Program Information

This Board of Governors certificate program will provide students with the base knowledge and skills required by the Ontario Association of Home Inspectors. There are additional requirements leading to certification and students are advised to confirm the provincial requirements for home inspectors.

The cost of the courses do not include the cost of course manuals. Each course requires the Carson Dunlop and Associates manual, which is approximately $250.00 (subject to change) per course. The courses can be taken in any order with the exception of: HOM-1503 Heating Inspection I and HOM-2503 Heating Inspection II.

Please Note: All courses are available on a full or part-time basis and are offered online.

See Course List

Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent, or 19 years of age or older

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes and be out of secondary school for at least one year. Mature applicant testing is available in the Counselling Department. The test(s) will demonstrate equivalency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at x 3412.

Applications for this program are not accepted through

If you are taking part-time courses with the intention of completing a program and earning a credential, you must meet Admission Requirements outlined on the program page. It is the student's responsibility to supply proof of admission requirements to the Office of the Registrar before he/she has completed three courses in the program.

If you do complete the program and do not have the appropriate admission requirements, you will be ineligible to receive your certificate or diploma.

If you believe you have an equivalent level of knowledge and would like credit for Prior Learning Assessment, please contact Counselling at 519-479-1023 at least two weeks before classes begin.

Course List

Program Maps

Current Students

Current students can view program maps from previous years on the mylambton website. 

You will need to login with your C# and password in order to access your program map.

Employment Opportunities

Home inspection services in concert with real estate companies or self-employment opportunities.
Online Education


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