Currently, in the United States, there are 29 states that require licensing for their inspectors to perform home inspections, and Nevada is a state that requires their home inspectors to be licensed.
I wanted to take a moment to discuss inspector credentials. There are “Licensed” inspectors, with licensing obtained through a governing body, such as a State. And there are “Certified” inspectors, with certifications obtained through an organization, like InterNACHI for example. State licensing typically requires the inspector to obtain classroom education, followed by a Nationally accredited examination on home inspecting. After that, a certain amount of hours performing inspections in the field with a…..