Mold has become a major source of concern related to health in the indoor environment. Over 25 percent of homes in the U.S. are affected by mold infestation. Though most molds are of the non-toxic variety, there are certain types of molds can present serious health risks. Therefore, as the home inspector, it is of the utmost importance that you are able to correctly identify and remediate mold growth in a home, as it can be a danger for homeowners and their families. This course will cover basic information about mold, as well as many of the mold strains an inspector might expect to find in a residence. In addition, this course will provide you with in-depth information on the various places to search out mold growth and methods of measurement and remediation. This is an overall advanced course for both residential and commercial buildings.
1. PPE, Health, Molds and Air Quality
2. Conditions, Evaluation, and Indicators of Mold
3. Prevention and Remediation
4. Course Summary Quiz
Course ratings and reviews
McKissock is rated out of 5 by 1168.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Jason D from This mold course was an excellent 'refresher'. I would recommend to anyone for a better understanding of the seriousness of mold growth / dangers to humans.
Date published: 2018-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by William D from This was a tough course, read and take a lot of notes
Date published: 2018-11-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by CHRISTOPHER B from It's good to know about the health dangers from molds.
Date published: 2018-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by Robert M from Very detailed course. Had valuable information. Found it to be very thought provoking. Made me realize how devastating mold can be.
Date published: 2018-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by Byron R. from Very informative, easy to understand and navigate during the taking of this course online.
Date published: 2018-06-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by Jon G. from This course was exactly what I needed to continue my profession as a Home Inspector.
Date published: 2018-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by Matthew M. from Good information presented in a well thought out manner
Date published: 2017-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by Carl C. from Very informative regarding a growing phenomenon in our industry.
Date published: 2017-07-23