Career & Technical Education > Construction

General Information

  • Name: Supervised Residential Inspections for Certification
  • Division: Career & Technical Education
  • Discipline: Construction
  • Units (Credits): 2.00
  • Course Attributes:
    • May not transfer towards an NSHE bachelor's degree
    • Non-applicable toward AA, AB or AS Degrees

I. Catalog Course Description

Prerequisites: CONS260
Provides instruction on conducting residential inspections as per 645D of the Nevada Administrative Code. Students will explore methodologies for conducting inspections and develop an inspection format that they will utilize while completing ten supervised inspections. Students must complete ten inspection reports to be evaluated by the instructor and sign "hold harmless" waivers when conducting inspections off state property. Students are strongly encouraged to have medical insurance that provides coverage in the event of a job site injury.

II: Course Objectives

Understanding and identification of various residential structural, electrical and mechanical components.

Ability to identify construction discrepancies as per 645D of the NAC.

Ability to write Certified Inspection Report of professional quality.

III: Course Linkage

The mission of this course is to fulfill the approved continuing education (IOS) requirements needed for licensure as a Certified Inspector of Structures – Residential as mandated by the State of Nevada/Business & Industry – Real Estate Division.

Scheduled CONS-263 classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no CONS-263 classes scheduled for this term.