new 8 hour fireplace inspection course, developed
by Fireplace Investigation, Research & Education
Service (F.I.R.E. Service), is designed to assist
the home inspector in recognizing key concerns
on use, condition, installation and malfunction
of both gas and solid fuel burning appliances
and their venting systems.
a fireplace, chimney or vent system requires
a general working knowledge of the fundamentals
as well as an understanding of the drafting,
and malfunctioning characteristics. This course
will address these concerns in detail and deliver
accurate information to the students. Upon completion
of this class students will have a sound introduction
to the components, materials and mechanics of
fireplaces, chimneys and vent systems that they
will encounter and evaluate as home inspectors.
Students will have a solid understanding of
the inspection process and strategies involved
to work within recognized standards and provide
useful information to their clients.
includes Home Inspector & the Fireplace
textbook, published by F.I.R.E. Service. Be
the most knowledgeable inspector in your area
and Learn to Earn more!
Upon completion of this course, students will
be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of: