FORTIFIED Home™ Evaluator Certification
The FORTIFIED Home Evaluator Program provides training and certification to ensure the FORTIFIED designation is consistent and technically accurate throughout the country. FORTIFIED Home Evaluators are certified after completing a comprehensive training course, passing a final exam, and meeting rigorous professional requirements. FORTIFIED Evaluators are then qualified to help assess the condition of single-family, detached dwellings.
FORTIFIED-Wise™ Credential Program | There are two options
ASSOCIATE | FORTIFIED-Wise Associate demonstrates a solid understanding of FORTIFIED building principles, construction practices, and verification requirements. It is ideal for anyone newer to FORTIFIED Home™ and IBHS, including but not limited to, building and code officials, product manufacturers, insurance professionals, students, real estate professionals, and associates. Fee includes the cost of the one-day training class, the FORTIFIED-Wise Manual, the FORTIFIED-Wise Associate exam (minimum score to pass an exam is 85%) and listing in the FORTIFIED Home™ Provider Directory.
PROFESSIONAL | The FORTIFIED-Wise Professional demonstrates an advanced depth of knowledge of the FORTIFIED Home™ building program principles and practices by successfully completing the FORTIFIED-Wise™ training and passing the FORTIFIED-Wise Professional examination. Fee includes the cost of the one-day training class, the FORTIFIED-Wise Manual, the FORTIFIED-Wise Professional exam (minimum score to pass an exam is 85%) and listing in the FORTIFIED Home™ Provider Directory.