Online CE Class Information – Roofing

Roofing v1.0

Thanks for your interest in this 8-hour online CE class covering the roofing systems. In this class we will cover the basics of a home’s roofing systems. Next to HVAC issues, roofing problems are some of the most common complaints that home inspectors receive. Nothing makes a client angrier than seeing water dripping through their ceiling and into their new home! Having a working knowledge of roofing systems and how to inspect them can go a long way in keeping out clients happy (and dry!)

Please note that this course was developed and produced by Kaplan Professional, and is also taught as part of the Systems and Standards home inspection pre-licensing 100-hour course. This course was not created by Joe Cook of the American Inspection Academy (AIA), but is being made available to you by the AIA for the purpose of continuing education. This course covers the basic elements of roofing systems that every professional home inspector should be familiar with.

This online course includes video instruction, technical illustrations, color photos, interactive exercises, progress quiz questions, and a comprehensive final exam to completely cover the topic of roofing systems. This course counts for 8 hours of CE credit and costs $104.

Included in the course modules are:

  • Pitched roofing section
  • Asphalt shingles
  • Ice dams
  • Wood roofing
  • Slate roofing
  • Clay tile
  • Concrete tile
  • Fiber cement roofing
  • Metal tile
  • Roll roofing
  • Valley flashing
  • Chimney flashing
  • Hip and ridge flashing
  • Stack and vent flashing
  • Roof/wall flashing
  • Skylight flashing
  • Dormer flashing
  • Drip edge flashing
  • Flat roofing section
  • Drainage
  • Built-up roofing
  • Modified bitumen roofing
  • Rubber roofing
  • PVC roofing
  • Metal roofing
  • Chimney flashing
  • Stack and vent flashing
  • Parapet wall flashing
  • Skylight flashing
  • Drip edge flashing
  • Roof/wall flashing
  • Pitch pans
  • Interactive exercises
  • Final exam

Please note that once you have passed the final exam and completed this course you must contact Joe Cook at the American Inspection Academy to receive your state certificate of completion!

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