Hunter Education Classroom Course - 08/25/2018 - (263805)

Class #263805

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Aug 25
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Gilmer Memorial Library
201 N Hwy 377
Rocksprings, TX 78880
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Instructor: Christopher Mitchell

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 hunting safety, hunting ethics and wildlife conservation. All materials are provided. The Hunter 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.

This is the basic course but we will offer the opportunity to complete the field course too.  If you complete the online portion (sign up at:  {you will have to cut and paste the URL into your browser the links will not be active here}).  You can arrive at 11am and join the basic course already in progress to complete the field course, but you must have proof of online course completion otherwise arrive at 9am for the basic hunter education course.