Introduction to Surety Bonds

This course will provide you with a brief overview of surety bonds and the process of obtaining bonding.
After completing this online course, you will be able to:

  • Discuss the types of surety bonds.
  • Describe the process of obtaining a bond.
  • Outline common prequalification factors used by bonding companies and understand costs associated with bonding.
  • Understand the Water Authority‚Äôs bonding requirements.
  • Identify bonding resources within the community.


Please complete the Introduction to Surety Bonds module below.

If you have questions on this course, please e-mail sdcoc@ptac-sandiego.org or call 619-285-7020.

Course Evaluation:

After completing the module below, please submit this course evaluation to provide us feedback on the course. Click the “Course Evaluation” link to access the online evaluation.

Course Content