Bowhunter Education Classroom Course - 03/17/2018 - (222117)

Class #222117

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Mar 17
08:00 am - 12:00 pm
McLennan Community College-Highlander Ranch
223A Cobbs Lane
Waco, TX
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Instructor: Brent Heath

About the Course

This course is designed for novice or young hunters, ages 9 years and above. The course covers the core competencies of firearm and bowhunting safety, hunting ethics and wildlife conservation. All materials are provided. The Bowhunter Education Classroom Course lasts a maximum of 6 hours of classroom instruction. This time does not include registration, breaks, test administration and certification card distribution. Courses are offered across the state year round and are taught by certified volunteer instructors. The fee for the certification is $15. Some instructors may apply additional charges for the class, such as range or facility fees. Pre-registration is required. Check with the instructor for directions and any special instructions prior to going to class.

Be sure to verify with the instructor that the class you are registering for is the Classroom Course.

You may also contact your local Texas Parks and Wildlife Department office or call TPWD Austin headquarters at 1-800-792-1112, ext. 4999.

When you arrive at the course:

  1. Pay the fee to the instructor.
  2. Attend the entire course.
  3. Take the written exam and get at least 75% correct to pass.
  4. Upon successful completion, you may receive a temporary card from the instructor. You may legally hunt with a valid Texas hunting license and your temporary certification card. Your permanent Texas Hunter Education certification card will be available for downloading and printing from your Account Profile.
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Class will be held at McLennan Community College. Sign up with them also at 254-299-8888. The cost is $20.00 per student. The TPWD cost of the class is $15.00 per student. MCC adds an additional $5.00 per student as a facilities fee. THIS CLASS IS THE FIELD DAY, SO YOU WILL NEED TO COMPLETE THE ON-LINE PART OF THE COURSE FIRST. BRING YOUR BOW WITH ARROWS THAT HAVE TARGET TIPS. And bring a target if you can. Brent Heath Bow Hunter Education Area Chief 254-722-5660