Resources for Pricing Commercial Property Inspections

There are several approaches inspectors can take to determine the cost of an inspection. The following resources provide tools, calculations, and other information to help inspectors put their own procedures in place. Online Fee Calculators These tools help inspectors calculate an inspection fee based on the inputted information about the subject property and variables specific…

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Commercial Property Inspection Checklists and Field Guides

Walk-Through Survey Checklist Commercial Property Inspection Checklist  Low-Slope Roof Inspection Checklists and Field Guides Low-Slope Roof Defect Recognition Inspection Checklist Low-Slope Roof Reference Sheet: Built-Up Roofing (BUR) Low-Slope Roof Reference Sheet: Metal Roof System Low-Slope Roof Reference Sheet: Modified Bitumen Low-Slope Roof Reference Sheet: Single-Ply Roofing (TPO, PVC, EPDM) HVAC Inspection Checklists Electric Baseboard Heating…

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Commercial Property Inspector Mentoring Program

CCPIA’s Commercial Property Inspector Mentoring Program is designed to help members develop foundational job skills and troubleshoot issues they come across on the job with one-on-one education and coaching, as well as a library of the most common questions asked by inspectors, which is available 24/7. Need help getting started or growing your business? Need…

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Fillable PDF Proposal Feature on Inspection Fee Calculators

CCPIA’s Inspection Fee Calculators include a feature that allows users to easily generate a proposal for prospective clients based on the calculator’s suggested bid. After computing a bid that you’re satisfied with, select the checkbox for the proposal under Step 3 to get started. The proposal form generated by the calculator auto-populates information about the…

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Glossary of Inspection Terminology

The Glossary of Commercial Property Inspection Terms is a tool for commercial property inspectors and commercial real estate professionals. It includes technical and business-related terminology. The user can search the glossary for specific words or browse it alphabetically. Glossary for Commercial Property Inspectors Commercial property inspectors can use the glossary as a resource for completing…

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CCPIA Member ID Card

The CCPIA member ID card is free to all CCPIA members in good standing. It includes a QR code for quick membership verification on the job or at CCPIA classes and events. It also includes your photo, name, member ID number, and additional information for someone to verify your membership status.  For the best results,…

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Commercial Property Inspection Image Gallery (Building Illustrations)

CCPIA has created a Commercial Property Inspection Image Gallery that includes technical images of building systems and components and building code illustrations. The gallery also includes other educational and marketing images useful to commercial property inspectors. The main gallery categories include: Accessibility Buildings Cooling Fire Protection Heating Interior Kitchen Marketing Plumbing Roofing Safety Structure Ventilation…

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Directory Listing Feature Allows Members Up to 3 Directory Listing Locations

CCPIA’s allows members to add up to three business listing locations in its directory. The CCPIA Commercial Property Inspectors Directory allows consumers and commercial real estate professionals to find qualified inspectors in their area for their commercial inspection projects. Members can enable and manage their directory listings from their My Account dashboard under the Directory…

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“Verify a Commercial Property Inspector” Tool

CCPIA’s “Verify a Commercial Property Inspector” tool allows consumers and commercial real estate professionals to verify that an inspector is in compliance with CCPIA’s membership requirements. CCPIA only lists qualifying members with an active membership who have successfully completed the required coursework. All CCPIA members are assigned a member ID number that consumers can use…

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Free Custom Commercial Inspector Profile

Members of the Certified Commercial Property Inspectors Association (CCPIA) receive a custom one-page profile free with their membership (mobile-friendly). This one-page profile will have the following features customized to your commercial business: Business logo placement Business name and contact information Inspector’s name Inspector’s credentials and brief bio Map of service area Description of service area…

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Certificate of Membership

This certificate states that you are a member in good standing and have met CCPIA’s membership requirements. For information about the membership requirements, visit Become a Certified Commercial Property Inspector. Provide potential clients a copy of your CCPIA certificate with your inspection proposal or include it in your marketing material and website. It assures that…

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