home-inspection-logo1Home Inspection Arizona Specialized Short Course

The purpose of the Home Inspection Arizona Specialized Short Course certificate program is to provide the opportunity for individuals who are seeking Arizona State certification as home inspectors to complete the required minimum of 80 coursework hours. The program provides the coursework and includes a final exam that evaluates the student’s knowledge of systems and standards in the home inspection field.

It is recommended that students have experience and prior knowledge in construction and/or related fields prior to taking the short course. Otherwise, consider our full Home Inspection Certificate program.

Program Overview

The Home Inspection Certificate Program Overview

The Home Inspection Arizona Specialized Short Course Certificate program is 100% online and a delivers curriculum with a flexible schedule. The program includes 14 lessons that give you the knowledge and preparation for the Arizona State Certification exam.

What Will I Study in the Home Inspection – Arizona Specialized Short Course?

The following lessons are included in this course. The Home Inspection Arizona Specialized Short Course totals 115 clock hours.

  • Introduction to Home Inspection
  • House Framing
  • Building Foundations
  • Interior Finishes
  • Exterior Finishes
  • Ceilings
  • Chimneys and Flues
  • Roofing
  • Walkways, Garages, and Landscaping
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
  • Electrical Systems
  • The Energy Efficient Home
  • Pools and Spas

Career Outlook

 Home Inspection Career Outlook

Employment of construction and building inspectors is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Public interest in safety and the desire to improve the quality of construction are factors that may continue to create demand for inspectors. Employment growth for inspectors is expected to be strongest in government and in firms specializing in architectural, engineering, and related services.


Career Opportunities

Certified construction and building inspectors who can perform a variety of inspections should have the best job opportunities. Inspectors with construction-related work experience or training in engineering, architecture, construction technology, or related fields are also likely to have better job prospects.


The median annual wage for construction and building inspectors in May 2015 was $57,340. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $34,800, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $91,600.

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016–17 Edition, Construction and Building Inspectors, on the internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/construction-and-building-inspectors.htm.

Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans

The total price for the Home Inspection Arizona Specialized Short Course is $790.

Total Tuition $690
Enrollment Fee $100
Total Sales Price $790
  • Automatic Payment Plan: Pay only $100 down and 2 interest-free monthly payments of $345, for a total program price of  $790. Payments will automatically be charged monthly to your credit card.
  • Alternative Financing Options: Call us at 1-800-354-1254 for alternative payment plan options.

Financial Assistance

Brighton College works with many employers’ Tuition Reimbursement programs as well as various Workforce Development and Vocational Rehabilitation programs. To find out if you qualify for these programs, call our office at 1.800.354.1254 for more information.


Change of Program $50
Additional Transcript $10
Late Payment $25
Returned Check / Declined Credit Card $25
Academic Extension* $500
Re-Admission Fee $200



Brighton College recommends the following materials for a career in Home Inspection:

  • 6-in-1 screwdriver
  • 25′ tape measure
  • Flashlight
  • GFCI outlet tester
  • Inspection mirror
  • Protective safety glasses
  • Pocket thermometer
  • Digital camera
  • Ladder


All textbooks are provided for students in the Home Inspection program. E-books will be utilized when available. Courses are taken one at a time, and some textbooks may be delivered as new courses are released to the student.