Boater Education

Classes by City

Please let us know if you need special accommodation, if possible at least two weeks prior to the course date. *Please take note of the Special Instructions for Hearing Impaired below.

Student Classes

All classes are a minimum of six hours.

Student Classes (70)
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014
CityScheduled DateTimePhoneNote
ATHENS Sat May 10, 2014 9:00 AM (903) 946-3280 (Class Reservation Required at Freshwater Fisheries)
ATHENS Sat Jun 14, 2014 9:00 AM (903) 946-3280 (Class Reservation Required at Freshwater Fisheries)
ATHENS Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:00 AM (903) 946-3280 (Class Reservation Required at Freshwater Fisheries)
CARTHAGE Sat Jun 21, 2014 8:00 AM (903) 693-1192 (Panola Jr College; Contact Whitney Edens - wedens@panola.edu)
CONROE Sat Apr 26, 2014 8:00 AM (979) 324-4344 (SJRA 1577 Dam Stie Rd; pcatala1@gmail.com)
CONROE Sat May 3, 2014 9:00 AM (281) 993-4288 (Registration Required - uspshouston.org/basic-boating-class)
CONROE Sat May 10, 2014 8:00 AM (979) 324-4344 (Coast Guard Auxiliary @ 14336 HWY 105 West; pcatala1@gmail.c)
CONROE Sat Jun 7, 2014 9:00 AM (281) 993-4288 (Registration Required - uspshouston.org/basic-boating-class)
CONROE Sat Jun 14, 2014 8:00 AM (936) 697-3442 (Coast Guard Auxiliary @ 14336 HWY 105 West; jay.schmidt@yaho)
CONROE Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:00 AM (936) 697-3442 (Coast Guard Auxiliary @ 14336 HWY 105 West; jay.schmidt@yaho)
CONROE Sat Aug 9, 2014 8:00 AM (979) 324-4344 (Coast Guard Auxiliary@ 14336 HWY 105 West; pcatala1@gmail.co)
CONROE Sat Sep 13, 2014 8:00 AM (979) 324-4344 (Coast Guard Auxiliary @ 14336 HWY 105 West; pcatala1@gmail.c)
CORPUS CHRISTI Sat May 17, 2014 8:00 AM (361) 949-3050 (Pre-Registration Required; Padre Balli Park/Bob Hall Admin B)
CORSICANA Sat Apr 26, 2014 9:00 AM (903) 946-3280 (Class Reservation Required @ GANDER MOUNTAIN)
DICKINSON Sat May 24, 2014 10:00 AM (281) 534-0125 (COASTAL FISHERIES)
EL PASO Sat Jun 7, 2014 9:00 AM (915) 637-5225 (Or call 915.594.0159)
GARLAND Sat Apr 19, 2014 9:00 AM (972) 978-9804 (Bass Pro - Lake Ray Hubbard/$40 fee; joseph.miller3@verizon.)
GARLAND Sat May 17, 2014 9:00 AM (972) 978-9804 (Bass Pro - Lake Ray Hubbard/$40 fee; joseph.miller3@verizon.)
GARLAND Sat Jun 21, 2014 9:00 AM (972) 978-9804 (Bass Pro - Lake Ray Hubbard/$40 fee; joseph.miller3@verizon.)
GARLAND Sat Jul 19, 2014 9:00 AM (972) 978-9804 (Bass Pro - Lake Ray Hubbard/$40 fee; joseph.miller3@verizon.)
GARLAND Sat Aug 16, 2014 9:00 AM (972) 978-9804 (Bass Pro - Lake Ray Hubbard/$40 fee; joseph.miller3@verizon.)
GARLAND Sat Sep 20, 2014 9:00 AM (972) 978-9804 (Bass Pro - Lake Ray Hubbard/$40 fee; joseph.miller3@verizon.)
GRAPEVINE Sat Apr 26, 2014 8:00 AM (817) 277-2995 (Must Pre-register with Lisa Beal by phone or lisabeal@hotmai)
GRAPEVINE Sat Jun 14, 2014 8:00 AM (817) 277-2995 (Must Pre-register with Lisa Beal by phone or lisabeal@hotmai)
GRAPEVINE Sat Aug 23, 2014 8:00 AM (817) 277-2995 (Must Pre-register with Lisa Beal by phone or lisabeal@hotmai)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu May 1, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu May 15, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Jun 5, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Jun 19, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Jul 3, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Jul 17, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Aug 7, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Aug 21, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Sep 4, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Sep 18, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Oct 2, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HARKER HEIGHTS Thu Oct 16, 2014 5:00 PM (254) 698-1809 (Registration Required; Harker Heights United Methodist Churc)
HOUSTON Sat Apr 19, 2014 8:30 AM (281) 993-4288 (Registration Required - uspshouston.org/basic-boating-class)
