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Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

10:30a to 2:30p
Sat, May 04, 2019

Bass Pro Shops - Pearland, TX.
1000 Bass Pro Drive
Pearland, Tx 77047

Greg Akins
(713) 201-8110

Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor

This free workshop is open to anyone 18 or older interested in teaching fishing skills in their communities. No fishing experience and equipment needed. The 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, after-school or camp staff and community volunteers. TEA-approved CPE available for teachers. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and footwear for workshop activities; and bring a sack lunch or plan to purchase lunch from the cafe. 

Pre-registration is required BEFORE the workshop:

Step 1: Use your phone, iPad or computer to register for the TPWD “Angler Education Instructor Training Pending – statewide” Opportunity at https://bit.ly/2GZPGa6 (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. All fields must be completed including your date of birth and Driver’s License number.

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

Step 2: Call or email the workshop leader with your TPWD Volunteer User ID, first and last name, and contact info. Additionally, if you have questions or need assistance with your TPWD profile. The workshop leader is Greg Akins, TPWD Angler Education Training Specialist at greg.akins@tpwd.texas.gov or (713) 201-8110

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