Texas Home Inspection License Requirements

Do you want to become a licensed home inspector in Texas? McKissock Learning will help you meet the necessary educational requirements you need to renew your home inspector license in Texas.

8 Mandatory Hours
24 Elective Hours
32 Total Hours
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Here's what you need to renew your Texas Home Inspection license

The information below is a summary of the minimum requirements set forth by the Texas Real Estate Commission. For a more detailed requirements breakdown, please see the board's site.
If you hold Home Inspection licenses in multiple states, please make sure to check each state's requirements.

Texas Home Inspection: Home Inspector

Total Hours Required: 32
Mandatory Hours: 8
Elective Hours: 24
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2

Online Info

All Inspector Licensees must complete 32 hours of CE, including the 8-Hour Inspector Legal & Ethics and SOP Review course.

All inspector CE courses must be completed during your current license period.

Online Limitations

Permitted to have a maximum of sixteen hours on any one single subject.  This 16-hour maximum allowed on any one subject is not restricted to online courses but is applicable to all inspector CE.

Courses taken for CE credit contain security questions and must be answered correctly within 1 minute. Each question is case sensitive. Due to state regulation we are unable to provide questions/answers. Please be sure to read carefully.


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every business day. **If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.**
Roster Sent: Every 1 days

Governing Agency

Name: Texas Real Estate Commission
Phone: 5129363000
Fax: 5129363863
Address: 1700 N. Congress Avenue, Suite 400 Stephen F. Austin Building Austin, 78701

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.