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Angler Education With Optional Fly Fishing Instructor Training Workshop

10:00a to 6:00p
Wed, December 18, 2019
Keira Quam
(469) 644-2705

Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education and Fly Fishing Instructor.

This free workshop is open to anyone 18 or older interested in teaching fishing skills in their communities. 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, afterschool or camp staff and community volunteers. TEA-approved CPE credit is available for teachers. Participants should wear comfortable clothing for outdoor activities, wear a hat, sunglasses, bring a sack lunch and a water bottle, preferably reusable. 

Optional Fly Fishing Certification: For those with some fly fishing experience. Fly fishing skills will be covered after the end of the conventional fishing workshop. Please bring your fly fishing rod.

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: To complete your registration, call or email the workshop leader with your TPWD Volunteer User ID, first and last name, and the workshop date. The workshop leader is Keira Quam, TPWD Angler Education Training Specialist.

If you have any questions or need assistance with your volunteer profile, please contact the TPWD Angler Education Program at 512-389-8183 or education@tpwd.texas.gov

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