Pests and Environmental Hazards For Real Estate Professionals
Presented By:
Robert Graves
Certified Instructor / Inspector
AmeriSpec Inspection Services
October 11, 2023
2:00 PM Eastern Time
Live Webinar (via Zoom)
3.00 Real Estate Continuing Education Credit Hours
Approved State(s): PA, DE

This course examines the various pests and environmental hazards that can destroy a home, including those that might be missed by a traditional home inspection.  It is important that real estate professionals are aware of the damage that these pests can inflict along with some warning signs of their presence so they can better advocate for their clients.

Course Details
Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the different types of wood destroying insects
  • Explain how wood destroying insects can enter and defect a home
  • Describe the preventative measures that can be taken by homeowners to deter pest destruction
  • List what areas of the United States is affected by each wood destroying insect
  • Understand the implications of wood destroying insects on real estate transactions
Live Webinar (Remote Learning) Course
This is an online course and will be taught remotely by the instructor using Zoom’s virtual meeting technology. Click here to download the Zoom Client. Zoom is available for a wide range of devices including desktop, tablet and phone.

Upon completing the registration for this course, you will receive a personalized link to access the online course. If you do not receive the confirmation email containing the link, please contact us and we will resend it to you.

Important Notice: To receive continuing education credits for this course, you must be in the meeting room on time and you must stay in the meeting room until the course has ended. If you arrive late, or leave early, you will not receive credit.
About The Instructor
A proud veteran of the United States Air Force with over 25 years of construction and home improvement experience, ranging from retail installed sales management to full home remolding. I have always had the goal to help my customers love where they live, and give the best services I can provide. I am blessed with 4 incredible girls, an avid outdoorsman and a softball coach for my daughters' team. We spend any free moment we get at the beach or on the boat surrounded by friends and family.
Education Credits
Real Estate Continuing Education (Pennsylvania) 
3.00 Real Estate Continuing Education Credit Hours
Price: FREE (No Fee)

Having fully met the requirements of the Pennsylvania State Real Estate Commission, the following course approval has been granted. Provider Name: Preferred Systems, Inc. School Approval Number: RE001037 Course Name: Pests and Environmental Hazards For Real Estate Professionals Course Type: Elective Continuing Education Approval Number: RECE005855 Approved Hours: 3.0 Partial credit cannot be given to those licenses attending only a portion of this course.
Real Estate Continuing Education (Delaware) 
3.00 Real Estate Continuing Education Credit Hours
Price: FREE (No Fee)

This course has been approved by the Delaware Real Estate Commission for 3.00 continuing education credit hours. The course approval number for this course is REE-AC090122-050264. This course is approved under Module 7 as an elective course.
Contact Us
Education Provider

Preferred Systems, Inc.
1001 State Street, Suite 1400
Erie, PA 16501
Phone: 888.455.7437

Robert Graves
License Number:  RT-0010364
AmeriSpec Inspection Services

Milford, DE 19963
Phone: 302.996.0405