California Hunter Safety
Course and Exam
- Official course of the California
Department of Fish and Game
- Convenient, self-paced home study—for free!
- Take the $15 exam. Passing it is proof of home
study, and lets you skip the classroom portion of
your hunting safety training.
California Hunting License
The State of California requires all new hunters, regardless
of age, to successfully complete a
hunter education course before they can purchase
a hunting license.
Students have two study options: the normal classroom
course (which consumes 10 to 15 hours) or a home
study option. Upon passing the online Pre-Certification
Exam, you can sign up for a four-hour class during
which you will review significant course material,
take a written examination, and upon passing the examination,
receive a voucher of completing home study.
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