Since 1999

Heartland Home Inspection Training

Our Staff

Jim Sipe - Owner

Jim is the Owner and Director of Heartland Home Inspection Training and has been in the Home Inspection Business and related disciplines for over 20+ years. Including Light Commercial, Building Consultant, Energy Auditor Site Assessment, Licensed WDI-WDO Category 12 Inspector, Section 8 Quality Control Inspector, Relocation Inspection Report Reviewer, Certified Radon Measurement Tester, Lead Renovator Certification and Qualified Gastite Installer Certification. 

Jim started his Home Inspection career as a Franchise Owner/Home Inspector for HomeTeam Inspection Services. After 10 years, Jim went to work for a large National Multi-Inspector Firm, then the Federal Weatherization Program, then Marion County Code Enforcement as Independent Quality Control Inspector for Section 8 Housing and then was a Relocation Inspection Report reviewer. 

Jim is currently a member of ASHI, Indiana Chapter of ASHI, having held offices of Treasurer, Board Member, By Laws Committee and Peer Review Chairman, Internachi Certified Inspector, Building Science Certification. Jim has been an Affiliate member of MIBOR for many years, and was a Western Division of MIBOR Affiliate of the year. 

Jim attended hundreds of hours of continuing education and national training conferences (ASHI). Jim is a participant in many CIIG Meetings (Central Indiana Inspectors Group). Jim holds ASHI Certified Inspector and Master Inspector designations.                

Oran Taylor

Oran is a guest lecturer who teaches Radon and Lead issues.  Oran is an experienced Home Inspector and owner of Mark Oliver & Associates.  He is also Secretary/Treasurer of Central Indiana Inspection Group.