How to become a member

To become a member of CAHPI, an inspector must meet rigorous professional and educational requirements followed by a review.  They must also adhere to the Association's Code of Ethics which demands fairness and impartiality towards clients.

As a member of a CAHPI you receive on-going benefits of membership provided to you by CAHPI.

There are two CAHPI membership designations:
National Certificate Holder®
Registered Home Inspector (RHI)®


Inspectors with any of the following automatically qualifies you as a National Certificate Holder®....
- Former CAHPI provincial association member (NCH & RHI)
- CPBC licence
- Service Alberta licence

- NHICC National Home Inspector (NHI)

If yes, send in your proof of membership or licence and you can start using your designation(s) and CAHPI logo.
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If you are an experienced practicing inspector with 500 inspections and five (5) years providing residential home inspections and wish to join CAHPI; the Certification Board will review your application to grant your membership equivalency.

Earn the National Certificate Holder® and Registered Home Inspector (RHI)® designations:

  • NCH - Achieve a passing score for the CAHPI National Exam (CNE)
  • NCH - Inspection report and contract verification by mentor
  • RHI - Upgrade application and fee (members with NCH designation)
  • RHI - Signed RHI affidavit form
  • RHI - List of 250 inspections

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Join CAHPI Today! New inspectors will begin as a Candidate member.

New home inspectors or students will earn the National Certificate Holder® designation by:

  • Achieving a passing score for the CAHPI National Exam (CNE)
  • Completion of 10 mentored inspections
  • Report verification by mentor

Note:  Home Inspectors in British Columbia and Alberta require a provincial license.  Please visit Consumer Protection BC and Service Alberta website for full details.

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To become a member complete one of the application forms above.
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