TX DPS CHL ~ LTC Website – Where you will find all of the information on the License to Carry requirements including eligibility requirements, statistics, signage, testing information, fingerprinting and more.

TX DPS CHL~ LTC Application – The link to apply with the DPS for your License To Carry.

Fingerprinting Services – Fingerprinting is by appointment only and is done electronically at several places throughout the Houston and surrounding areas. The DPS will set you up for fingerprinting during the application process.

Texas CHL~LTC Training, LLC.

At Texas CHL ~ LTC Training, LLC. we know your decision to apply for a Texas concealed handgun license, license to carry permit and carry a firearm didn't come lightly and that is a really good thing, because it should be taken seriously.

Class cost:

Course fees including classroom and range proficiency exam - $99.00

Firearm rental, including ammunition - $40.00

Additional fees;

Texas DPS License fee

Fingerprinting fee

Range fee


We offer classes that teach the requirements to safely and legally conceal carry and openly carry a firearm.

We offer NRA basic pistol courses, personal protection in the home and outside the home.

David, Ted & World Famous Navy SEAL "Doc" Riojas

100% Veteran

Owned Business

About Us

We specialize in providing classes and certification at businesses that want to develop team building skills. 

Texas CHL-LTC Training, LLC conducts the classroom portion at the business' conference or lunch room and can bring everything necessary to complete the class. After the classroom portion is complete a DPS required shooting profiency exam is conducted at a nearby range to complete the course. All paperwork need to submit to the Texas DPS is issued to the student for submission to DPS to issue the LTC License.

Please call 281-615-2545 to schedule a class.

Private classes are available, please call to schedule.

 Texas DPS Certified CHL~ LTC Instructors and NRA Pistol Instructors Ted Tarver & David Kappus, are US Navy Veterans who conduct the Texas DPS Certified Concealed Handgun and License to Carry classes.

Ted is a Naval Aviation Ordnance Weapons Specialist who attended the Navy’s first  Fighter Weapons "Top Gun” School for the transition to the F-14 Tomcat.

David is a Navy SEAL who retired after 38 years of distinguished service with the elite Navy SEAL Special Operations Teams and is the current President of the UDT SEAL Association - Gulf Coast Chapter.

Both are Nation Rifle Association Certified Pistol Instructors & NRA Range Safety Officers.

We want you to be safe and confident. The classes we offer teach both. We offer classes all across the Houston metro area and have made arrangements with several local ranges to conduct the shooting proficiency examinations. All our classes are conducted in accordance with the Texas DPS mandated requirements. The classroom portion is between 4 and 6 hours of instruction and the shooting proficiency test depends on your aim. We aim to safely get it done and then have some safe fun target practice.

Call to schedule a time for our next available class - 281-615-2545

Email us at info@TexasCHL-LTCtraining.com and we'll get right back to you.

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