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18-20 year olds: Texas DPS announces you can now get a License to Carry

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DPS now approves 18 to 20 year olds for LTC

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9. Can an individual who is between the age of 18 to 20 years old apply for a license? Yes

A federal district court has ruled the Department can no longer apply the License to Carry statutory eligibility criteria that prohibit otherwise eligible 18-to-20 year-olds from obtaining the license. Firearms Policy Coalition, Inc. et. al., v. Steven McCraw, et. al., No. 4:21-cv-1245-P. The Department will therefore no longer deny applications solely on the basis that the applicants are 18-to-20 years old. View on DPS Website

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Steps to get your Texas
LTC · License to Carry

Formerly known as a CHL · Concealed Handgun License

Steps to get your Texas LTC · License to Carry

Formerly known as a CHL · Concealed Handgun License
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About Texas Carry Course

Your #1 rated and trusted Texas LTC class.

Texas Carry Course has been providing high-quality online Texas license to carry classes since 2018. We have over 20 years of experience in firearms instruction and have helped more than 25,000 online students get their license to carry since 2018.

Our team of experts is dedicated to providing the best possible training to ensure our students feel confident and prepared to exercise their Second Amendment rights. Choose TexasCarryCourse.com for a trusted, convenient, and affordable online LTC class.

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What does the online
LTC class cover?

The official DPS approved curriculum.

What does the online LTC class cover?

The official DPS approved curriculum.
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Frequently Asked Questions

When going through the process of getting an LTC, you may have a few questions. Here are some of our most frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

When going through the process of getting an LTC, you may have a few questions. Here are some of our most frequently asked questions.

Can you get your LTC online in Texas?

You can complete the classroom portion of your License to Carry online with Texas Carry Course and we will give your DPS issued LTC-101 form which is required to take the live-fire exam at a location convenient for you.

Can I get my license if I'm 18?

Yes. Texas just recently announced on the DPS website that you can get your license to carry now starting at 18. Click here to Learn More about 18-20 year old LTC Ruling.

How long does it take to get your LTC in Texas 2023?

Our online LTC course is four hours of entertaining and educational content. After the virtual portion, you will take a live-fire exam to complete the requirements for the application. After everything is submitted to the DPS it generally takes about 2-4 weeks to get your license in the mail.

Are online Concealed Carry Weapon Classes legal?

Yes, but only from DPS approved course providers like us, TexasCarryCourse.com. We are listed on the DPS website as an approved course provider.

We are certified under TX GC 411.188 & 411.190 to administer the online License to Carry Course.

If you would like to verify this information with the Texas Department of Public Safety, or have further questions on the legislation, please call 512-424-7293 (Handgun Licensing Program).

Is a CHL the same as an LTC?

CHL (concealed handgun license) and LTC (license to carry) refer to the same license! The name was changed from CHL to LTC in 2016 due to firearms no longer having to be concealed by law.

Top 12 Reasons to get a License to Carry

These are just some of the most important reasons to get a LTC.

Top 12 Reasons to get a License to Carry

These are just some of the most important reasons to get a LTC.
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Video Based Course

Complete your state required LTC Class on your own terms.

Our course is broken into 15 minute or less easily digestible videos. While our DPS approved course totals 4 hours -which is what's required by Texas law- we make it easy to come and go as needed by keeping the videos short and engaging.

  • Fully Narrated Videos that will keep you interested and engaged for maximum comprehension.
  • Live action examples and situations that are taught by first hand experience of an educated and knowledgeable instructor.
  • We even offer and provide you with the notes from each video so you can learn the way that suits you best and allows you to take control of your own learning.
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Texas Reciprocity Map

Texas License to Carry Reciprocity Map

Above you can see which states honor the Texas LTC (aka concealed carry permit). This means when you travel in those states with your LTC, they will honor it, but you must still follow their laws. Our map is offered for informational purposes only. Please always check the DPS website for the most up to date information here.