Basic Hunter Education 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 Basic Hunter Education Course lasts a maximum of 6 hours of classroom instruction. This time does not include registration, breaks, test administration and certification card distribution. Course will be taught by a certified Texas Parks and Wildlife volunteer instructor.
​The following are required in order to obtain certification:
​ • Attend the entire course.
​ • Take the written exam and get at least 75% correct to pass.
​ • Upon successful completion, you will receive a temporary card. Your instructor will send in the originals for processing. You may legally hunt with a valid Texas hunting license and your temporary certification card. Your permanent Texas Hunter Education certification card will be mailed out within a short period of time.

Ages:   9 and Up
When:  Saturday, September 10
​              Saturday, October 8
Where: The Robert & Lee DuVall Center
Time:    Registration 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
​              Course Instruction 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.; Testing to follow
 Cost:    $15; Please bring a lunch

Pre-register for this course.
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