Traditional Hunter Education


Overview

The Traditional Hunter Education course consists of a minimum of 10 hours of classroom, homework, and field instruction. The Traditional Course is most often preferred by first-time hunters.

STOP All students are required to obtain a California Get Outdoors ID (GO ID) prior to registering for California Hunter Education courses. If you are a previous CDFW license holder (i.e. Fishing), your GO ID is printed on the license above your name.

Click here to get a GO ID. Click here for instructions.


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Classes are generally scheduled for 1-3 sessions. Students will receive training in firearms safety and handling, sportsmanship and ethics, wildlife management and conservation, archery, black powder, wildlife identification, game care, first aid, and survival. After a student has successfully completed the course of instruction and passed the final examination, they are awarded a Certificate of Completion.

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NOTICE: In an effort to protect public health and reduce overall spread of COVID-19, we have temporarily postponed all in-person Hunter Education classes. If you require certification before in-person classes resume, please take our online-only course at hunter-ed.com (no field day required). If you do not want to take the online course, please monitor this page for class availability. We thank you for your understanding.

September 2020

October 2020

  • Oct 3 Sat

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    Traditional Hunter Education

    Registration Open 145 of 150 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Mike Raahauge Shooting Enterprises Corona, CA 92880

    • Saturday, October 3, 2020 6:00am - 4:00pm
  • Oct 3 Sat

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    Traditional Hunter Education

    Registration Open 33 of 50 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Angeles Shooting Ranges Lake View Terrace, CA 91342

    • Saturday, October 3, 2020 8:00am - 5:00pm
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