Hunter Education (Online + Field Course)

Category: Community Training
Price: $ 15.00

Duration: 4-6 hours

Texas hunter born on or after Sept. 2, 1971, must complete this course.

  • Minimum age of certification is 9 years of age
  • Those age 9 through 16 must complete this Online (+) Field Course, or Classroom course somewhere else
  • Those age 17 and above may complete Online-only in lieu of oiur Online (+) Field Course, but it is less fun

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.
  3. Pay your non-refundable $15 fee at Put your Class number, HE, and Name in the Payment Description. Your seat is NOT reserved until payment is received, or cash payment coordinated with the instructor.
  4. READ and comply witht he class information letter. You will not get in class without required documents.

You may go to: for detailed information on the TPWD website.

For other Hunter Education in other States, the NRA has several links at:

DO NOT register on this page. The dates below are for reference.

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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.