Building Inspector

A building inspector is a person who is authorised to inspect houses and commercial projects to ensure compliance with plans, regulations and to check workmanship.

A building inspector should carry out an assessment of a building once complete to ensure safety, regulations, policies and expected work has been met by the builder.

Building inspector’s must have builder’s registration.

Suggested pathway into building inspection:
  • Schools2Skills Certificate II in Construction Business


On the job training
Accredited Certificate
Apprenticeship/Trade Certificate
Diploma/Advanced Diploma
Tertiary Degree

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