Bowhunter Education Classroom Course - 02/23/2019 - (491009)

Class #491009

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Feb 23
10:30 am - 04:30 pm
Bass Pro Shop
17907 IH-10 West
San Antonio, TX 78257
210-253-8800Get directions
Instructor: Charles Marcus

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.
  More questions? Check our FAQ page.
Welcome to the TPWD Bow Hunter Class being held at Bass Pro Shop February 23, 2019 in the meeting room upstairs by the offices. It is not necessary to own a bow for this class.  However, if you do own a bow and want to fine tune it, shoot it in the Archery Range or take the Proficiency Exam you are welcome to bring it. Bass Pro Shop allows us to to use the Archery Range for free if time permits. The class is $15 CASH. Please no checks and there are no ATMs near the store. You are welcome to bring drinks and snacks but we ask that you clean up after yourself since we are guests.  All children younger than 14yrs of age must be accompanied by an adult unless you get permission from the Instructor first.