Hunter Education Program


Overview

The Hunter Education Program provides free classes taught by volunteer instructors and Natural Resources Police Officers. Topics include: gun safety, wildlife management, ethics, survival/first aid, game identification, and how to hunt safely.

You will enjoy listening to volunteer instructors and Natural Resources Police Officers pass on their expertise and hunting experiences, talking with your fellow hunters during class breaks, and getting familiar with the total hunting experience. Extra help is available for those who may need it.

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Who is required to complete hunter education in West Virginia?

According to West Virginia law, all hunters who were born on or after January 1, 1975, must complete hunter education certification in order to acquire a hunting license in West Virginia.

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February 2020

  • Feb 18 Tue

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    Traditional Class

    Registration Open 36 of 50 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Summers County middle School Hinton, WV 25951

  • Feb 24 Mon

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    Traditional Class

    Registration Open 50 of 50 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Shady Spring Middle School Shady Spring, WV 25918

    • Monday, February 24, 2020 2:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Feb 25 Tue

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    Traditional Class

    Registration Open 50 of 50 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Shady Spring Middle School Shady Spring, WV 25918

    • Tuesday, February 25, 2020 2:30pm - 6:00pm
  • Feb 26 Wed

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    Traditional Class

    Registration Open 50 of 50 seats remaining

    Location & Schedule

    Shady Spring Middle School Shady Spring, WV 25918

    • Wednesday, February 26, 2020 2:30pm - 5:30pm

March 2020

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