CCPIA Membership Requirements

These courses follow the International Standards of Practice for Inspecting Commercial Properties – the industry-accepted commercial inspection guidelines, and a proven process and system. You will learn everything you need to know to start and operate a commercial inspection business or start a commercial inspection division within your existing company.

You must complete the Standards of Practice Course and Code of Ethics Course with a score of 80% or higher to be a member in good standing. After successful completion, you can instantly access the CCPIA logo and Certificate of Membership at your Account Dashboard. Use the CCPIA logo and Certificate of Membership in your marketing material, website, inspection proposals, and inspection reports. It assures clients you’re trained and qualified.

As a member in good standing, you will also be eligible for a listing in CCPIA’s directory and Verify Tool, which consumers and CRE professionals use.

You must maintain continuous membership in CCPIA. Certification is terminated and expires upon membership cancellation.

Once You Are Certified

Becoming CCPIA-Certified sets the foundation for your success. Next, you’ll need to work on your marketing. Our marketing resources provide information and materials that help promote your commercial business by targeting prospective clients who need your special skills and expertise. Explore the CCPIA’s Marketing Library.