Take the state mandated 30hr bail bondsman runner course
Register for the state mandated 19-16 bail bondsman/runner test
Self-study or register for the 19-08 surety insurance producer course
Register for the state mandated 19-08 surety insurance producer test
Register for fingerprinting
Have a passport size photograph taken
Apply for your South Carolina surety insurance producer license
Once you receive your Limited Line producer license you may apply for your surety bondsman license.
Wait on the SCDOI to process your application, you will receive confirmation of your acceptance or denial to the address you have provided!
*Steps 1 and 3 may be done interchangeably