FAQ

Can I take the Texas LTC class online?

Yes. Texas law now allows the Texas LTC class to be taken online. Make sure you use an online course provider that is approved by the Texas Department of Public Safety like us.

How long is the online Texas LTC class?

The minimum LTC class time required by Texas state law is four hours. Our online course is four hours long but you can take it at your own pace.

After I finish the online course, how long do I have to complete the process?

You have two years from the day you finish the online LTC class to complete the process and apply for your license.

Can I take the online LTC class on my smartphone?

Yes. Our online course works on all devices including your smartphone, laptop, desktop and tablet.

Will the Texas LTC allow me to carry open and concealed?

Yes. The Texas license to carry will allow you to carry open or concealed. It use to be called a concealed handgun license or (CHL) but it is now called a license to carry or (LTC).

How long will I have to complete the online LTC class?

You will have access to the online LTC class for one year to complete the four hour online course. After you complete the online course you will have two years to complete the process and apply for your Texas LTC.

How do I apply for my Texas LTC?

You apply for your Texas License to carry on the DPS website here. Follow their instructions at the end on how to schedule your fingerprint appointment. We recommend waiting until after the class to apply.

Where do I get my fingerprints done?

You must apply for your LTC before you can set up your fingerprint appointment. All fingerprints have to be done by IdentoGo. After you have applied for your LTC you can scheduled your fingerprints two ways.
1. Schedule online at fingerprint services and use service code: 119Q91
2. Call to schedule at 1-888-467-2080 and use service code: 119Q91