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Texas Concealed Handgun License (CHL) Course

Tuition: $140.00 per student

Call (214) 607-1199 to register or Click Here

Tuition Includes:

• 4-6 hour classroom instruction and testing
• Range qualification
• Indoor Climate-Controlled Range
• B-27 Target
• Review of paperwork
• Use of loaner gun for range qualification

Tuition Does Not Include:

• Fingerprints As of March 1, 2011 all fingerprints MUST be taken by MorphoTrust
• Ammunition (50 Rounds Minimum)
• Range Fees
• State of Texas CHL Application Fees

The State of Texas passed laws that allow its citizens to carry concealed handguns for self-protection. Obtaining a license to carry a concealed handgun in the State of Texas requires a minimum 4-6 Hour Concealed Handgun License Certification Course which is outlined by the State Department of Public Safety and covers:

• The Use of Force
• Gun Safety
• Gun Storage
• Dispute Resolution
• Texas Laws Regarding Use of Force
• State Licensing Requirements

Obtaining a permit to carry a concealed handgun in the State of Texas requires completion of the Certification Course, passing the shooting proficiency test, and passing a 50 question written test. The applicant may apply and pay a fee to the State, which completes a background check and completes the issuance of the license.

Eligibility:

GC § 411.172(a)
A person is eligible for a license to carry a concealed handgun if the person:

is a legal resident of this state for the six-month period preceding the date of application,
is at least 21 years of age, (military 18 - 21 years old now eligible - 2005 Texas CHL law change),
has not been convicted of a felony,
is not charged with the commission of a felony, Class A or Class B misdemeanor, or Disorderly Conduct,
is not a fugitive from justice for a felony, Class A or Class B misdemeanor,
is not a chemically dependent person,
is not incapable of exercising sound judgment with respect to the proper use and storage of a handgun,
has not, in the five years preceding the date of application, been convicted of a Class A or Class B misdemeanor or an offense under Disorderly Conduct, Section 42.01, Penal Code,
is fully qualified under applicable federal and state law to purchase a handgun,
has not been finally determined to be delinquent in the payment of a tax or other money collected by the comptroller,
has not been finally determined to be delinquent in making a child support payment administered or collected by the attorney general,
is not currently restricted under a court protective order subject to a restraining order affecting a spousal relationship,
has not, in the 10 years preceding the date of application, been adjudicated as having engaged in delinquent conduct violating a penal law in the grade of felony
has not made any material misrepresentation, or failed to disclose any material fact, in an application submitted pursuant to Section 411.174 or in a request for application submitted pursuant to Section 411.175.

Further questions regarding eligibility should be directed to the Texas Department of Public safety website:

www.txdps.state.tx.us


Concealed Handgun License Shooting Proficiency

To qualify for a Concealed Handgun License (CHL), you must demonstrate your handgun proficiency by completing a shooting course of fire.

 
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Course of fire
3 yards - 20 rounds
1 round in 2 seconds, 5 times
2 rounds in 3 seconds, 5 times
5 rounds in 10 seconds
7 yards - 20 rounds
5 rounds in 10 seconds
2 rounds in 4 seconds
3 rounds in 6 seconds
1 round in 3 seconds, 5 times
5 rounds in 15 seconds
15 yards - 10 rounds
2 rounds in 6 seconds
3 rounds in 9 seconds
5 rounds in 15 seconds

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Scoring
5 points - X, 10, 9, 8 rings
4 points - 7 ring
3 points - within silhouette outside 7 ring


250 points possible (50 rounds x 5 points)
175 points required (70% x 250)