Frequently Asked Questions
Is this Legit?
Yes! Our course is fully approved by the Texas Department of Public Safety. In 2017 Texas Legislature passed a bill (TX GC 411.188 & 411.190) allowing for the classroom portion of theTexas LTC course to be taught online by approved online course providers.
If you would like to verify this information with the Texas Department of Public Safety please call 512-424-7293 (Handgun Licensing Program). Our Instructors name is Eric Lichtenberg.
What do I do after the online course?
After you pass our online course you will need to print out your LTC-101 from your account dashboard. You will then need to schdule the range portion of your course with a local instructor. This can usually be done at your local firing range. You will need to take your LTC-101 with you so that the local instructor can fill out the remainder portion your LTC-101 once you pass the range portion. Finally after you have passed both sections of the course, you will then be able to apply for your LTC.
What are the steps to get my LTC?
Step #1 - Complete the Online Course
Sign up and complete our Texas DPS approved online LTC course. We will issue you your LTC-101 upon passing our course. Sign up is quick, easy and secure.
Step #2 - Complete the Live Fire Exam
Complete the live fire exam with a local instructor, don't worry, we will give you a list of instructors near you that offer just the live fire portion. Simply email us your city when you are done with the course.
Step #3 Apply for your LTC
Get your fingerprints taken at your local police station and apply for your License to Carry on the DPS website.
How to Apply
Once you complete the steps above you will need to file the required Texas LTC application with the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age (unless active duty military) and must meet Federal qualifications to purchase a handgun. You may however take the proficiency class portion at age 20, but since you must attest to being 21 on your application the application may not be submitted prior to your 21st birthday.
How Do I Get Back To My Course
Here is how you can get back to your course:
1. Login to your account using the login button in the top right corner, or in the dropdown menu via the top right corner if you are on a mobile phone.
2. Click on the dashboard link in the top right corner, or in the dropdown menu via the top right corner if you are on a mobile phone.
3. Once you are on the dashboard click the red button labeled "continue course" , "begin course", or "view certificate."
How Long Is The Course
The course is 4 hours as required by the state of Texas. However we break it up into 24 sections so no one section is longer than 20 minutes. Your progress is saved as soon as you hit the "next" button to go to the next section and you can come and go as needed.