The online training option will end as of January 1, 2021.
This is the current code section and below it, it has the section that will become effective January 1, 2021. Section B subpart 7 states “Completing any firearms training or safety course or class, including an electronic, video, or online course, conducted by a state-certified or National Rifle Association-certified firearms instructor;”
Interestingly, they did away with requiring a government photo ID to vote because supposedly poor and minority people are disenfranchised by not being readily able to obtain ID, yet it is still a requirement for obtaining a CHP. Apparently those same people apparently are capable of obtaining ID to get a CHP, but cannot when it is time to vote. Another “common-sense” gun control law.