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Angler and Fly Fishing Instructor Combo Training Workshop

9:00a to 4:00p
Sat, October 26, 2019

Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area
201 E Jones St
Lewisville, TX, Tx 75057

Richard Johnson, TPWD Volunteer Certified Instructor Trainer
(469) 877-0695

Become a TPWD Certified Angler and Fly Fishing Instructor

This free, immersive workshop is open to anyone 18 or older interested in teaching conventional fishing and fly fishing skills in their communities. The program provides the curriculum, equipment, materials and support to help volunteers successfully introduce youth and their families to fishing. Ideal for teachers, youth group leaders, afterschool or camp staff and community volunteers. TEA-approved CPE available for teachers. Participants should wear comfortable clothing for outdoor activities, wear hat, sunglasses and bring a sack lunch and a water bottle. 


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 (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 the workshop leader with your TPWD Volunteer User ID, first and last name, and contact info; and let them know if you are also interested in the Fly Fishing Certification.  The workshop leader is Richard Johnson, Dallas Fly Fishing Club and TPWD Certified Instructor/Trainer. Ph: 469-877-0695 

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