How to get a Handgun License

To get a License to Carry a Handgun in Texas, applicants must complete these things.

STEP 1.  Complete one of our scheduled LTC classes or go to and take the Texas approved four-hour online LTC class for $59 that covers the same material.

STEP 2. Then contact us to schedule the shooting portion of the class.

STEP 3.  Complete the online application at Texas Department of Public Safety website  $40

STEP 4. Process electronic fingerprints to DPS $10

After application, you must make an appointment and submit electronic fingerprints. Contact IdentoGo at 888-467-2080 to make an appointment then go to Sykes Chiropractic 900 Loop 250 Frontage Rd D, Midland, TX 79705

STEP 5. Submit and upload your Certificate of Training (LTC-101) to the DPS through the RSD website

All certificates of training are valid for one year from the date of issuance. (Texas Administrative Code TITLE 37 PART 1 CHAPTER 6 SUBCHAPTER B §6.14(f)) effective January 11, 2018

Uploaded attachments must be in .PDF file format. (what is PDF?)

Or mail the certificate to:

Texas Department of Public Safety
Handgun Licensing Program, MSC 0245
P.O. Box 4087
Austin, TX 78773-0245