Bowhunter Certification: Instructor-led
This course will provide instruction in the areas of: bowhunting law and ethics, bowhunting skills, wildlife identification, and management and conservation.
Bowhunter Education Certification Cards
Bowhunter Education Certification cards will be awarded to students upon successful completion of the course, which includes attending all class sessions, passing the field exercises and a written test.
Who needs Hunter Education?
To buy an archery permit, all bowhunters must possess a valid hunting license and show proof they have completed an approved bowhunter education course OR show evidence of having been licensed for an archer-only hunt in Idaho or another state, or complete an affidavit to that effect.
- Recommended for students ages 9 to adult.
- A parent must check in students under age 18.
Individuals with disabilities may request reasonable accommodations by contacting the Idaho Department of Fish and Game hunter education coordinators at fish and game offices or the State Hunter Education Coordinators office at 208-287-2872. Please allow a minimum of 30 days advanced notice for the Department to arrange a course and requested accommodations. Individuals can connect with the Idaho Relay Service or TDD at 1-800-368-6185.
If you do not see a class available in your area, please check back regularly as classes are posted frequently. For more instructor-led class options, visit our class menu at https://register-ed.com/programs/idaho.
When registering, please make sure to provide an email and emergency contact. We will use this to contact you should we need to cancel or change an event at the last minute. Please note that emails will come from register-ed.com.
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