FORTIFIED WISE™ | April 29 (Rescheduled from March 19)

FORTIFIED Wise™ Training

This one day workshop will thoroughly train you on how to demonstrate a solid understanding of FORTIFIED building principles, construction practices, and verification requirements. Additionally, the workshop will facilitate advanced knowledge of the FORTIFIED Home™ building program and trends affecting coastal states, great plains and the industry at large.

Who will be there?

  • Insurance Professionals
  • Building / Code Officials
  • Product Manufacturers
  • General / Building Contractors
  • Architects / Engineers
  • Real Estate Professionals

The two certifications being offered are:

  • FORTIFIED WISE Associate
    • Prerequisites: None
  • The FORTIFIED Wise Professional
    • Prerequisites:
      • TEXAS – The following requirements must be met in order to take the Professional accreditation:
        • Proof of at least 5 years’ experience as a Home Builder, General Contractor to include resume or paperwork from completed projects (copies of permits with appropriate date)
        • Current proof of Liability Insurance AND any one of the following
          • Contractor Registration confirmation from the City of Rockport
          • Contractor Registration confirmation from the Secretary of State of TX
      • All Other Trainings – Must possess a current license as a General Contractor, Building Contractor, Residential Contractor, National Council of Building Designer Certification (NCBDC), Architect or Professional Engineer



A FORTIFIED Wise Professional accreditation is a prerequisite for all contractors who want to participate in the Strengthen Alabama Homes (SAH) mitigation program. For more information on SAH, contact 1–800–433–3966 or


Huntsville Madison County HBA
2804 Bob Wallace Ave SW
Huntsville, AL 35805


8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Central)


  • FORTIFIED WISE Associate
    • Fee: $275.00
  • The FORTIFIED Wise Professional
    • Fee: $375.00

Registration closes April 21.