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Hunter Education - Traditional Course
Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Events Results Pending 35 of 50 seats remaining



10840 Chicago Dr, Zeeland, MI 49464


Date & Times:
Mar 21, 2023 5:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Mar 22, 2023 5:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Mar 26, 2023 10:00AM - 4:00PM EDT

About this Event:

This is a free, traditional class taught in person with a field day included. No online certification required to attend. Students will receive a study book on 1st day to follow along and study from, first two classes are held inside and 3rd is an outdoor field day ending with a multiple choice test. Please dress appropriately for the weather.


Organized by:

Marc Shankel

Required Files:

Cancellation Policies:

If you are no longer planning on attending this class, please cancel your registration so that those on the waiting list will have a chance to attend.

Event Policies:

Minimum Age Policies:

There are no minimum age policies

Maximum Age Policies:

There are no maximum age policies


About the Program


The main purpose of the hunter education course is to train safe, legal and responsible hunters. Topics covered include understanding wildlife management, wildlife identification, ethics, laws and regulations, and firearms safety and handling.
In order to purchase a hunting license in Michigan, an individual born on or after January 1, 1960, is required to successfully complete an approved hunter education course. Michigan’s traditional hunter education course is taught by a dedicated core of certified volunteer instructors and Michigan conservation officers.

About the Class:
  • In person, traditional classroom setting including hands on training.
  • Minimum of 10 hours over a minimum of two days.
  • Written test (80% or better to pass) and practice assessment (pass/fail).
  • Maximum $10 fee.
  • No minimum age requirement; however, students under 10 years of age shall be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or other adult approved by parent or legal guardian.