Would you like a concealed handgun license (CHL)? If so, mark your calendar for Saturday, April 9, 2016.
The CHL course will be held in a one-day training opportunity. The classroom portion will start at 8:00 a.m. at the Meridian Civic Center and finish up with a live fire practice near Meridian. The fee for this course is $100, plus range fees and license fees. The Standard License fee for the state of Texas is $140. The fee to renew a current license is $70.
Lunch will be provided on Saturday during the full day training. Participants will need a .32 caliber pistol, or larger, and 50 rounds of ammunition for the live fire portion of the day. Topics will include: new statues relating to open carry; handgun use and safety; proper signage; where it is legal/not legal to carry; and use of deadly force, just to name a few.
Registration is open now and will remain open for the first 30 paid registrants. To pre-register complete the form below or call Chelsea Dorward at 254-435-2331. Registration will close April 1, 2016 or when class is full.
This event is being hosted by the Wildlife & Natural Resources Committee of the Bosque County AgriLife Extension Service. Educational programs of Texas AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status. The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating.