Hunter safety courses (April)
March 15, 2016
Hunter safety Internet-completion courses offered in April
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering free hunter safety Internet-completion courses in six counties in April. (List follows.)
Students who have taken the online course and wish to complete the classroom portion must bring the online-completion report with them.
All firearms, ammunition and materials are provided free of charge. Students should bring a pen or pencil and paper. Children younger than 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Anyone born on or after June 1, 1975, must pass an approved hunter safety course and have a hunting license to hunt alone (unsupervised). The FWC course satisfies hunter-safety training requirements for all other states and Canadian provinces.
The locations and times are:
April 9 (8 a.m. until complete)
April 16 (8 a.m. to noon) Olustee
and (1 p.m. until compete) Lake City
April 14 (6 to 9 p.m.) and April 16 (8:30 a.m. until complete)
April 16 (8:30 a.m. until complete)
April 16 (8 a.m. until 5 p.m.)
April 7 (6 to 9 p.m.) Lake Butler
and April 9 (11 a.m. until complete) Gainesville
The specific locations for these classes will be given to those who register in advance. Those interested in attending a course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s regional office in Lake City at 386-758-0525.