How To Become A Texas LTC Instructor
Want to become a Texas LTC instructor?. Texas is a gun friendly State and with a huge population of over 28 million, there will always be a steady flow of students. To get a Texas license to carry, a person must take a 4 to 6 hour class plus a range portion taught by a DPS certified Texas license to carry instructor.
Texas LTC Instructor
For a person to become a Texas LTC instructor you must take a 3 day LTC instructor course at the DPS training center in Florence, TX (near Austin). It’s actually two days in the classroom and about half a day at the range. The LTC instructor course is VERY EASY and on a basic level including the shooting portion.
One BIG catch, Not just anyone can take the Texas LTC instructor course. State law requires you to already have a “instructor certification” to be qualified to take the Texas LTC instructor course.
To meet the prerequisite requirement you must have ONE of the following certifications:
- TCOLE ( law enforcement) certified handgun instructor
- Handgun instructor certified under Texas chapter 1702 (private security)
- Certified by the NRA as a basic pistol instructor
That’s where we come in. The easiest way to get the required instructor certification is to take our NRA instructor certification course. That’s right, after taking our NRA course you will be a nationally certified NRA firearms instructor and qualify to become a Texas LTC instructor. Texas law requires the NRA instructor certification to become a Texas LTC instructor.
This NRA certification is accepted by the Texas Department of Public safety as meeting the prerequisite requirement to become a Texas license to carry instructor. It’s all you will need to get into the DPS Texas license to carry instructor course. Texas law specifically list the NRA instructor certification as the gold standard in Texas.
After you take our NRA certified instructor course we will assist you in signing up for the Texas DPS license to carry instructor course. Also, once you become a Texas LTC instructor you will always have us as a mentor. You can also team up with us with our online course. (see below)
Texas LTC Instructor Course
Once you take our NRA instructor course you will be qualified to get into the Texas DPS LTC instructor course. This State course is super easy and is only two and a half days long. It’s held at the DPS training center in Florence, Texas. We will give you all the info about this course so you are prepared and know what to expect. (it’s easy). We work closely with RSD (DPS).
NRA Instructor Course
Besides meeting the prerequisite for the Texas LTC instructor course, your NRA instructor certification also opens up the door for a lot of other things. Your NRA instructor certification is everything you need to start your firearms instructor business or to take your current business to the next level.
NRA Prerequisite Requirement
Our three day NRA instructor course includes all the required prerequisites that are listed below (one stop shop). If you already have some of them, you will not have to attend those days and you will save a little on the course. See the included prerequisites below.
DAY ONE – NRA basic pistol student course. If you have already taken the NRA basic pistol student course you do not have to attend day one and you will save $50 on the class. (you must show us a copy of your certificate from the student course, if you don’t have your certificate you must attend day one).
DAY TWO – Basic Instructor Training (BIT). If you have taken the (BIT) within the past 2 years you do not have to attend day two and will save $50 on the class. (you must show us your BIT card, if you do not have your BIT card you must attend day two).
DAY THREE – Day three is the NRA instructor course, everyone must attend day three.
ATTENTION: If you have already taken the NRA basic pistol student course and the (BIT) but can’t find your student basic pistol certificate and (BIT) card, you must attend all 3 days to take them again.
Instructor Course Cost
The total cost of the course is $350. You will pay a $50 deposit when you register. You will pay the remaining $300 on the class day when you come for class.
Why Choose Us
People travel from all across Texas to take our NRA instructor course so they can become Texas license to carry instructors. The reason they come to us is because we offer something NO other instructor course in Texas can offer. We give you the ability to offer the ONLINE Texas license to carry class.
Only a handful of people meet the legal requirement to offer the Texas ONLINE license LTC class, we are one of those people. We created a system that is approved by DPS that will allow you to offer the online LTC class through us and you do not have to be approved by DPS to offer it, it’s actually our online class that you offer through your custom page on our website.
You will be able to offer the ONLINE class statewide immediately. We set you up on day one of the instructor course. We have instructors that make thousands a week using our system. You actually control the price and you get paid instantly every time a student enrolls. This will be the BIGGEST thing you ever do.