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This is the instructional course you must complete in order to legally carry a handgun in Texas. The course includes 4 hours of classroom instruction, approximately 1 hour on the shooting range and all class materials. Private classes for families, clubs, businesses, civic and church groups of 6 or more students are available by appointment.

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*  Regularly Scheduled Public Class - $95 at WNS facilities. 

 *  Individual Private Class - $225 at WNS facilities or $300 at Student's choice of location within 100 miles of Boerne, Texas. 

 *  Special Group Rate - $80 per person at WNS facilities; $125 per person at Group's choice of locations within 100 miles of Boerne, Texas.   



Two and one half hour course offered for the novice gun owner with little or no experience shooting a handgun. This is a highly recommended prerequisite class for those who want to obtain their LTC. 1-hour classroom and 1 1/2-hours range instruction.  Course fee is $80.


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Physical and Mobility Issues: All students with physical or mobility issues will be accommodated both in the classroom and on the shooting range. If you require any special accommodations or assistance please make them known when you register for the courses.

Deaf and Hearing Impaired: Deaf and hearing impaired students are invited to attend regular classes and may bring with them a qualified person to assist them during instruction. There will not be an ASL qualified person assisting the course instructor during the regularly scheduled classes. However, upon a request from six or more deaf and / or hearing impaired students, a special course for the hearing impaired will be conducted with a qualified ASL assistant.



Every person born after September 2, 1971 has to complete the Texas Parks & Wildlife (TPW) Hunter Education Course to legally hunt in the State of Texas.  We offer both the 2 day course and the one day on-line course.  Either of these courses will satisfy your education requirement.  The cost of these courses is just $15 per student.  This is the best $15 you will ever spend.  See the class schedule under the COURSES Tab. 
All hunter education instructors are International Hunter Education Association certified Instructors.  The Hunter Education Certificate that you receive upon completion of this course is valid in all 50 States, most South American and African countries,  as well as Australia and New Zealand. 


1. All courses will require a $25 deposit for individual students and $125 deposit for groups to be paid when the student registers for the class. Payments may be cash, personal check (*), credit card or PayPal (**).

2. CASH is prefered when paying unpaid balance of course fee during class. 

3. Any returned personal checks will be charged a $25 "returned-check fee" in addition to the original amount of the check.

4. Cancellation Refund Policy:

 If you fail to attend the class without giving notification at least 24 hours prior to the start of  the scheduled class or you are removed from the class or gun range for disruption or safety violations – NO REFUNDS of any deposits or fees will be paid.

Those who pay for the course in full prior to the class beginning will be given a "Cancellation Refund" as follows if student notifies the instructor by email or telephone:

a. Three days before the scheduled class – 100% refund less $25 deposit;
b. Two days before the scheduled class – 75% refund less $25 deposit; or...
c. One day before the scheduled class – 50% refund less $25 deposit.

All retained deposits will be applied to any future class the cancelling student attends.

5. If the course is canceled by the instructor, each student will receive the option:

a. To receive a 100% refund of fees paid; or...
b. Have the fees applied to a future course of the student's choice.

(*) All refunds on personal checks will be made after check clears the bank.
(**) All PayPal payment refunds may take up to 7 business days to process.



1. Student information will not be given to anyone EXCEPT by written permission of the student, as required by law or a Court Order.

2. Your name and email address will not be sold or shared with anyone unless the student gives specific written permission to do so.

3. Any emails to students will be individually addressed.

4. Student records will be retained and preserved for 3 1/2 years and then the records will be destroyed.


Class Information and Registration Contact:
Dan Griffin
Texas Parks & Wildlife Hunter Education Instructor
Texas DPS Trained LTC Instructor
Basic Archery Instructor
Boerne, Texas 78006

Texas Hunter Safety Classes, Texas License to Carry (LTC) Courses held in Boerne, Texas.
Classes convenient to residents of Bandera, Bexar, Kendall, Kerr, Gillespie, Comal and Guadalupe Counties,
and North San Antonio, Comfort, Kerrville, Fredericksburg, Bulverde, Fair Oaks Ranch and The Dominion


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