17599 Lariat Lane, College Station, TX 77845

979-473-9034 info@texastheia.org


Welcome to Texas Hunter Education Instructors Association.


Texas Hunter Education Instructors Association’s mission is to support Hunter Education and the Hunter Education Instructor.

THEIA has two forms of membership:

Voting Members

Voting Members have a choice of renewing annually or becoming a life member.
The requirements to be a voting member are outlined in the bylaws and are defined as;

To be eligible for election to voting membership, the individual must be an active Hunter Education Instructor certified by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and be a member in good standing in THEIA.

Current dues for Voting Member are:

  • Newly certified Instructor – first year complimentary of THEIA/TPWD
  • Annual renewal – $10.00
  • Lifetime Membership – $125.00

Associate Members

Associate Members are members the same as Voting Members with the exception that an Associate Member may not vote in THEIA Elections or vote on THEIA policy.

Associate membership shall be open to any reasonable person who applies to THEIA for membership with an interest in promoting THEIA’s goals, including Assistant Hunter Ed Instructors.

Current dues for Associate Member

  • Assistant TPWD Hunter Education Instructor – $5.00
  • All Others – Annual renewal – $25.00

New Members Application

NOTE: Currently our new membership form is only available as a download in Adobe PDF format as we are not equipped to accept payment online at this time.

THEIA Member Update Form
If you are all ready a member of THEIA and need to update your information please use this form.