Hunter Education Hunting 101 *OPTIONAL* - 06/29/2019 - (550174)

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Jun 29
10:00 am - 01:30 pm
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center
20634 Kenswick Dr.
Humble, TX 77338
Classes are held in the Nature Center building, which is across from the main parking lot. Get directions
Instructor: Matthew Abernathy

About the Course

Hunting & Shooting Sports 101 courses including, but are not limited to, Deer, Turkey, Hog, Waterfowl, Dove, Upland Game, Small Game, Western Big Game, Bow Hunting, Black Powder, Crossbows, Basic Firearm, Sporting Clays, Big Bore Rifle, Handgun, Silhouettes, 3-Gun, Trapper Education and Outdoor Survival. These 3-to-8 hour, hands-on seminars and workshops are designed for family members of all ages to learn more about the animals hunted, tools used in hunting and the shooting sports, and where to go in Texas to enjoy these activities. NOTE: Advanced courses do NOT issue the required hunter education certification. However, some advanced courses, such as bow hunter education, may issue separate certifications.

Be sure to verify that the class you are registering for is the Hunting 101 Optional 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:

  • Pay the fee to the instructor. Some instructors may charge additional fees.
  • Attend the entire course.
  • Take the written exam and get at least 75% correct to pass.
  • Upon successful completion, you may receive a temporary card, if the advanced course issues a certificate. 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 online in your Account Profile on this site.
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Hunting 101:  Outdoor Safety Join volunteer Hunter Education Instructor Matthew Abernathy to learn about safety and first aid in the outdoors.  Prom poison ivy to venomous snakes, stinging insects, and weather conditions, there are many things that hunters and outdoor enthusiasts need to be aware of.  This class will cover identification, treatment, planning, and first aid for anyone interested in spending time outdoors.  This class will start indoors and then include an field portion to view and identify some of the species discussed in class. There is NO CHARGE and NO EXAM for this class. All Attendees must wear closed-toe shoes. If you would like to bring snacks or a lunch, you are welcome to.  This class will conclude at 1:30 at the latest.