HOUSTON Sat May 17, 2014 8:30 AM (281) 993-4288 (Registration Required - uspshouston.org/basic-boating-class)
HOUSTON Sat Jun 21, 2014 8:00 AM (713) 351-8202 (3131 Eastside - 5th Floor; $35 (lunch included); fsteves@myr)
HOUSTON Sat Jun 21, 2014 8:30 AM (281) 993-4288 (Registration Required - uspshouston.org/basic-boating-class)
HOUSTON Sat Aug 9, 2014 8:00 AM (713) 351-8202 (3131 Eastside - 5th Floor; $35 (lunch included); fsteves@myr)
LEWISVILLE Sat Apr 19, 2014 8:45 AM (972) 394-8796 (USPS ABC COURSE)
LEWISVILLE Sat May 17, 2014 8:45 AM (972) 394-8796 (USPS ABC COURSE)
LONGVIEW Sat May 31, 2014 8:00 AM (903) 643-3933 (Must Call to Pre-register; Cherokee Lake (CWC) Admin Bldg)
ORANGE Sat Apr 19, 2014 8:30 AM (409) 579-3563 (Orangefield Fire Department)
ORANGE Sat May 17, 2014 8:30 AM (409) 579-3563 (Orangefield Fire Department)
ORANGE Sat Jun 21, 2014 8:30 AM (409) 579-3563 (Orangefield Fire Department)
ORANGE Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:30 AM (409) 579-3563 (Orangefield Fire Department)
ORANGE Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:30 AM (409) 579-3563 (Orangefield Fire Department)
ORANGE Sat Sep 20, 2014 8:30 AM (409) 579-3563 (Orangefield Fire Department)
PEARLAND Sat May 3, 2014 10:00 AM (281) 534-0125  
PEARLAND Sat May 17, 2014 10:00 AM (281) 534-0125  
SAN ANTONIO Sat May 24, 2014 9:30 AM (830) 980-4211 (Bass Pro Shop @ 17907 W IH 10 - Dian Clamp)
SAN ANTONIO Sat Jun 28, 2014 9:00 AM (830) 980-4211 (Lender Protective Services @ 11314 Sir Winston St - Dian Cla)
SAN ANTONIO Sat Aug 30, 2014 9:00 AM (830) 980-4211 (Bulverde Fire Station @ 23103 Bulverde Rd - Dian Clamp)
SEABROOK Sat May 10, 2014 8:00 AM (713) 351-8286 (Volunteer Fire Station,1850 E Meyers Ave; $35(includes lunch)
SEABROOK Sat Jul 12, 2014 8:00 AM (713) 351-8286 (Volunteer Fire Station,1850 E Meyers Ave; $35(includes lunch)
SEABROOK Sat Sep 13, 2014 8:00 AM (713) 351-8286 (Volunteer Fire Station,1850 E Meyers Ave; $35(includes lunch)
TOOL Sat May 3, 2014 8:30 AM (903) 432-3937 (COST $35 PER PERSON @USCGA FLOTILLA HQ-1908 ISLAND CIRCLE )
TOOL Sat Jun 7, 2014 8:30 AM (903) 432-3937 (COST $35 PER PERSON @USCGA FLOTILLA HQ-1908 ISLAND CIRCLE )
TOOL Sat Jul 5, 2014 8:30 AM (903) 432-3937 (COST $35 PER PERSON @USCGA FLOTILLA HQ-1908 ISLAND CIRCLE )
TOOL Sat Aug 2, 2014 8:30 AM (903) 432-3937 (COST $35 PER PERSON @USCGA FLOTILLA HQ-1908 ISLAND CIRCLE )
TOOL Sat Sep 6, 2014 8:30 AM (903) 432-3937 (COST $35 PER PERSON @USCGA FLOTILLA HQ-1908 ISLAND CIRCLE )
VICTORIA Sat Apr 19, 2014 8:30 AM (361) 575-8600  
VICTORIA Sat May 24, 2014 8:30 AM (361) 575-8600  
VICTORIA Sat Jun 21, 2014 8:30 AM (361) 575-8600  
VICTORIA Sat Jul 19, 2014 8:30 AM (361) 575-8600  
VICTORIA Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:30 AM (361) 575-8600  
VICTORIA Sat Sep 20, 2014 8:30 AM (361) 575-8600  
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014

Student Classes in Spanish

Student Classes in Spanish (0)
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014
No Classes Scheduled
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014

Student Classes for the Hearing Impaired

Please select a course from the general listing and contact the instructor to request an ASL interpreter. TPWD requires a minimum of four weeks notice to contract an ASL interpreter for the course. If TPWD contracts an interpreter and the student is unable to attend, the student must give 24 hours advance notice.

Student Classes for the Hearing Impaired (0)
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014
No Classes Scheduled
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014

Instructor Classes

Instructor Classes (3)
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014
CityScheduled DateTimePhoneNote
DICKINSON Thu Apr 24, 2014 6:00 PM (281) 534-0125 (COASTAL FISHERIES)
DICKINSON Fri May 16, 2014 6:00 PM (281) 534-0125 (COASTAL FISHERIES)
DICKINSON Fri May 23, 2014 6:00 PM (281) 534-0125 (COASTAL FISHERIES)
Updated 1:03 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014

 

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