Texas Real Estate Inspectors

Texas Real Estate Inspectors

This page contains specific information about testing for a Texas Real Estate Inspector license.

Register for your next exam, find test information, or download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.

Please Note:

After three failed attempts, additional qualifying inspector education must be completed as follows: 32 hours if the applicant fails the national part; 8 hours if the applicant fails the state part; and 40 hours if the applicant fails both parts before the applicant may register for re-examination. Upon completion of the additional education, please submit copies of the course completion certificates along with a copy of the third failed score report to TREC at documents@trec.texas.gov. Allow 5-7 business days for processing and re-authorization to be submitted to Pearson VUE to allow you to re-schedule the exam.

Examination Scheduling Information

Please VERIFY that you have registered your LEGAL name as it appears on your government-issued ID and that your personal information is CORRECT. Contact TREC immediately at (512) 936-3000 or information@trec.texas.gov to correct the spelling of your name or update your personal information if you notice any errors. For name updates, you will need to submit a copy of your driver’s license or marriage certificate to documents@trec.texas.gov.

Appointments may be made up to one calendar day prior to the day you wish to test, subject to availability.

Available downloads

Downloads Stock number Format Size
Candidate Handbook 104400 PDF 677 KB
Content Outlines 104401 PDF 109 KB
Study Guide 104402 PDF 41 KB
Last updated 2019-05-28