After retiring as a carreer firefighter I
now work as a professioal building inspector. I worked with the the Mount Royal
Fire Department for 28 years and the Montréal Fire Department for 4 years. One of my
duties as a firefighter was fire prevention
inspections after having graduated from the Fire Science Program at
Vanier College and being certified as a Fire Prevention Technician by the Quebec Minister Of Municipal Affaires.
Since 1998 I have been involved in
the home inspection field doing prepurchase
inspections under the name Professional Building Inspections.
I have been a
membership of Quebec
Association Of Building Inspectors, Canadian Association of Home and
Property Inspectors, Quebec Association Of Fire Prevention Technicians and InterNACHI-Quebec.
presently certified by InterNachi Quebec NACHI17072909 and hold a Canadian
Every year I continue to
update my skills, knowledge of building
science and the inspection industry to serve my clients better as well
the AIBQ's and Canadian National Certification requirements for continuing
I have had a lifetime
interest in building technology and construction. For 12 years I
was licensed as a contractor by the Regie des entreprises de
construction du Quebec, working under the name of Aluminium
Samson, installing doors, windows and siding. I have built two
homes with my own hands and continue to enjoy home renovation.