Vermont Trapper Education Course


Before taking the Trapper Education course, students must first complete the prerequisite online course or have a completed manual & workbook. Trapper Education students are required to bring the online course completion certificate, or a completed workbook when they come to class.

Would-be trappers must successfully complete the Trapper Education course in order to purchase their trapping license. All courses, reading materials, and exams are written at a 6th grade reading level.

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Courses are available year-round, but our peak season is August through October. If you fail to find a course that meets your needs, check back frequently. This site is updated as new courses are scheduled.

All courses are led by certified volunteer instructors, all are free, including materials.

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October 2019

  • Oct 27 Sun

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    Vermont Trapper Education Course

    Registration Open 58 of 75 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    LINWOOD SMITH'S ARCHERY SHOP St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

    • Sunday, October 27, 2019 8:00am - 4:00pm