To participate for FREE, you MUST BE A CITY RESIDENT, CITY EMPLOYEE, IMMEDIATE FAMILY OF A CITY EMPLOYEE, OR A BUSINESS OWNER OR EMPLOYEE OF A BUSINESS IN ARANSAS PASS. Proof will be required.
WE NOW ACCEPT out-of-City participants. In order to participate, you will be asked to donate on the day of the event to a cause. Currently, donations are being accepted for non-profit organizations we work closely with. Donations will be collected at the door.
All participants must pay a range fee of $25.00 unless you are a current member of Schwenke’s Rifle & Pistol Range.
The Aransas Pass Police Department provides community members with the Texas Handgun Licensing Course (formerly the Texas CHL Course). This course is required before one is eligible to carry a concealed or open-carried firearm in Texas.
Currently, the course is offered free of charge to City residents, City business owners & their employees, City employees, and immediate family of City employees (Proof required). Class size is limited. All participants MUST furnish their own firearm and ammunition.This is NOT a learn to shoot class. You SHOULD be familiar with your firearm and how to safely use it.
Questions? Visit the FAQ page of the Texas DPS…
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Once submitted, you will be contacted by the training coordinator to confirm your placement. Should you have any questions, contact Capt. Lynn Pearce by email [email protected].