Home | Sitemap | Contact Us | Translate
2019 - 2020 TEA
Approved Industry Based Certifications
2018-2019 Certifications Offered
Basic Beef Cattle Production is a self-directed online course. The student will learn about best management practices in raising cattle.
Learners will study cattle genetics, animal breeding, ruminant nutrition, cattle selection, reproduction, USDA beef grading, carcass fabrication, branded beef programs, and factors impacting consumer acceptance of beef. Also, many of the current issues facing the beef industry will be addressed. Upon completion of the course materials and the final exam a certificate of completion will be provided to the student.
Every hunter (including out-of-state hunters) born on or after Sept. 2, 1971, must successfully complete hunter education. Minimum age for certification is 9 years and cost is $15.
If you were born on or after September 2, 1971 and you are:
Accompanied means: By a person who is at least 17, who is licensed to hunt in Texas, who has passed hunter education or is exempt (born before Sept. 2, 1971), and you must be within normal voice control. Proof of certification or deferral is required to be on your person while hunting. Note: Proof of certification is not required to purchase a hunting license.
Any person 17 years of age or older who has not completed hunter education may defer completion for up to one year. A deferral may only be obtained once and is only valid until the end of the current license year. You must be accompanied while hunting if you have a deferral. Note: The one-time Hunter Education Deferral is available at license vendors and costs $10. A person who has been convicted or has received deferred adjudication for violation of the mandatory hunter education requirement is prohibited from applying for a deferral.
The Basic Classroom Course is 6 hours of instruction, typically in schools/indoors, including some skill exercises, review and final exam. The Online + Field Course has two parts: 1) FREE ONLINE COURSE (TPWD or NRA) completed beforehand, and 2) Field Course - 4 hours minimum. There is also an Online-only Course that is restricted to persons that are 17 years of age or older. Online coursework varies from 2-4 hours depending on pre-knowledge, age, reading level and other factors.
The classroom and field courses provided by hunter education instructors cost $15. Note: Some instructors may charge additional fees associated with a shooting range or particular facility. The fee for the Online Course options is determined by the independent providers offering such training.
Yes, you can fail the course because of unsatisfactory knowledge, skill or attitude as evaluated by your instructor. The minimum score on the final exam is 75 percent. However, if you achieve a higher score, but are determined to lack safe skills in live-firing or field exercises, or as a result of classroom disruptions, attitude, or incomplete attendance, you may fail the course.
No, In Texas you are not required to show your certification when you purchase a license, but proof of certification or "deferral" is required to be on your person while hunting. # on license, printed HE certification card and certification card/bar code captured on your mobile phone serve as satisfactory proof of hunter education, but only in Texas. Other states may have different requirements; so be sure to carry a HE certification card.
Additional bowhunter education courses are available. This does not replace hunter education. Texas hunters who fall in the required age classes must complete Hunter Education regardless of the type of sporting arm used or species hunted. Bowhunter Education is mandatory in some states and provinces. Bowhunter education is a two-day course.
Military/Law Enforcement Exemptions
Except as required by federal or local jurisdictions and/or private landowners, the following persons are exempt from requirements to complete a hunter education course to hunt in Texas:
Yes, some of the safety training may be similar; however, Hunter Education includes many topics that are not part of handgun education. There are no exemptions from this requirement.
No, Texas recognizes Hunter Education certificates from all other states and provinces. You will need to carry a proof of that certification on your person while hunting in Texas. We cannot duplicate Hunter Education certification from other states and provinces, you will need to contact the agency that regulates Hunter Education in that state.
Yes, all states and provinces requiring hunter education recognize your Texas certification. You must carry your certification card with you as proof.
S/P2 Automotive includes training programs specifically designed for automotive service students as well as collision repair and refinish students. Make sure your students know about the hazards of the shop environment–before they enter the workplace. S/P2 has student safety awareness covered.
S/P2’s award-winning online training gives your students the awareness they need to recognize the hazards around them, as well as providing training on skills that are desirable to employers. S/P2 Automotive includes additional personal and professional development courses to help your students find and retain successful careers in the automotive industry, including building a resume and interview skills.
S/P2 Automotive includes the following courses:
A career in the cosmetology industry can be fun and rewarding, but students must be ready to handle hazardous chemicals and learn about infections that can harm themselves and others. This online training course empowers students to be in charge of their own safety by recognizing the hazards of the salon environment.
S/P2’s online training gives your students the awareness they need to recognize the safety and sanitation issues around them, as well as providing training on skills that are desirable to employers. S/P2 Cosmetology includes additional personal and professional development courses to help your students find and retain successful careers in the cosmetology industry, including building a resume and interview skills.
S/P2 Cosmetology includes the following courses:
The S/P2 Welding course educates students on the potential hazards and pitfalls specific to the practice of welding. Before they enter the shop, make sure they understand safety fundamentals. From Safety Data Sheets to proper personal protective equipment to understanding the dangers of welding gases, S/P2 has student safety awareness covered.
S/P2’s online training gives your students the awareness they need to recognize the hazards around them, as well as providing training on skills that are desirable to employers. S/P2 Welding includes additional personal and professional development courses to help your students find and retain successful careers in the welding industry, including building a resume and interview skills.
S/P2 Welding includes the following courses:
Get In Touch
Copyright © 2016 - Dickinson Independent School District
powered by ezTaskTitanium TM