Every hunter (including out-of-state hunters) born on or after Sept. 2, 1971, must successfully complete hunter education. Minimum age for certification is 9 years and cost is $15.
If you were born on or after September 2, 1971 and you are:
under 9 years of age, you must be accompanied*.
age 9 through 16, you must successfully complete hunter education, OR you must be accompanied.
age 17 and over, you must successfully complete hunter education; OR purchase a “Hunter Education Deferral,” and you must be accompanied
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 Classroom course or Online (+) Field Course.
Those age 17 and above may complete Online-only in lieu of in person course
Certification is good for life.
Texas certification is honored by other states and provinces requiring hunter education.
You must carry proof of certification or deferral on your person while hunting.
Proof of certification is NOT required to purchase a license.
All scheduled classes will happen
I can and will schedule a semi pvt class date For as few as 1.
Combine basic rifle and Texas Hunters Ed in 1 day. (extra fee for the basic rifle)
If you have the area for a skills trail, and classroom, I can travel to you. Local is no extra fee.