The Rhode Island In-Person Exam

In order to complete the Rhode Island hunter education requirements, you must pass both the online and In-Person Exam portions of the hunter education course.

Important In-Person Exam Information

Locating and Signing Up for the In-Person Exam

After passing the online portion of Rhode Island Division of Fish & Wildlife hunter education course, you will need to locate and sign up for the required In-Person Exam.

To locate and sign up for the In-Person Exam in your area, go to http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/bnatres/fishwild/huntered/h_courses.htm.

Warning! Passing the online course does not guarantee you a spot at the In-Person Exam.

What To Expect at the In-Person Exam

At the In-Person Exam you must successfully complete an exam administered by the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, Division of Fish & Wildlife. The exam covers topics presented in the Rhode Island Hunting and Trapping Abstract.

Important To successfully pass the In-Person Exam, you will need to prepare for the exam by reading the Rhode Island Hunting and Trapping Abstract..

Hunter Education Documents

Course Completion Certificate
The Rhode Island Course Completion Certificate is proof that you have successfully completed the online portion of your hunter education requirement. Students must present the Course Completion Certificate at the In-Person Exam to gain admittance.

Rhode Island Hunter Education Certificate
The Rhode Island Hunter Education Certificate is proof that you have successfully completed all the hunter education requirements and can legally hunt in the state of Rhode Island. You will receive the Hunter Education Certificate from Rhode Island Division of Fish & Wildlife after successfully completing the In-Person Exam.

Replacement

If you have already received the Hunter Education Certificate and need a replacement certificate, you can contact Rhode Island Division of Fish & Wildlife at http://www.dem.ri.gov/.

To replace a lost or destroyed Course Completion Certificate, log in to the course and print a new one.