Texas Certified License to Carry a Handgun (LTC) Instructor
NRA Certified Instructor

How do I get a LTC?

1. Are you eligible? Check here.

2. Fill out the DPS online State Application here.

3. Schedule and complete your fingerprinting online - Only if you have completed the online application. If you chose to fill out the hard copy downloadable forms you will need to wait until DPS mails you a letter instructing you to proceed to this step.

4. Register to take the class.

5. What is the cost? The class fee is different from the DPS processing fee.

Class Fee

  • $100 Initial Class 

DPS Processing Fee

  • $140 Initial License - (Individuals who do not meet the requirements for any discounts)
  • $25 Military Veteran - (Individuals honorably discharged from military service).
  • $70 Seniors - (Individuals who are at least 60 years of age at the time of application).
  • $0 Active Duty - (Individuals currently serving in the military OR who were honorably discharged within the last 365 days).
  • Check here for more pricing.

6.  We are more than willing to assist you in this process.