License To Carry

This class delivers the Texas Department of Public Safety (TxDPS) required classroom training and firearm qualification students need to obtain a Texas License to Carry (LTC).

Upon completion of this class, you will receive a discount code good for $75 off the Atlas Defense Responsible Defense 1 class, or the Atlas Defense Active Shooter 1 class.


ATLAS DEFENSE IS CURRENTLY OFFERING CIVILIAN CLASSES TO GROUPS OF 8 OR MORE. IF YOU HAVE A GROUP AND WOULD LIKE TO SCHEDULE TRAINING, PLEASE CALL SCOTT CALVIN AT 512-694-3266

Course Objective
To train and qualify students for submission to the Texas License To Carry qualification.  Upon completion, students will have the following materials required to submit their application:

  • Instruction certification for completed classroom curriculum and firearm qualification test.
  • TxDPS LTC Application

Instructor
Bobby Clakley is certified in the State of Texas and has several years of experience training others in the proper safety and use of firearms. Bobby is President of the Texas Concealed Carry Association.

Course Prerequisite

LTC courses are not intended to train students how to shoot a firearm.  The qualification test portion of the course is required by the State of Texas to demonstrate your ability to safely and properly handle and shoot a handgun.

Course Duration

  • 4 to 6 hours of combined classroom instructions and qualification testing.

Mandatory Range Equipment to Qualify - Come range ready with:

  • Unloaded semi-automatic handgun or a revolver (You now can qualify with a revolver or a semi-auto.) of at least .32 caliber in good repair and have no modifications that will make the handgun less safe. STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BRING WEAPON or AMMUNITION into the CLASSROOM. LEAVE IT IN YOUR VEHICLE.
  • Baseball Cap
  • Safety Glasses
  • Covered Ear Protection can Be Provided
  • Footwear that covers both entire feet
  • One box of 50 round ammunition

NO RELOADED HANDLOADED or SURPLUS AMMUNITION PLEASE.  Use commercial ammunition only.


Range Qualification Test Requirements (as dictated by the TxDPS)

  • Total of 50 rounds fired at a B-27 target (45" high x 24" wide)
  • Score of 175 out of 250 possible points (70 percentile) required to pass
  • Shooting stance from the ready position where firearm is already in a position to fire

Scoring:

3 Yard Line - 20 Rounds

  • 1 round in 2 seconds, 5 times (5 rounds total)
  • 2 rounds in 3 seconds, 5 times (10 rounds total)
  • 5 rounds in 10 seconds, 1 time (5 rounds total)

7 Yard Line - 20 Rounds

  • 5 rounds in 10 seconds, 1 time (5 rounds total)
  • 2 rounds in 4 seconds, 1 time (2 rounds total)
  • 3 rounds in 6 seconds, 1 time (3 rounds total)
  • 1 round in 3 seconds, 5 times (5 rounds total)
  • 5 rounds in 15 seconds, 1 time (5 rounds total)

15 Yard Line - 10 Rounds

  • 2rounds in 6 seconds, 1 time (2 rounds total)
  • 3rounds in 9 seconds, 1 time (3 rounds total)
  • 5rounds in 15 seconds, 1 time (5 rounds total)

Check-in and classroom at Best of the West Shooting Sports headquarters.