Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Houses: From the Ground Up (8-Credit Hours)

Houses: Why Bad Things Happen to Good Houses OnDemand Course

Price: $68.00

Credit Hours: 8

Key Points:

Today’s homebuyers demand that agents understand the basics of houses.

This course is delivered in our stunning OnDemand video lecture format. With our OnDemand video lectures, you have the ability to access professional instruction anytime and anywhere you have an internet connection! Filled with studio and “onsite” video learning objectives, this OnDemand course engages, enlightens, and entertains!

There are many challenges to helping others find suitable housing. One of the biggest is to effectively answer simple questions about housing structure and condition. That’s why we’ve put together this special OnDemand video course. In it, you’ll learn the language of houses and how they are built—plain and simple.

Our dynamic instructors take you from the classroom right into the structural workings of a house. This highly visual instruction helps you gain the answers to the questions about the product you sell. From the foundation to the rooftop you will explore everything in-between.

You’ve spent hours studying finance, negotiation, and law. Now is your chance to learn the basics about how your product is built—from the ground up.

Topics Include:

  • House terminology made simple
  • Foundation types
  • Framing types and surfaces
  • Window styles
  • Garage, exterior and interior doors
  • Roof construction, styles & materials
  • Electrical, heating, plumbing and air conditioning

The course category is elective.