May, 2010
Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors

Are You Interested in Performing Disaster Inspections?


PaRR invites ASHI members to apply

The Partnership for Response and Recovery (PaRR Inspections) is under contract with FEMA/DHS to provide housing inspection services following federally declared disasters and currently is soliciting disaster inspectors. Go to

If you’re interested, be sure to read the steps to becoming deployable at the end of the FAQs under the Become an Inspector tab. The second step is to complete “The Big Picture” curriculum on the PaRR Web site.

You can begin the online training immediately after filling out the Online Application. Once the online portion is completed, you can sign up for a Mock Inspection Class (locations will be posted on the PaRR Web site in the coming weeks).  If you already have filled out an application with PaRR, you can log in with your old inspector ID and go directly to “The Big Picture.”