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List of Associations/Organizations/Orders

Membership in an Association/Organization/Order approved by the AIC for the provision of the professional assistance of inspection is only one part of eligibility.

Below are examples of Associations/Organizations/Orders and Licenses/Certifications that could meet with AIC approval for the provision of the professional assistance of inspection. They are provided for your reference. 

Home Inspectors

  • Ontario Building Officials Association
    • Certified Building Code Official (CBCO)
    • Building Code Qualified (BCQ)
  • Canadian Association of Home and Property Inspectors
    • National Certificate (NC)
    • Registered Home Inspector (RHI)
  • Consumer Protection BC (CPBC)
    • Home inspector license
  • Service Alberta
    • Home Inspector license
  • National Home Inspector Certification Council
    • National Home Inspector (NHI) designation
  • Ontario Association of Home Inspectors
    • Certified Home Inspector (CCHI)
    • Registered Home Inspector (RHI)


  • Appraisal Institute
    • MAI designation
    • SRA designation
  • American Society of Appraisers
    • Accredited Member (AM)
    • Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA)
  • Canadian Personal Property Appraisal Group
    • Canadian Personal Property Appraiser (CPPA)
  • The OEAQ
    • Évaluateur Agreé (ÉA) designation

Other Professions

  • Agrologist/Agronomes Canada
    • Provincial Designation of P.Ag
  • A Provincial Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists
    • Certified Engineering Technologists
  • The Real Estate Institute of Canada
    • Certified Reserve Fund Planner (CRP).
  • The Canadian Institute of Quantity Surveyors
    • Professional Quantity Surveyor (PQS)
  • A provincial Association of Architectural Technologists
    • Architectural Technologist
  • The Association des techniciens en évaluation foncière du Québec (ATEFQ)
    • Certificat en gestion immobilière et urbaine (Université Laval à Québec)
    • Certificat en immobilier (UQAM)
    • Certificat en évaluation et gestion immobilière (Université du Québec en Outaouais)
  • Certified Member or Associate Member of the Alliance of Canadian Building Officials Association
    • Certified Building Code Official CBCO
    • Building Code Qualified BCQ


  • Certificate of Practice within the meaning of the Architects Act.
  • Certificate of Authorization within the meaning of the Professional Engineers Act.
  • Registration as a Building Technologist under a provincial Act