Past Education Programs


Tuesday, August 1, 2006
Douglas Myers
HomePro New York
Stump the Inspector Quiz Challenge

Tuesday, June 6, 2006
Erik Vandenberg
A thru Z Home Inspection
Air Conditioning Inspections

Tuesday, May 2, 2006
Central Hudson
Frank S. Pace, P.E.,

Tuesday, April 4, 2006
B-Dry Solution to Wet Basements and Crawlspaces
Bill Hennekens
B-Dry Systems of Southern New York
Phone: 845 297-0033 or (800) 648-2379

Tuesday, February 7, 2006
Growing your Business
Jim Reilly,
Phone: 845 628-7887  Action International Business Coaching

Tuesday, January 3, 2006
NYS Statutory & Regulatory Requirements of Environmental Laboratories Used by Home Inspectors
Dr. Kenneth W. Jackson
Wadsworth Center, New York State Dept. of Health, Albany, NY
New York State Environmental Laboratory Approval Program (ELAP) 
Phone: 518 485-5570


Tuesday, September 6, 2005
Retail Choice Program from Central Hudson
James VanTassell
Phone: 845 486-5971

Tuesday, August 2, 2005
Pool Inspections in Every Season
Stephen Toff, Toff’s Pool Inspections,
Phone: 845-357-7734

Tuesday, July 5, 2005
Infrared Water Detectors
Barry H. Stangel, Pest Mangement Training & Consulting Center
Phone: 845-357-7734

Tuesday, June 7, 2005
Indoor Air Pollution and the dangers of Nitrogen Dioxide
David Straus, Ph.D., Assoc. Professor of Chemistry at SUNY New Paltz
Phone: 845-255-5972

Tuesday, May 3, 2005
PermaCoat – A House Paint Alternative 
Douglas Constant, NYPermaCoat
Phone: 845-334-8094

Tuesday, April 5, 2005
New York State Codes 
Mark Anderson, Regional Director for the NYS Department of State Division of Code Enforcement and Administration
Phone: 845-334-9378

Tuesday, March 1, 2005
Home Inspector Technical and Service Roundtable 
Moderated by Arlene Puentes of October Home Inspections
Phone: 845 339-7984

Tuesday, February 1, 2005
Private Water Supplies, What do Home Inspectors Need to Know?
Henry Boyd, Boyd Artesian Well Company and the President (2005) of the Empire State Water Well Driller’s Association 
Carmel, NY (845) 225-3196
Keene, NY (518) 576-4550
Newtown, CT (203) 794-0394


Tuesday, December 7, 2004
Working Smarter – Not Harder, Utilizing Smart Strategies to Build Wealth 
Robin Vaccai-Yess, Center for Financial Wellness, Inc. 
Phone: (845) 691-9700

Tuesday, November 2, 2004
Drinking Water Treatments
Kathy English, Aqua Science
Phone: 845 462-3366

Tuesday, October 6, 2004
Superior Walls of the Hudson Valley
Roy Schweitzer
Phone: 845 485-4033

September 13 & 14 2004
Second Annual Historic Homes Seminar:
Agenda and Speaker Agenda and Speakers’ Biographies

Tuesday, September 7, 2004
Oil Tank Testing
Al Taylor, TankTek
Phone: 866-633-8265

Tuesday, July 6, 2004
Home Inspector Marketing Roundtable
Moderated by Arlene Puentes, October Home Inspections 
Phone: 845 339-7984

Tuesday, April 6, 2004
Exterior Insulation Finish Systems (EIFS)
Dan Conova, a senior sales representative for Sto Corp, a producer of cladding and coating systems for building construction and a specialist on concrete restoration.
Phone: 609-391-9545

Tuesday, March 16, 2004
Wood Destroying Insect Biology, Identification, Field Inspection Tips, Reporting Guidelines and Treatment Methods
Barry H. Stangel, Pest Mangement Training & Consulting Center, the founder and past president of the Professional Pesticide Applicators Association, a member of the Rockland County Environmental Council and a pest management veteran of 40 years.
Phone: 845-357-7734

Tuesday, March 2, 2004
Residential Fire Safety 
Assistant Chief Chris Rea, head of the Fire Investigation Unit in the City of Kingston, the former Chief Fire Investigator for the County of Ulster, a Nationally Certified Fire Investigator Instructor and the developer of an accredited college course for Ulster County Community College (State University of New York) on Fire Protection.

Tuesday, March 2, 2004

Exterior Electrical Inspections

HVASHI member, Craig Balchunas


September 9 & 10 2003
First Annual Historic Homes Seminar: 
Agenda and Speakers’ Biographies