License to Carry a Handgun



You can complete the official Texas License to Carry a Handgun class online anytime in the comfort of your home.

Getting a Texas License to Carry a handgun is now easier than ever. Now you can take the Texas license to carry class online at your pace for only $50.

Then, schedule the shooting portion with us. We usually do the shooting portion at the indoor range at Ally Outdoors.

Click on these steps to get a License to Carry a handgun. The total price is $180

1. Complete the 4 hours online LTC class $50

2. Complete the shooting portion with us. $80

3. Submit an online application to the Texas DPS website $40

4. Make an appointment for fingerprints  $10

5.  Upload your Certificate of Training Form to the DPS  (LTC-101)

Upon completion of all the steps, the LTC will be mailed to you by the Department of Public Safety in about 3 – 6 weeks.

To schedule the shooting portion of the LTC class, complete this contact form. 

Items needed for the range portion:

  • A reliable handgun (we have handguns with ammo for rent for $20)
  • Eye and ear protection (we can provide)
  • 50 rounds of ammunition

About the Instructor

Paul Urias,

Paul is a law enforcement officer with 26 years’ experience.  Fifteen years in professional court security. He is a former SWAT Team member, holds a Masters Peace Officer License, a certified Court Security Specialist, Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Instructor and Firearms Instructor, Texas License to Carry Handgun Instructor, NRA Instructor, and Range Safety Officer. Paul`s teaching techniques are based on his various training and law enforcement experience. Paul co-founded Guardian Training Agency with the belief that training should be relevant, fun, and realistic. Paul is knowledgeable about mental health and violence in our society, self-defense, and mindset techniques.  Paul is a certified Glock handgun and AR-15 rifle armorer. Paul serves on the Safety Committee at Midland Shooters Association and continues training in various disciplines and instructors.