In the state of Montana there are two types of licenses. The first is a Private Investigator License which is the equivalent of an Agency License. The other License is for a Private Investigator Trainee.
The following outlines general licensing information. For specific information on filing an application, you will need to obtain the application, which includes a detailed listing of the requirements. The application can be obtained from this link: Montana Application
A. Application Fee: ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE $250.00
B. Education Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent
C. Experience Requirements: 3 years.
D. Examination Information: $20 Examination Fee
E. Renewal Period
F. Renewal Fee
G. Other Special License Requirements:
Must maintain a minimum of $500,000.00 occurrence form of commercial general liability which includes personal injury and errors and omissions coverage.
$50 Armed Endorsement
This information was obtained from Montana Board of Private Security.
MONTANA BOARD OF PRIVATE SECURITY
301 South Park Avenue, 4thFloor
PO Box 200513
Helena, Montana 59620-0513
Phone: (406) 841-2348 Fax: (406) 841-2309
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.privatesecurity.mt.gov