Note: Membership Categories and requirements changed as of December 7, 2010. Potential new members are asked to refer to information packages (see information package request form) for latest requirements. All Members are asked to contact the Registrar with any questions in regards to upgrades / for appropriate upgrade applications.
The Home Inspection 'Practical' requirement is as follows:
complete 200 home inspections, OR:
work in the home inspection field for at least one year and completion of at least 150 home inspections, OR:
work in the home inspection field for at least two years and completion of 100 home inspections. All home inspections must be fee paid, include WRITTEN reports and meet OAHI standards of practice. Reports are subject to verification.
Order the Information Package for a complete description of the requirements for each membership category.
THE OAHI DOES NOT ASSESS OR REVIEW THE CREDENTIALS OF NON-MEMBERS.
Those aspiring to become members must first apply as "Student" or "Applicant" member after which, upon request, they will receive a free assessment of their educational and practical experience.