant to administrative rule Home 403.04 (c).

Five (5)% of Licensees will be randomly audited annually for compliance with continuing education requirements.

The Board does not pre-approve continuing education however administrative rule Home 403.01 (a) requires the following:

Continuing education activities shall be relevant to the practice of home inspection or no credit shall be awarded. Such continuing education activities may include technical, ethical, or managerial content.

Administrative Rules Hom 403 regarding continuing education of Home Inspectors.


Office of Professional Licensure and Certification
121 South Fruit Street |  Concord, NH 03301
Main Telephone: (603) 271-2152