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Home Inspection Certificate Launches March 4 with Roofing and Structure Course


Rita Langdon,Executive Director of Campus Operations & Strategic Partnerships
Long Island University, LIU Post

Inspector looking up at new construction roofBill C. Merrell, Ph.D., of the Merrell Institute, Bohemia, N.Y., will teach the first course in a series of five toward a Certificate in Home Inspection from LIU Post’s School of Continuing Education.

A New York State licensed home inspector instructor, and certified construction inspector, Dr. Merrell will lead a course titled Exterior, Roofing and Structure Inspection, which covers the essentials for inspecting the exterior, roofing, and structural elements of a home.

This seven-session course will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 4 to 25, 2014, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. in Lorber Hall. Free food delivery from Starbucks, Subway, and LIU Post dining services will be available for an extra cost.

The tuition is $450 and provides 2.4 CEUs. To register, call Rita Weaver at 516-299- 2236 or email

Dr. Merrell has been an educator for more than 30 years and is licensed by the New York State, Department of State, and Division of Licensing Services. He is also a NYS licensed broker instructor, and an NYS residential and general appraiser instructor.

Posted 02/10/2014

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