Hunter Education Classroom Course - 08/19/2017 - (212364)

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Aug 19
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Harber Wildlife Museum
Harber Wildlife Museum
4703 Texoma Parkway
Sherman, TX 75090
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Instructor: James Russell

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.
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Hunter Education course will be held at the Harber Wildlife Museum in Sherman, Texas on Saturday, August 19.  The address is 4703 Texoma Parkway.  The class will begin at 9:00 AM and break for lunch around 12:00 noon.  The class will continue from 1:00 PM to about 4:00 PM.  Students should bring a pencil or pen, highlighter, and either a sack lunch or money to eat at a local restaurant. Each student should also bring the class fee of $15 and give to the instructor at the beginning of the class. Students must be 9 or older to be certified.  The certification is accepted in all states and Canadian provinces.  Adults who need certification are also welcome.  The number of students will be limited to 18. Jim Russell will be the lead instructor for the course. My contact phone is 903-815-8956.  If your call is not answered, leave a voice message.