Education

I am always studying for, preparing for and taking exams for further education classes to obtain special national certifications that are directly related to Home Inspections.

 

  • Certified Professional Home Inspector by the American Home Inspectors Training, University of Texas at Arlington.

  • Currently fulfilling continued electrical education hours required annually by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (Contractor License #18176 and #83708).

  • Currently fulfilling continued education hours required annually by the Texas Real Estate Commission.

  • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code training

  • Continued education classes at Kilgore College and Texas A&M

  • HUD Lead-Based Paint Visual Assessment Course

  • Architectural rendering at the American Academy of Art in Chicago, IL.

  • Swimming pool installation field training by All Valley Pools, Donna, TX.

  • On-going continued education classes at the UT Arlington Building Professional Institute Construction Research Center.

  • On-going continued education with the local International Association of Electrical Inspectors.

  • On-going building code studies under the International Code Council.

 

 

Experience

  • Experienced in home improvement projects, light construction and general home repairs since 1982.

  • Master Sign Electrician License #83708. This license required passing an electrician's exam similar to a Master Electrician. Continued education classes are also required.

Licensing & Certifications

  • Certified Professional Home Inspector by the American Home Inspectors Training, University of Texas at Arlington.

  • Licensed and currently fulfilling continued electrical education hours required annually by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (Contractor License #18176).

  • Licensed and currently fulfilling continued education hours required annually by the Texas Real Estate Commission.

  • Certified and currently fulfilling continued education hours required by InterNACHI.

  • Certified Inspector for FHA/HUD & VA Foundation Certifications for Manufactured Homes.

  • Affiliate member MetroTex Association of Realtors

  • Tarrant County Housing Partnership: Designated First Time Home Buyer Instructor(formerly for 6 years)

  • HVAC Technician License #51339

    Commercial Termite Technician License #0572330

    Commercial Certified Applicator License #0723447

    Texas Pest Control License #0725032

  • Certified Inspector for the Texas Dept. of Insurance Certified Voluntary Inspection Program.
    Field Tech for Structural Engineer



  • Insurance


  • I am covered by Professional Liability Insurance (Errors and Omissions) as required by the Texas Real Estate Commission in order to hold a Professional Home Inspector license.

 

Affiliations

  • Affiliate member MetroTex Association of Realtors

  • Tarrant County Housing Partnership: Designated First Time Home Buyer Instructor(formerly for 6 years)

  • Affiliate Member of National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals(formerly for 4 years)

  • Chapter President of the North Texas National Association of Certified Home Inspectors.(formerly for 2 years)

  • Construction volunteer for Dallas Habitat for Humanity.

  • The National Association of Wastewater Transporters, Inc. (Septic System Inspections).

  • Real Estate Advisory Board member for North Lake College, Irving, TX.(formerly for 2 years)

  • Registered Home Inspector for Dallas County Home Loan Counseling Center.
    (formerly for 4 years)

  • Urban League of Greater Dallas: Designated First Time Home Buyer Instructor.(formerly for 2 years)

  • Member of the Asian Real Estate Association (AREAA).(formerly for 2 years)

  • Graduate and member of the Haag Institute, Haag Certified Roofing Inspector Program.

  • Graduate and member of the Post Tension Institute, Level 1 Unbonded PT-Field Installation Certification.

  • Business and Community Lenders of America designated First-Time Home Buyer Instructor.
    (formerly for 2 years)

  • Consumer Credit Counseling Services designated First-Time Home Buyer Instructor.
    (formerly for 2 years)


  • I am associated with or I am an Instructor for the following
    Associations who in turn help Home Buyers like yourself


    Click on any of the logos below to get more information from their respective sites.


    AHIT Certified

    Asian Real Estate Assoc. of America

    BCL of Texas DESIGNATED INSTRUCTOR



    DFW Realtors

    Foundation Certifications

    InterNACHI

    NAHREP

    NAWT

    North Lake College Advisory Board Member

    Tarrant County Housing Partnership, Inc. DESIGNATED INSTRUCTOR

    Texas Dept. of Licensing & Regulation

    Urban League Greater Dallas and North Central Texas DESIGNATED INSTRUCTOR