2021 Spring Conference

March 13 & 14

Hotel Information

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Due to the current covid-19 situation, we are offering this conference in a limited seating, in person experience and a virtual (Zoom) experience (virtual conference subject to cancellation based on a minimum attendance). 

In person attendance will be limited to the first 50 inspectors who register AND pay. We will not be offering spouse registrations this time.

Unfortunately we will not have a hospitality suite at this conference.  Those in attendance can visit local businesses around the Orlando International Drive area for dinner Friday and Saturday evening or enjoy available hotel amenities if they prefer.

Attendees will be required to sign a COVID waiver as well as wear a mask when not seated at either their general session table or breakfast/lunch table. 

Friday, March 12 (Wind Mitigation)

Due to limited space and social distancing, we will be offering two sessions of the three hour Wind Mitigation Certification and Continuing Education course on Friday, March 12. Both classes are limited to 12 students.

Both classes are full at this time. To be placed on the waiting list in case a cancellation comes in, please send an email to [email protected] requesting such.

Saturday, March 13 and Sunday, March 14

Saturday Presentations


Michael Casey with Michael Casey and Associates will spend the day with us presenting on...

Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Inspections: This two-hour session with Mike Casey will cover the inspection of air conditioning and heat pumps exclusively. We will discuss identifying components, air flow, modalities and evidences of failures and installations. This session will review a typical installation of a modern air-conditioning unit and heat pump. We will cover unit disconnects, heat movement, indoor and outdoor coils, temperature splits, zone controls, thermostats and ductwork. This course is intended for home inspectors who want an in depth understanding of both how to identify and report deficiencies in and around air conditioners and heat pumps and why they are deficient.


New Plumbing Rules and Components: This two-hour session presented by Michael Casey will explore various newer plumbing product introductions and their function with respect to intended performance. We will also discuss various new plumbing related regulations and issues, including chloramine EPDM degradation. Additionally, we will discuss modalities and evidences of failures and/or improper installations and review several actual case studies. Our emphasis will be the importance of keeping up to date with all systems to be a cutting-edge inspector.


Home Inspector Safety: This two-hour session will explore the various situations inspectors (and their clients) can encounter during the inspection and how to be more prepared. We will discuss modalities of potential hazardous situations including ladders, arc flash, contaminants and others. Our emphasis will be the importance of risk management for the inspector from where to park, ladder safety to personal protection equipment.

Sunday Presentations


In person attendance is full at this time. If you wish to be placed on the waiting list in case a seat opens, please send an email to [email protected] Sign up for virtual attendance below.

Virtual Attendance

Those attending virtually must be on camera during all sessions to receive full credit. No exceptions can be made to this policy. Breaks have been set up to give everyone time to step away.

Use the appropriate button below to reserve your spot at this limited seating event.

 

The conference pe-registration deadline is Friday, March 5 at 5 pm

No cancellations/refunds will be accepted after this date.

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