CANDIDATE the (provisional) entry point into
the National Certification Program
NATIONAL HOME INSPECTOR the successful completion of the National Certification Program
The NHICC National Certification Program detailed requirements are located in the Candidate Handbook available on the "read more" link below. The NHICC background review point system may be found in the Background Review Point System document link under NHICC News.
Maintaining Candidate Status after 3 years, Candidates who have not become a National Home Inspector must reapply to retain their Candidate status.