Hunter Education Classroom Course - 04/11/2021 - (993285)

Class #993285

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Apr 11
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
Long Acres Ranch
2335 Richmond Parkway/Williams Way
Richmond, TX 77469
Richmond Parkway-also known as Williams WayGet directions
Instructor: Kitty Haynes

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.
REGISTRATION:  Class starts PROMPTLY at 8:00 AM – Registration will be open at 7:20 AM so please come early to  complete health documents which everyone entering the facility will be required to complete.  Please stay home if you have any symptoms or have been around anyone with symptoms of fever, sore throat, muscle aches, etc.  Please let us know if you are NOT coming. Parent is required to sign TPWD Release for students under 16 which will be provided at the class. HOURS:   Class starts PROMPTLY at 8 AM and we should finish around 5:00-5:30 PM depending on how much time students need to finish. ENTRANCE:        2335 Richmond Parkway / Williams Way, Richmond 77469 =  ENTER  at the Main Gate under the LONG ACRES RANCH sign located across from the Veranda subdivision entrance (go PAST the large brick CITY OF RICHMOND sign).  You will see the Education Building on your RIGHT; enter on the RIGHT side – NOT the main entrance. BRING LIST:  In order to provide the safest, healthiest environment, you MUST BRING:
  1. Mask: proper wearing includes covering your nose
  2. Safety glasses and disposable gloves in order to participate in the hands-on activities.
  3. Pencil: NOTE:  PENCIL is required for Scantron Answer Sheet.
  4. Hi Liter for marking in the Manual we will give you.
  5. Bring your Lunch, snacks and water: you can eat and drink during the class.
  6. Bring a hat : we will be going outside. NOTE: We supply everything for Live Fire.
  7. The fee of $15.00 in CASH – exact amount, please, so we don’t have to handle a lot of money.
Parents should attend with their child because:
  1. You will then know what we are teaching and help reinforce concepts. FYI, we move quickly through the
material and your help may be required to make sure your child keeps up.
  1. Your child may feel more comfortable with you there and ask questions.
  2. We will be very busy presenting the best, most effective and fun learning experience possible and count on you
to be in charge of discipline and adherence to safety and health protocols for yourself and your child.
  1. Only registered students will participate in Live Fire, but we will also have hands-on firearm handling,
so parents should bring gloves to assist their child or, possibly, increase their own knowledge. If you have any questions, please let me know. FYI, TPWD will be sending an automatic reminder email. Kitty Cell:  713-882-7614