Hunter Education Classroom Course - 12/07/2019 - (696356)

Class #696356

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Dec 7
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Dec 8
02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Dippel Activity Center
8 Julian Bivins Blvd
Boys Ranch TX, TX 79010
Dippel Activity Center on Boys RanchGet directions
Instructor: Jennie Ziegler

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.

Cal Farley's Boys Ranch Hunter Education for residents.

Before a student may take hunter ed the following must be met:
  • At least 12 years old before the date of the class.
  • MC must have signed off on the resident being allowed to shoot a gun.
  • They must be willing and able to attend the entire scheduled class.
    • Saturday will be inside at the Dippel, and Sunday will be outside at the shooting range.
After signing up a resident please email their name and home, and a copy of their permission form to Jennie Ziegler.