September 10, 2020 - A classroom Hunter Education is scheduled for Saturday, September 19, 2020 from 9am until 5pm in Timpson at the First Baptist Church, 715 N. Second Street. The course instructor is Shelby County Game Warden Samual Anderson.
Lunch will be provided. All students must bring a mask.
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. Pre-registration is required.
When you arrive at the course:
- Pay the fee to the instructor.
- 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 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.
For more information and to register for the course, click here.