Hunter Education (Online + Field Course)

Category: Community Training
Price: $ 15.00

Duration: 4-6 hours

Every hunter (including out-of-state hunters) born on or after Sept. 2, 1971, must successfully complete a Hunter Education Training Course. Minimum age of certification is 9 years of age.

The Online + Field Course is ideal for older youth and adult hunters who have been shooting and/or hunting. For younger students, adults should assist them with the online course and accompany them during the field course. Certification fee is $15. Some instructors may charge an added range or facility fee based on location and use.

The certification process consists of two parts:

  1. Online coursework: Complete the FREE TPWD online course.
  2. Pre-register for and attend a "Field Course" with a TPWD-certified hunter education instructor.

Go to: for more information and to register on the TPWD website.

Click Register to see class times.

NOTICE! This is a new registration system. Even if you've taken a class with us before, you'll have to create a new account.