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NSF International offers the premier onsite wastewater inspector accreditation. It demonstrates an inspector's knowledge and skills for conducting onsite inspections and is respected by realtors, banking institutions, health departments and homeowners. NSF-accredited inspectors instill confidence in the user community and bring credibility to the inspection industry.
Wastewater Education partners with NSF International to provide the NSF INTERNATIONAL ONSITE WASTEWATER INSPECTOR ACCREDITATION PROGRAM Classroom Course and Exam. (Coupled with the Practical Field Examination to follow, this forms NSF International Inspector Accreditation.)
If you are interested in attending a future course please contact Executive Director Dendra J. Best.
To achieve Accreditation, candidates must successfully complete BOTH the NSF WRITTEN Exam and the ADDITIONAL, locally Proctored Field Exam.
a) Complete the NSF Application Form [provided on the day of the course]
b) Provide verification of a High School Diploma or relevant additional professional training.
c) Complete this training course or show evidence of the equivalent.
d) Provide a Photo ID.
Gourdie Fraser, Inc.
123 West Front Street Traverse City, MI 49684 United States 231-946-5874
Inspector Number: 1J840-04
Date of Initial Accreditation: 04/17/04
Expiration Date: 04/17/19
Leroy (Butch) Strait
Butch Strait Inspections PLC
2559 Chaperon Drive Traverse City, MI 49686 United States 231-590-4352
Inspector Number: C0000641-04
Date of Initial Accreditation: 06/10/08
Expiration Date: 06/10/18
Joseph G. Williams
Williams & Bay Pumping Service
P.O. Box 247 Cedar, MI 49621 United States 231-228-7499
Inspector Number: C0228144-01
Date of Initial Accreditation: 10/27/14
Expiration Date: 10/27/19
1. TRAINING COURSE DETAILS:
Schedule And Fees - 8 Hour Education Course Fee: $300.00
Inspector Training and Education Course Fee All Coursework materials will be provided. Applicants will be required to register as NSF Candidates on the day.
2. NSF Classroom Examination 3 hour ‘Open Book’ written exam - $95.00 [Please make Check payable to ‘NSF’ and bring with you to your Proctor location on the day] The exam consists of 100 multiple choice questions. A 75% passing grade is required.
3. NSF Field Examination. To complete NSF Accreditation, candidates who pass the WRITTEN Exam are required to undertake a ‘one-on-one’ practical Field Examination. Wastewater Education will provide Field Exam Proctors and arrange for each candidate to visit test system sites. NSF Field Examination Fee - $350.00 [Please make Check payable to ‘NSF’ and bring with you on the day of the Field Exam] Every effort will be made to schedule the Field Practical Exam in a prompt and timely manner in the jurisdiction you primarily do business in.
PLEASE NOTE: An Annual Accreditation Renewal Fee ($195.00 charged on the following January 1) is required to maintain NSF Certification
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE USE SUBJECT LINE ‘NSF OWWI COURSE