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Overview

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.

Additional Information

Description

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.
Managed & Approved by:

Michigan Department of Natural Resources


Search Results

Oct 2022

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Full Event with Waitlist

Location:

Eaton County Sheriff's Office
1025 Independence Blvd.
Charlotte, MI 48813
Date & Times:
Oct 10, 2022 6:00PM - 9:30PM EDT
Oct 11, 2022 6:00PM - 9:30PM EDT
Oct 13, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Troy S Gardner

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 25 of 30 seats remaining

Location:

Engadine Consolidated Schools
W13920 Melville St
Engadine, MI 49827
Date & Times:
Oct 18, 2022 3:15PM - 5:30PM EDT
Oct 19, 2022 3:15PM - 5:30PM EDT
Oct 20, 2022 3:15PM - 5:30PM EDT
Oct 23, 2022 12:00PM - 4:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Justin Vinson

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 19 of 25 seats remaining

Location:

Tahquamenon Area Schools
700 Newberry Ave
Newberry, MI 49868
Date & Times:
Oct 18, 2022 3:15PM - 5:30PM EDT
Oct 19, 2022 3:15PM - 5:30PM EDT
Oct 20, 2022 3:15PM - 5:00PM EDT
Oct 23, 2022 12:00PM - 4:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Michael . Evink

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Full Event with Waitlist 2 seats remaining on waitlist

Location:

Berkley Community Center
2400 Robina Ave
Berkley, MI 48072
Date & Times:
Oct 18, 2022 7:00PM - 10:00PM EDT
Oct 20, 2022 7:00PM - 10:00PM EDT
Oct 25, 2022 7:00PM - 10:00PM EDT
Oct 27, 2022 6:00PM - 10:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Thomas W Kuhn

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 51 of 75 seats remaining

Location:

Western Michigan Rifle & Pistol Club
2116 W Lincoln Ave
Ionia, MI 48846
Date & Times:
Oct 19, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 20, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 22, 2022 8:00AM - 12:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Fredrick D Straubel

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 7 of 40 seats remaining

Location:

Oakland County Sheriff's Office
1200 N Telegraph
Bldg 57W
Pontiac, MI 48341
Date & Times:
Oct 20, 2022 5:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 22, 2022 8:00AM - 3:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Larry P Crake

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 10 of 49 seats remaining

Location:

Hillman Sportsmen's Club
18420 County Rd 451
Hillman, MI 49746
Date & Times:
Oct 24, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 25, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 26, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 27, 2022 6:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 29, 2022 10:00AM - 3:00PM EDT

Taught by:

David T Cloft

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 29 of 40 seats remaining

Location:

Oakland County Sheriff's Office
1200 N Telegraph
Bldg 57W
Pontiac, MI 48341
Date & Times:
Oct 27, 2022 5:00PM - 9:00PM EDT
Oct 29, 2022 8:00AM - 3:00PM EDT

Taught by:

Larry P Crake

Nov 2022

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 49 of 49 seats remaining

Location:

Pigeon Event Center
311 South Main Street
Pigeon, MI 48755
Date & Times:
Nov 11, 2022 4:00PM - 8:00PM EST
Nov 12, 2022 8:00AM - 4:00PM EST

Taught by:

David R Gilbert

Hunter Education - Traditional Course

Registration Open 16 of 18 seats remaining

Location:

Lac Vieux Desert Police Department
E23924 Pow Wow Trail
Watersmeet, MI 49969
Date & Times:
Nov 19, 2022 9:00AM - 3:00PM EST
Nov 20, 2022 9:00AM - 3:00PM EST

Taught by:

Jason David Higgins