Haag Certified Inspector- Residential

  • Haag Certification
  • residential roofs
  • HCI-Residential


Now approved for up to 12 hours of CE credits!

Get Certified as a Haag Certified Inspector-Residential Roofs (New in 2019!)

Haag's industry changing HCI-R program is now available to qualified individuals online for the first time!

The HCI-R course was introduced to the industry back in 2007, since then Haag has certified 18,000 roof inspectors in the US and Canada.

This course will teach you inspection techniques on assessing damage to steep slope roofs:

  • Asphalt Composition Roofs
  • Wood Shingles and Shakes
  • Concrete and Clay Tile 
  • Slate
  • Synthetic Roof Materials
  • Metal Roofs

Each section of roofing materials will cover the manufacture, installation, weathering, hail & wind damage, mechanical damage and repair techniques for that roofing product.  In addition we will also discuss basic weather and physics principles, roof inspection safety, and repair vs. replacement cost analysis.

Completing  this course will make you a more accurate, fast and confident roof inspector of steep slope/residential roofs!  

Please note that this course does require minimum field experience of 100 residential roof inspections.  You will be asked to verify experience and provide references who can also vouch for your experience upon registration.  Haag does perform random experience verification audits. 

A live, online proctored exam will be administered at the completion of the course. This will require a computer equipped with a webcam and proper system minimum requirements. You have up to 4 hours to complete it and must pass with a minimum score of 70% to finalize your certification. If you score below 70% on your 1st attempt, you will only be allowed one retake exam.

Organization   Insurance ADJUSTER CE Credit (12 hrs) Professional Engineer CE Credit (12 hrs)
US States AL, AR, DEā€”,FL, GA (6 hrs CEC), ID, IN, KY, MS, NH, NV, NCā€”, OK, TX^, UT, WY
Canadian Provinces* AB, MB, SK
Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) 12 CEC

ā€”Delaware and North Carolina: Resident Licenses only

Florida: Courses are not approved for Public Adjuster Continuing Education Credit

*Canadian Provinces: Upon your successful completion of each online course with a Canadian approval, please email please email our CE Coordinator, at  CE@HaagGlobal.com to provide your name and license number (if applicable).  After confirming your successful completion of the course, we will mail you a copy of your certificate of completion to submit to the appropriate council for credit.

^Texas:  a minimum of 50% of your continuing education credit must come from classroom or classroom-equivalent courses. You will not receive continuing education credit from TX for additional self-study courses beyond 50% of your total required hours.  Please be advised that all of Haag's online classes are considered  self-study, NOT classroom or classroom-equivalent. 

You will have 30 days from the time of purchase to complete the course. One 10-day courtesy extension will be offered if requested before course expiration date. If you allow your course to expire, you will need to re-purchase and start the course from the beginning. No refunds will be permitted for expired courses.

If, for any reason, you are dissatisfied with the course, notify Haag Education at  Education@HaagGlobal.com during the 30-day course activity window and before any Continuing Education credit has been submitted. Haag Education will issue you a full refund and remove your access to the refunded online course.

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