Home Inspection for Exteriors BLDG 9275


Our Home Inspection for Exteriors course explores the many exterior components involved in a home inspection, including architectural styles, cladding, structural elements, surface water control and landscaping. Learn about topics such as retaining walls, grounds, window wells, lot grading, driveways, patios, walkways, decks, balconies, stoops and steps, porches, railings, flashing trim, eaves, soffits, fascia, and exterior doors and windows.

This course is offered by George Brown College Continuing Education in partnership with Carson Dunlop. It is also recognized by the Ontario Association of Home Inspectors (OAHI) as an accredited home inspection course and meets part of the requirements for becoming a registered home inspector (RHI).


Course Delivery Method:

This is an online course delivered by Carson Dunlop through the Carson Dunlop School of Home Inspection, an interactive e-learning platform. This course consists of a combination of recorded videos, case studies and interactive exercises. Each week, you will be required to view the presentation, complete one or more assignments and complete an assessment. Instructional support will be available online.

Additional Information

Disclaimer: The RHI designation is awarded by the OAHI. The information provided here does not represent the extent of the requirements for the RHI designation. The requirements are set by the OAHI, not George Brown College, so you must follow the process listed on the OAHI website and meet the requirements applicable to you to achieve the RHI designation. OAHI policies are subject to change without notice, and George Brown College is not responsible for any information errors or inaccuracies that result from a change in OAHI policy. For more information about the RHI designation, visit the OAHI website.

Hours and Fees





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Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.