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Saturday October 15, 2016 at 8:00 AM CDT
Sunday October 16, 2016 at 5:00 PM CDT

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Brazos County Expo 
5827 Leonard Road
Bryan, TX 77807

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Texas Professional Real Estates Inspectors Association - Provider  # 0676


Our Largest

Conference Ever

October 15-16, 2016 

October 14 Visit our Special "Vendors Open House" from 7-9PM


The TPREIA and InterNACHI 2016 Inspector's Expo will be held at the Brazos County Expo on October 15th and 16th, 2016. These classes are approved for 16-hours of TREC CEU's.  Classes are from 8AM - 5PM on both days.  We will have two different educational tracks for you to choice from.  One you your choices is to attend the two-day Thermo Imaging (Infrared) Training class and to obtain your InterNACHI InterNACHI Infrared-Certification®.

Friday, October 14, we will host a special vendors open house that you will want to attend.  We have over 35 vendors with everything that Inspectors need or want.  Don't miss this special event!  Come meet our vendors.  

This conference promises to be our largest and best ever!  You are certain to enjoy the conference and leave with information that will be beneficial to you in your daily inspections and help you grow your business. Our line-up of special speakers at this event will blow you away!

If you have not met InterNACHI's Founder, Nick Gromicko, this is your chance. Nick is a TPREIA Board Member and will be presenting many exceptional methods that you can use to increase your home inspection business. Nick is an exceptional marketer and speaker.  Don't miss this opportunity to meet and hear Nick Gromicko.  

 Our Presenters are all qualified professionals with ample experience and knowledge in their subject matters. The Presenters will speak to real inspection needs that are certain to be useful and beneficial to you while working on inspections.  

Come meet your TPREIA State Board Members, InterNACHI Board Member and Staff Members and learn about the rapid expansion of TPREIA /InterNACHI across the State of Texas.  Discover how TPREIA FaceBook pages are helping Inspectors across the State increase their inspection knowledge and improve how they write comments on their reports by participating and sharing in our "closed group" of our FaceBook pages. Check it out at www.FaceBook/TPREIA . 


Look at these classes...


Exterior Cladding, Flashing, Decking and Fire-Wall Design 

TREC Course #30784, will be covered by experts from Louisianna Pacific (LP) during an eight hour class. Bring your questions, note pad, tablets, smart phones or computers to capture important notes, photos, illustrations and comments.  This course is designed to present exterior cladding post construction concerns, including proper flashing details for windows, doors, column, rack walls, butt joints options and porch siding required hard surface clearances. We will cover transitions between materials such as brick to siding, siding to stucco, fiber cement to smart side, smart side to vinyl and discuss the proper minimum clearances from hard surfaces and finished grade.  The class will cover proper sealant types and their installation methods.  Inspectors will be taught details about various fire-wall designs and their materials.  We will demonstrate various residential roof decking, structural panel roof decks with proper installations and common post-construction concerns. This course is designed to help the TREC Home Inspectors understand common building materials and ways to inspect common post-construction issues.

How to Perform Residential Swimming Pool and Spa Inspections

TREC course #30661, this four hour course will provide Home Inspectors with the knowledge to inspect swimming pools and spas.  This course will answer the "How, Why, What and Where" that should be included in an inspection for residential pools and spas and help you develop a check-list that can be used during your inspections. It will also give you a better understanding of how pool and spa equipment operates,  enabling the Home Inspector to perform a pool and spa inspection based on the TREC Standards of Practice and the National Swimming Pool Foundation.

Real Estate Inspectors Marketing 

TREC course #30658, this four hour class will open up a whole new world of marketing ideals that will excite you and open horizons of opportunity to increase your business.  If your business is not growing it may be shrinking.  This course is designed to provide you with the tools and information needed to make your inspection business expand beyond what you can imagine.  You will learn how and why you should market. We will cover successful advertisment methods, websites, social media and many other marketing concepts that will be very beneficial to you.

TRACK #2- 16-Hours

Building Science and Thermography  - Infrared-Certified® Class  

TREC course #31097 is approved by TREC for 16-hour ICE credit.  This course will instruct the home inspector in the proper use of a thermal imaging camera for home inspections. The student-inspector will also be taught the theory of electromagnetic radiation, thermodynamics, and building science.  Other topics include: hydrodynamics and fluidics; architecture, engineering, and construction practices; building maintenance; energy efficiency; heat, air and moisture effects; the building envelope; wind, rain, and sun factors; heating, cooling, humidity and moisture; climate zones and building practices; heat loss, stack effect, and air leaks; the hygric buffer and vapor barriers; and much more. Gain your InterNACHI Infrared-Certification® by attending both days of this two-day event. 



We encourage you to visit our Affiliate Members and Vendors that will have booths set up in the lobby area during our breaks and lunch. 

Vendors open house on Friday evening from 7PM - 9 PM.  Come browse and meet our many vendors.  This is the largest vendor show place Texas Home Inspectors have seen.  Come see the many new tools and programs now available for Home Inspectors.


Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided for registrants both days of this special event.  



The Cost of this Special 2-Day exceptional event:

TPREIA / InterNACHI Members - $160.00  for both days

Non-TPREIA / InterNACHI Members - $350.00 for both days

Open to Inspectors from across the Nation and Canada.


SPECIAL NOTE: For those wishing to reserve a hotel room we have a block of rooms set aside at the follwing Hotels.

Hawthorn Suites, 1100 University Drive, College Station, TX 77840 at a group rate of $129.00 plus applicable taxes. Please contact the hotel directly at (979)846-9800. Identify yourself as being with TPREIA for this special group rate pricing. All registrations will have to be made by September 16, 2016 to secure this rate. 

Hampton Inn,  320 Texas Avenue South, College Station, TX 77840 at a group rate of $119.00 plus applicable taxes. Please contact the hotel directly at (979)846- 0184. Identify yourself as being with TPREIA for this special group rate pricing.  "Use Group Code TPR".  All registrations will have to be made by September 30, 2016 to secure this rate. 

Courtyard Marriott, 3939 State Highway 6 South, College Station, TX 77840. Group rate is $114.00 plus applicable taxes.  Phone (979) 695-8111. Identify yourself as being with TPREIA for this special group rate pricing. All registrations will have to be made by September 23, 2016 to secure this rate. 


Seating is limited. Register early to ensure your space for this educational event.  We look forward to seeing you at this special event. 



Notice: Due to our expenses and low costs for this event, no refunds will be provided for cancellations within ten-days of the event.