Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Hide Alert Show Alert

Stay up-to-date on operations adjustments and temporary closure of TPWD offices, state parks, recreation facilities and water access points due to COVID-19. Please follow guidance from local authorities, Governor Greg Abbott and the Texas Department of State Health Services.

See Temporary Closures and Adjustments Boat Registration Office Status State Parks Alert Map
Calendar of Events
Share Event: Facebook

Angler Education Instructor Training Two-Part Workshop

6:00p to 8:30p
Wed, October 16, 2019

Asian American Resource Center
8401 Cameron Rd
Austin, Tx 78754

Adam Comer, TPWD Aquatic Education Training Specialist
(512) 389-4472

Become a Texas Parks and Wildlife Certified Angler Education Instructor

Participants must attend both workshop sessions. Session One is Wednesday, 10/16/2019 from 6pm to 8:30pm,  and Session Two is Wednesday, 10/23/2019 from 6pm to 8:30pm.

Pre-registration is required BEFORE the workshop and space is limited to 20. See pre-registration instructions below.

This free workshop is open to anyone 18 or older interested in learning and/or teaching fishing skills in their communities. No fishing experience or equipment needed. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Angler Education Program provides the curriculum, equipment (where available), materials and support to help volunteers successfully introduce youth and their families to fishing. Ideal for teachers, scout or youth group leaders, afterschool or camp staff and community volunteers. TEA-approved CPE credit available for teachers.

Pre-registration instructions - All steps must be completed to sign up.  

Step 1: Use a phone, tablet or computer and visit the link: Register for the TPWD “Angler Education Instructor Training Pending – statewide” Opportunity. Select the blue Sign-Up button

For new TPWD volunteers: click on the blue “Apply to become a volunteer” link at the bottom and follow the prompts to create a volunteer profile. Please remember to authorize and complete the Criminal Background Check section. Date of birth and Driver’s License number must be completed. 


For current TPWD volunteers: Enter your TPWD User ID and password and click on the blue  “Log In” button

Step 2: To complete registration, call or email the workshop leader with your TPWD Volunteer User ID, first and last name, and contact info. The workshop leader is Adam Comer at or (512) 389-4472


More information about this event…