LTC-101 Form

May 22, 2021 0 Comments

Texas LTC-101 Form

After you successfully pass the approved online examination you will receive an Online/Handgun Proficiency Training LTC 101 form.

Can this be completed online?

Yes, an applicant may receive LTC online training through an Approved Online Course Provider who has been approved in Texas.

What topics are covered during this LTC Class?

The course must cover the four (4) statutory required topics. These include:

  • Laws that relate to weapons and the use of deadly force,
  • Handgun use and safety, including use of restraint holsters and methods to ensure the secure carrying of openly carried handguns,
  • Non-violent dispute resolution,
  • Proper storage practices for handguns with an emphasis on storage practices that eliminate the possibility of accidental injury to a child.

How long does this training take?

This training typically takes ~4 hours to complete. Most online providers allow you to pause training and resume at your convenience.

What will I receive after I take the course?

Once you have successfully completed your online training, you will receive a signed Online/Handgun Proficiency Training (LTC 101) form that you will submit with your application.

Apply with Texas Department of Public Safety

In addition to the above training, you will need to submit the following online application. Be prepared to provide the following:

  • Valid driver license or identification card,
  • Current demographic, address, contact, and employment information,
  • Residential and employment information for the last five years (new users only),
  • Information regarding any psychiatric, drug, alcohol, or criminal history,
  • Valid email address

How much does it cost?

The State of Texas currently charges $40 for both first time LTC applicants as well as renewals.  There are discounts for those that meet certain special conditions. For complete list, click here.

Are fees refundable?

Fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable. If an application is not approved, the fees will not be refunded.

How long does this take?

This process typically takes about 20-30 minutes to complete.

Will I need a gun to complete this training?

Some instructors may require you to use your own gun during the proficiency (shooting) demonstration. However, others may provide the gun and/or ammunition. You will need to consult with a certified instructor to determine if you will need a handgun for the course.

What topics are covered during the proficiency demonstration?

The outline of what is included can be found here.

Is the training difficult?

The shooting proficiency test is not difficult but practice helps. It is recommended that you spend some time practicing shooting at a range if possible before the class.

After I complete everything, how long until I get my license?

Upon completion of the training course and application packet, the state has 60 days from the time it receives your completed materials to issue your license.
Photo Holder LTC-6.pdf
Class Completion LTC-8.pdf
Certification of License to Carry a Handgun Online Class Completion LTC-9.pdf
License to Carry a Handgun Laws LTC-16.pdf
Notice – Non-Immigrant – Visa LTC-40.pdf
LTC Change of Address/Name Change/Replacement/Modification LTC-70.pdf
Renewal Application LTC-77.pdf
Application for License to Carry a Handgun LTC-78A.pdf
Residence History Information LTC-78B.pdf
Criminal History Information LTC-78C.pdf
Affidavit for Former Reserve Law Enforcement Officers LTC-79.pdf
Consent for Use of Fingerprint Card on File LTC-80.pdf
Affidavit for Judge/Attorney LTC-82.pdf
Sworn Statement of Handgun Proficiency LTC-83.pdf
Affidavit for Retired Peace Officer / Retired Federal Officer LTC-84.pdf
Authorization for Release of Records LTC-85.pdf
Knowledge of Laws and Eligibility Affidavit LTC-86.pdf
Instructor Applicants Only LTC-90.pdf
Online Course Provider Original Application LTC-91.pdf
Online Course Provider Renewal Application LTC-91A.pdf
Online Course Provider Address and Business History Form LTC-91B.pdf
Online Course Provider Reported History Form LTC-91C.pdf
Online Course Provider Affidavit LTC-92.pdf
School Safety Certification Instructor Application LTC-94.pdf
Certification of School Safety Class Completion LTC-95.pdf
Affidavit for Retired Railroad Peace Officer/TSCRA Special Rangers LTC-96.pdf
Certificate of Training LTC-100.pdf
Online Course / Handgun Proficiency Certificate of Training LTC-101.pdf
Affidavit of Military Service LTC-102.pdf


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