Hunter Education Classroom Course - 02/20/2021 - (864731)

Class #864731

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Open29 seats available
Feb 20
08:00 am - 04:00 pm
TPWD APC, Ed Werland Training Room
1340 Airport Commerce Drive
Austin, TX 78719
Park anywhere near the Texas Parks and Wildlife's outdoor trailer, which is parked across from the training room's door. Get directions
Instructor: John Davis

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. Register now
This 6 hour TPWD Basic Hunter Education Course is designed for novice or young hunters includes fun, practical activities, a shooting exercise as well as additional, applicable information about upcoming hunting seasons. Please ONLY register those seeking certification, although accompanying adults are encouraged to sit in.  You do not have to be a scout or scouter to attend this class.   Thank you!  John Davis,  TPWD Instructor