You have many choices. Choose wisely.
Your future career depends on it.

This is a crowded and competitive field and if you don't distinguish yourself from every other home inspector...
you are every other home inspector.

You will receive hands-on training in...

▶ Infrared Cameras
▶ Moisture Meters
▶ Amp Probes
▶ Humidity and Temperature Measuring Devices
▶ Laser Thermometers
▶ And much more...

Our instructors have 100+ years of practical industry experience. You'll get expert, real-world training in hot topics like drones, pool leak detection, infrared technology, 4 Point inspections, wind mitigations and mold.

Because there is no greater way to learn, our on site inspections will give you real world, real life home inspection experience superior and more technical than any other choice available.

Going into business unprepared is dangerous and the very cause of failure of 90% of home inspection businesses, so at Home Inspection University-Florida, you'll also learn about liability protection mechanisms, code violations and develop a Standard Operating Procedure that will make your clients think you've been in business for years.

Home Inspection Classroom Training Includes:

▶ Risk management/risk elimination practices and products
▶ Solid inspection protocol
▶ Book and test materials

Why Choose Home Inspection University- Florida?

As a home inspection training affiliate with Florida Association of Building Inspectors (FABI), you are entitled to a free 1-year membership in this professional organization. Your membership reassures the public about your dedication and commitment to industry best practices.

If that were not enough, there's more. Times have changed and the general level of expectation many people expect from you is at an all-time high. Not only must you differentiate yourself, you must deliver a superior and defensive inspection to protect yourself. To help limit your liabilities and manage your risks everyone will receive free of charge for 6 months...

▶ RecallChek appliance monitoring
▶ MoldSafe
▶ 5-Year roof leak repair warranty
▶ 90 day warranties covering:
   ▶ Structure
   ▶ Mechanical
   ▶ Appliances
   ▶ Underground water & sewer lines

This reduces your liability AND allows you to distinguish yourself from all other home inspectors. You will leave this class with a solid SOP so you will know exactly what to say and what to do on your first inspection. Your clients will think you have been inspecting for years. Plus, there are limited opportunities to partner with Central Florida's leading home inspection company the Inspectagator, and some students will have an opportunity to mentor with HIU Florida's top instructor, Jon Bolton. We are conveniently located in Central Florida. Yes, there is a cost.

At the end of class, we will arrange for you to take the FABI exam which is accepted by the State in lieu of the NHIE. This exam is based on the book "Real Estate Home Inspection; Mastering the Profession." (5th Edition) by Russell Burgess. We will provide this book for you at the beginning of class.

At the end of the course, we will have a celebration party where we encourage you to bring your spouse or significant other. We will invite nearby established business owners to attend also so there is a great opportunity to live interview for potential employment opportunities!

We are conveniently located in Central Florida just north of Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World, just south of Daytona Beach, kick butt golf courses and numerous other attractions! Contact us today to get registered for class 407.678.HOME (4663) or email us at

Jon C. Bolton II

  • B.S. Building Construction, University of Florida
  • ICC Certified Residential Building Inspector #5180744-B1
  • ICC Certified Residential Plumbing Inspector #5180744-P1
  • ASHI Certified Member #204955
  • FABI Master Professional Inspector RPI0354
  • State Certified Radon Measurement Tech R1715
  • SBCCI Certified Rehab. Inspector #1993
  • SBCCI Property Maintenance & Housing Inspector #056G
  • SBCCI Housing Rehab. Code Enforcement Officer #414
  • ITA Certified Manufactured Home Inspector #102802F
  • PaRR/FEMA Disaster Housing Inspector
  • WDO Inspector JE129247
  • Wind & Hurricane Mitigation Inspector
  • Level 1 Certified Infrared Thermographer #18752
  • EPA Certified Renovator RI-8391-10-0022
  • State Certified Home Inspector HI171
  • State Certified Mold Assessor MRSA1841
  • BESI Building Envelope Certified Inspector FL-0149
  • NAMM Certified Moisture Management Inspector #6506
  • Remote Airmen Certification with sUAS Rating #3921525
  • Jon holds a BS in Building Construction from the University of Florida. He has been performing home inspections since 1998. He has authored many home inspection related articles for local and national publications. He is the author of the book Tactical Real Estate Negotiator and Co-author of The Savvy Agent. He has been featured on several radio programs, in the New York Times, Orlando Magazine, Inspekt Magazine and CFRI, IRC and FABI newsletters. He was an instructor at Home Inspection Academy from 2011-2017.

    John Shishilla

  • Certified Master Inspector
  • Active Licensed Certified Residential Contractor (CRC1330745)
  • Member of the Florida Association of Building Inspectors and the InterNational Association of Certified Home inspectors
  • Florida Licensed Home Inspector #21
  • Licensed Mold Assessor MRSA1544
  • A dedicated, hands-on professional and owner of multi-inspector firm, Honor Services in Melbourne. John has been working in the inspection for about a decade. He is a Florida-licensed home inspector (#21), a licensed mold assessor, an active licensed certified residential contractor, and a Florida Certified Pest Control Operator.

    John is active in the inspection industry, if he is not teaching one of the many conferences he attends each year, he is there participating. He is always working to better the industry, inspections, and inspection business, not only as a Member of the Florida Association of Building Inspectors but as a member of The American Society of Home Inspectors and The InterNational Association of Certified Home Inspectors.

    His first-hand knowledge of the inspection industry is incomparable - as is the information he regularly shares with inspectors and business owners regularly. When he is not working, he is speeding time with his family, traveling, fishing or doing martial arts.

    Jeffrey R. Clair

  • Florida State Certified General Contractor 058361
  • Florida State Certified Roofing Contractor 1328940
  • Florida State Certified Home Inspector #725
  • Florida State Certified Mechanical Contractor 1250122
  • Florida State Certified Underground Utility & Excavation Contractor 056828
  • FABI Master Professional Inspector #0437
  • Florida State Certified Standard Building Inspector 5316
  • Building Official Association of Florida 7156
  • EPA Universal Refrigerant Certification
  • US Dept. of Energy Certified Home Energy Assessor
  • Ronald L. Hamel

  • State Certified Building Contractor CBC056105
  • B.S. Building Construction, University of Florida
  • FABI Registered Professional Inspector RPI0736
  • WDO Inspector JE129248
  • Certified Level 1 Infrared Thermographer #18967
  • State Certified Home Inspector HI2299
  • Bo Passen

  • State Certified Home Inspector HI8396
  • FABI Registered Professional Inspector #0833
  • Certified Residential Thermographer #2014061902
  • USN Senior Chief Retired
  • Bradley Scott

  • State Certified Home Inspector HI9238
  • Certified Residential Thermographer #2016033101
  • NAMM Certified Moisture Management Inspector #6061
  • IICRC Water Restoration Technician 183970

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