CE Elective: Identifying Structural Deficiencies [VIRTUAL ONLY]

February 9, 2023


Type of Event: Continuing Education Specialty

Instructor: Eric Boll


Please note: This course will be virtual only.  
You will be emailed the link to pre-register for the virtual class along with course materials closer to the course date. 

Elective CE: 1 hour

This course covers tips on identifying structural deficiencies. You will learn the implications of various structural problems and possible solutions. In this course, you will learn:

  • a few techniques to determine structural deficiencies
  • the implications of these deficiencies for your clients

By the end of this session you should be able to:

  • to determine if a house is leaning
  • explain the difference between a settlement crack and shrinkage crack
  • give one identifying characteristic of a shrinkage crack
  • give one identifying characteristic of foundation failure
  • identify when a problem requires further investigation from a specialist
  • explain the possible implications of a floor that slopes towards an outside wall
  • determine what kind of interior cracks are serious