Date(s): May 05 - 06, 2018
Hours: 8:00 AM
Event: Spring Hunter Education/Safety Class
Indiana Hunter Education Courses will provide instruction in the areas of safe firearm use and handling while hunting, as well as in the home, hunter ethics and responsibility, game identification, and conservation management. Anyone born after December 31, 1986 is required to be certified in Hunter Education before they can purchase a hunting license.
Hunter Education classes are offered by knowledgeable and dedicated volunteer instructors and Indiana Conservation Officers.
The Classroom Course must include a minimum of 10 hours of instruction. Most classes offered are 1 to 3 sessions. In order to be certified, students must attend the entire class including all sessions.
The 2017 Spring Hunter Education classes were held on May 6th and 7th. There were a total of 18 youth who participated. Jim and Phyllis Keckler represented Chapter 182 and handled all arrangements for the event, including preparing lunch for the Saturday session. Conservation Officer Bryan Beneke provided the instruction. Thanks to Jim and Phyllis and Officer Beneke for your efforts in this very important program.