2021 Ohio Home Inspectors EXPO
February 27 - March 6
The Ohio ASHI 2021 Ohio Home Inspectors EXPO is open to ALL Ohio inspectors!
Sessions on February 27 and March 6 are approved for 12 total ASHI CEUs, and are pending approval for Ohio State Licensing CEUs.
This year we are virtual, and passing the savings on to you! Ohio ASHI Chapter members get all 6 sessions, for 12 ASHI CEUs and 12 State CEUs (pending), for just $99 (non-members $129).
Members also can buy sessions separately at $20 each (non-members $25 each). Click the links in the session(s) of your choice to register.
9–10, John Cordell and Anne Petit; Ohio Licensing Updates (1 CEU)
10–11, Ken Harrington; Case Studies in Mold (1 CEU)
11:30–1:30, Bruce Barker; Insulation and Ventilation (2 CEUs)
2–4, Bryck Guibor; Don’t Let Your Inspection Go Down The Drain; Plumbing Defects (2 CEUs)
9–11, Don Norman, Roofing (2 CEUs)
11:30–1:30, Don Norman, Exterior Cladding (2 CEUs)
2–4, Bryck Guibor, This Old House (2 CEUs)
There will be a give-away drawing for something fantastic after each session. These are sponsored by great organizations that serve the home inspection industry, and we could not do this without them. Please check them out here!
Full Session Descriptions Coming Soon
February 27, 9-10
John Cordell and Anne Petit; Ohio Home Inspector Licensing Update (1 CEU)
Get up to speed on the current state of licensing in Ohio by joining two people who have their fingers on the pulse of what’s happening. Make sure you know what you need to be doing in order to be ready when licensing is in effect.
Anne M. Petit of Galloway was reappointed as the Superintendent of the Division of Real Estate and Professional Licensing in 2011. Petit returned to the role after having served from 2002-2005 under a previous administration. As Superintendent, Petit oversees numerous commissions and programs, including the Ohio Real Estate Commission, Ohio Real Estate Appraiser Board, Ohio Home Inspector Board, Ohio Cemetery Dispute Resolution Commission, and Video Service Authorization programs. Since 2018, additional programs have been added under the Division of Real Estate’s umbrella, including manufactured home dealers, brokers, and salespersons, land professionals and a grant program for Ohio’s non-profit cemeteries.
Previously, Supt. Petit was Vice President of faculty and regulatory compliance programs for an Ohio college. She also served as Director of Constituent Inquiries for Governor Taft and was Administrator for the Secretary of State’s campaign finance division during the Taft SOS administration. She also held positions with the former Diamond Savings & Loan in Findlay and Mid-American National Bank in Toledo.
Superintendent Petit is also active on the national level where she served as President of the Association of Appraiser Regulatory Officials (AARO) from 2015-2016 and the international level, where she served as the 2019 President of the Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO). She is the only regulator to serve as president for both organizations.
John Cordell is owner of Inspection Plus, LTD in Cincinnatti, and was appointed by Governor Dewine to the first ever Ohio Home Inspectors Board and currently serves as the board’s president.
February 27, 10-11
Ken Harrington; Case Studies in Mold (1 CEU)
February 27, 11:30-1:30
Bruce Barker; Insulation and Ventilation (2 CEUs)
Bruce A. Barker is President of Dream Home Consultants, LLC., a Raleigh, North Carolina based building inspection and consulting firm. During over 33 years in the construction and building inspection profession, he has built more than 110 custom homes, and has inspected more than 3,000 homes. Mr. Barker is a certified Residential Combination Inspector by the International Code Council, and is a licensed contractor in multiple states. Mr. Barker currently serves as ASHI’s President-elect.
February 27, 2-4
Bryck Guibor; Don’t Let Your Inspection Go Down The Drain; Plumbing Defects (2 CEUs)
Bryck has inspected thousands of homes. In addition to being a licensed home inspector, Bryck is also a licensed general contractor. Considered to be an expert in historical and older homes, his knowledge is put to use in home inspection, home building and renovation. He is a member of the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), as well as a charter member of the Arizona chapter of ASHI. He is the current President for Arizona ASHI and has been the Arizona Chapter Education Director for over 10 years. He taught classes for the National Park Services for rehab and inspection of historical buildings. He has been an instructor at the National ASHI conference for over 13 years. He also serves as an instructor with Training Services Associates providing hands-on training workshops in electrical, plumbing, and home and facility maintenance across the country. Bryck is a subject matter expert for the National Home Inspectors Exam.
March 6, 9-11
Don Norman, Roofing (2 CEUs)
Don Norman has been inspecting homes in St. Louis since 1985 and has inspected over 9000 buildings during that time. He has developed continuing education classes for real estate schools and has written and taught classes nationally for the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers (NAIFA). He assisted in the creation of the National Home Inspection Exam (NHIE ) and was a charter Board member on the Examination Board of Professional Home Inspectors (EBPHI). Don has been quoted in numerous local and national print articles, appeared on television and radio discussing the importance of home inspections. Don is a contributing author to the ASHI Reporter, Inspection Report and other publications national publications. He chaired several national committees for the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) and co-authored ASHI’s Home Inspection Training Curriculum. He served on the ASHI national board as a Director for two years before being elected as an officer.
March 6, 11:30-1:30
Don Norman, Exterior Cladding (2 CEUs)
March 6, 2-4
Bryck Guibor, This Old House (2 CEUs)