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Welcome to Prairie Dog Guns
Free LTC/CHL Classes

We provide a service to the community, by offering
 free classes. All classes are done at
 Lone Star Cowboy Church of Nevada TX.
Classes are Free Range cost $30.00

How long is the LTC class? we start at 9 am to about 3 pm (includes lunch break)
The Texas Department of Public Safety requires a minimum of 4 hrs of training for a new applicant.

What is the cost of the CHL/ license To Carry class? 100% FREE classroom portion range fee about $30.00

 State of Texas will charge $40.00 less discounts check states web site

What do I need for the classroom portion?

 Pen, clipboard or hard surface to write on, and a current State of Texas Drivers’ License or I.D. Card.

 You DO NOT need a gun for this classroom portion. You must complete the range qualification at any range of your  choice that conducts LTC qualifications (usually for a minimal fee ) with a semi-auto or a revolver of at  least 22 caliber or larger. We will also provide you with Proficiency Test by appointment. cost of the range will be  $30.00.

Do I need to bring lunch with me?

 You may bring your lunch, There will be a one hour lunch break, you will have time to travel off-site to pick up lunch as well.

What topics are covered in the LTC class?

 Deadly force, dispute resolution, concealed handgun law, gun safety and storage, selection of a carry gun,  legislative  changes, signs, handgun accuracy training, and the handgun proficiency test.

Where is the class location?

 Lone Star Cowboy Church of Nevada Texas

 123 cowboy way Nevada Texas 75173
Who is eligible to obtain a Texas  License To Carry?

 You must be at least 21 years of age or 18 years of age and on active duty in the U.S. Military, and not a  convicted felon. Eligibility requirements are listed on the Texas DPS website.

When I go to the range of my choice for the shooting qualification, what do I need to bring to the range?


 1. A 22 caliber or larger revolver or semi-automatic that is in good working condition.

 2. 50 – 100 rounds of factory ammunition. RELOADS ARE NOT ALLOWED.

 3. Hearing protection if you have your own; otherwise ear protection can be purchased for a small fee at the range.

 4. Eye protection if you have your own; otherwise eye protection can be purchased for a small fee at the range.

 5. Clothing that is suitable for a shooting range and weather conditions.

If I qualify with a revolver, can I carry a semi-auto handgun?
 Yes, once you qualify you can carry any firearm and caliber of your Choice that falls into the hand gun classification.

At what distances do I have to shoot from during the range qualification?

  From a standing position, you will fire 20 rounds from 3 yards, 20 rounds from 7 yards, and 10 rounds from 15   yards. The target will be a B-27 silhouette.

What is the passing score for the range qualification?

 You must score 70%+, or 175 points out of the possible 250 points in order to pass.

What happens if I do not pass the range qualification?

 You may take the range proficiency test up to 3 times before you are classified as failed. You must have 50 rounds  of ammunition for each attempt.