Wisconsin Home Inspection State Requirements
The information contained below is designed to provide a summary of the minimum education, experience and examination requirements established by the Wisconsin Department of Regulation and Licensing.
For more information, please visit the Department's website.
Does this state require Home Inspectors to be licensed?
Are there any educational requirements to be licensed?
Is there a state exam requirement to be licensed?
Yes, all licensees must pass the National Home Inspector Examination.
Are there any experience requirements to be licensed?
Are there any other requirements to be licensed?
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Have a high school diploma or its equivalent
- Submit an application and associated fees
When do the license expire?
Licenses expire every two years on December 31st.
Are there any Continuing Education requirements to renew a license?
All licensees must complete 20 hours of continuing education each year in any course related to general subject matter of home inspection - course approval is not required.