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Angler Education and Fly Fishing Instructor Certification Workshop
Sat, 9/14/2019 9:00am to 3:00pm
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Lake Lewisville Environmental Learning Area (LLELA
201 E Jones St.
, , 75057
United States (469)877-0695

Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor.

This free workshop, led by the Dallas Fly Fishers, is open to anyone 18 or older interested in learning and teaching fishing skills in their communities. 

We provide all equipment and materials for the workshop. After certification, the program provides the curriculum, equipment (where available), materials and support to help you successfully introduce others to fishing. Ideal for fishing clubs, teachers, scout or youth group leaders, Parks and Recreation center staff, after school or camp staff and community volunteers. TEA-approved CPE credit is available for teachers.

Although most of the workshop will take place indoors, wear comfortable clothing and footwear for outdoor activities. Please bring a sack lunch and a water bottle, preferably reusable, sunglasses and a hat. 

There is no charge for the class, but there may be a $5 gate entrance fee.

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. (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 registration, call or email the workshop leader with your TPWD Volunteer User ID, first and last name, and contact info. The workshop leader is Richard Johnson, TPWD Area Chief at rljgj@hotmail.com

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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