APPD offers additional handgun licensing courses

The Aransas Pass Police Department provides residents 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 firearm in Texas. Currently, the course is offered free of charge to City residents, City business owners, City employees, and immediate family of City employees (Proof required). Class size is limited. Participants must furnish their own firearm and ammunition. This is not a learn to shoot class. Participants should be familiar with your firearm and how to safely use it. Interested people can sign up at The classes will be offered on Aug. 19, Sept. 16 and Oct. 21


Aransas Pass Progress

346 S. Houston

Aransas Pass, TX 78336

P.O. Box 2100

Aransas Pass, TX 78336