Texas CHL~LTC Training, LLC.

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.

100% Veteran Owned Business

About Us


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.

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.

Ready to complete the on-line course and test? Click on the link. Complete the course and test. Then contact us to schedule a time for your shooting proficiency test. Cost for the online course is $60.00

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

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.

We are Texas Certified School Safety Certification Instructors


Class Course fees including classroom and range proficiency exam - $99.00

Online class and exam - $60.00

Shooting proficiency only - $60.00

Firearm rental, including ammunition - $30.00

Private class - $300.00

Group & Corporate Team Building discounts are available

Additional fees;

Texas DPS License fee* -$40.00

Fingerprinting fee - $10.00

Range fee** - $20.00 - $25.00

* DPS Fees -


** range fees vary by range

Instructors Ted Tarver, Chris Nicola & David Kappus, are all US Navy Veterans who conduct the Texas DPS Certified Concealed Handgun and License to Carry classes and/or NRA Pistol course. All are NRA Certified Range Safety Officers.

Ted & Chris are Certified Texas School Safety Certification Instructors.

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 and Chris are both retired Navy SEALs who retired after years of distinguished service with the elite Navy SEAL Special Operations Teams.

Both served as  the  President of the UDT SEAL Association - Gulf Coast Chapter.

All 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 state with offices in the Houston and Austin metro areas 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.