PBT Bail Bond Courses

The Only Bail Bond Course in Texas that utilizes your licensure renewal fees back into the Texas Legislative Process to Protect Bondsmen.

The next Bail Bond Class is a one day course at the MCM Elegante (All Suite Hotel) in Abilene, Texas

Abilene, Texas

Abilene, Texas

Located in the Heart of West Texas, the MCM Eleganté Suites Abilene is known for the most comfortable beds on the planet. Our 13" Simmons Beautyrest mattresses, topped with lush bedding, are more comfortable than home.
All of our two room suites include free Wi-Fi, a wet bar, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, Bath & Body Works amenities, a full size sofa bed and more! We're the perfect stop for your entire family, pets rooms available with a fee.



UP COMING CLASS



Abilene, Texas
A one Day Bail Bond Course

MCM Elegante (All Suite Hotel)

Friday May 7th, 2021
4520 Ridgemont Dr., Abilene, TX 79606
Reservations : 325-698-1234

Ask for reservations and then tell them you are with the Professional Bondsmen of Texas room block to receive the discounted rate of $99 + tax.

Hotel Deadline is
April 26, 2021

Early Registration Deadline is
April 30, 2021



Proposed Agenda

Abilene, Texas

7:50AM - 8:00AMWelcome & Announcements
8:00AM – 10:00AMTexas Occupation Code, Ann. 1704 – Bail Bond Sureties
10:00AM – 10:15AMBREAK – 15 min.
10:15AM – 12:15PMCode of Criminal Procedure, Chpt. 22 Forfeiture of Bail
12:15PM – 12:30PMBREAK – 15 min. -Box Lunch Distribution
12:30PM – 1:30PMSelected Statutes from Chpt. 17, 23 and 32 of the Texas Code of
Criminal Procedure and Section 41.258 of the Texas Government Code
1:30PM – 1:45PMBREAK – 15 min.
1:45PM – 2:45PMDefending Complaints
2:45PM – 3:45PMOverview of Attorney General Opinions and Recent Cases Regarding
Bail Issues
3:45PM – 4:00PMBREAK – 15 min.
4:00PM – 5:00PMCollections: Do'’s & Dont’s



2021 Courses Schedule



Location
Abilene
Corpus Christi
Temple
San Antonio
Houston

Date
May 7, 2021
June 11, 2021
July 9, 2021
October 7-8, 2021
December 3, 2021

Type
1 day 8am - 5pm
1 day 8am - 5pm
1 day 8am - 5pm
Two Day
1 day 8am - 5pm



2021 Prices for the Bail Bond Courses are as follows

Prices for the PBT bail bond course EXCEPT FOR THE OCTOBER COURSE are as follows. Download the Convention Registration Form on the PBT website to registration for the October course.

TypeEarly RegistrationOn Site Registration
PBT Member$250$300
Non-Member$350$400
* Elected County Official or Bail Bond Board Member$150$150

(*Note No course certificate will be issued to those who pay for the Elected County Officials or Bail Bond Board Members Rate*)
***Note Payment and registration must be received prior to or post marked prior to 12 midnight of the cut off for early registration to get the early registration amount.***

These Bail Bond Courses are suitable for anyone in the industry and are approved by the State Bar of Texas for 8.0 hours meeting the Bail Bond Surety Licensure requirements outlined in Section 1704.152 of the Texas Occupations Code. Attendees who complete the 8 hours course will receive a Certificate of Completion from the Professional Bondsmen of Texas and from our sponsor, Sam Houston State University.



Additional Information You Need to Know

Ask for the Bail Bondsman Room Block at Each Hotel for the Special Rate Hotel Reservations Call the hotel early and tell them you are with the "Bail Bondsmen" room block to receive our special rate. There is no guarantee that rooms or the discounted rate will be available after the above cut off dates.

The registrant must personally attend all sessions to receive a Certificate of Completion. No one can take the course for you. Registered attendees are the only ones allowed in the classroom (no friends, colleagues or spouses) unless needed due to health problems or special needs. Call PBT Headquarters prior to arrival should special circumstances apply (512-701-7313). Membership to PBT is by individual, not company. If you are not a member of PBT, you must register as a non-member.

PBT Registration will open 1 hour prior to each course.

The registrant must personally attend all sessions on both days to receive a Certificate of Completion. No one can take the course for you. Registered attendees are the only ones allowed in the classroom (no friends, colleagues or spouses) unless needed due to health problems or special needs. Call PBT Headquarters prior to arrival should special circumstances apply (512-701-7313). Membership to PBT is by individual, not company. If you are not a member of PBT, you must register as a non-member.

A picture ID will be required when you check in.

For more information regarding future Membership Meetings & Bail Bond Courses contact:

Mike Byrd, President 979-836-4407
Cory Lee, Co-Membership Chair 325-673-9999
Shanna Glawson, Co-Membership Chair 936-546-2245

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