16th Circuit Solicitor's Office

T.E.P. Information


Documents TEP Application (PDF)
TEP Information (PDF)

DO NOT REGISTER FOR ONLINE COURSE UNTIL APPROVED FOR TEP PARTICIPATION

Online Course (GoToTrafficSchool.com)



What is TEP?

The Traffic Education Program (TEP) was established in South Carolina to educate the driver while giving him/her the oppurtunity to have eligible tickets dismissed and keep a clean driving record.

Eligibility:

  • No prior significant driving record (In Any State)
  • Tickets carrying a (4) point or less violation (Combined)
  • Clients can only participate in TEP once
  • Prior PTI and AEP clients are eligible
  • CDL Licensed Drivers ARE NOT eligible for TEP Participation

Program Requirements:

  • Fill out application Click Here
  • Attend Orientation
    • Potential participants will meet for orientation and bring with them:
      • Money Order, Bank Check, Cashiers Check or Online Payment for $280.00
        made payable to the Traffic Education Program. (Solicitor & Court Fee are $140.00 Each)
        Partial Payments Accepted
      • Drivers License or Picture ID
      • Social Security Card or Official Document with Social Security Number
      • Original / Copy of Ticket
  • Complete Four (4) hours defensive driving education (Approved By Coordinator)
  • Complete Four (4) hours community service for a non-profit agency.
  • Pay Solicitor & Court Fine (Fine mentioned above within attend orientation)
  • Complete program within 120 days of application.