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Overview

This course is a combination of the traditional hunter education and the traditional bow hunter education courses. Students will receive both hunter education certification and bow hunter education certification. The main purpose of the combination course is to provide a convenient option for students wanting both courses. Topics covered include understanding wildlife management, wildlife identification, ethics, laws and regulations, firearms safety and handling, bow hunting techniques, archery equipment, and tree stand safety. 

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 combination 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 16 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

Aug 2024

Combination Course (Hunter Education Traditional and Bow Hunter Education) - Traditional Course

Registration Open 26 of 30 seats remaining

Location:

Oakland County Sportsmen's Club
4770 Waterford Rd
Clarkston, MI 48346
Date & Times:
Aug 01, 2024 6:30PM - 7:30PM EST
Aug 05, 2024 6:30PM - 9:00PM EST
Aug 06, 2024 6:30PM - 8:30PM EST
Aug 07, 2024 6:30PM - 8:30PM EST
Aug 08, 2024 6:30PM - 9:00PM EST
Aug 10, 2024 9:00AM - 3:00PM EST

Taught by:

Shawn B Shilling

Combination Course (Hunter Education Traditional and Bow Hunter Education) - Traditional Course

Registration Open 22 of 50 seats remaining

Location:

Looking Glass River Sportsman Club
8855 Woodbury Rd
Laingsburg, MI 48848
Date & Times:
Aug 03, 2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM EST
Aug 04, 2024 9:00AM - 5:00PM EST

Taught by:

Larry A Glick

Sep 2024

Combination Course (Hunter Education Traditional and Bow Hunter Education) - Traditional Course

Registration Open 94 of 100 seats remaining

Location:

St. Anne's Catholic Church Hall
110 South State Street
Harrisville, MI 48740
Date & Times:
Sep 07, 2024 8:00AM - 5:00PM EST
Sep 08, 2024 8:00AM - 5:00PM EST

Taught by:

Colleen M Higgins