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Important Information

Locating and Signing Up for the

If you were born after , you will need to locate and sign up for the required after passing the online portion of the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks hunter education course.

Locate and sign up for the in your area. If you have any questions about the requirement, please call 406-444-9948.

Important! Bring a picture ID and your Hunter Education Certificate to the as proof of having completed the online course.

Warning! Passing the online course does not guarantee you a spot at the .

What to Expect at the

This is 4–6 hours, depending on the number of students attending and will include:

  • a classroom session
  • outdoor shooting
  • blood trailing
  • demonstrations of tree stand safety
  • survival skills

Most of the classroom topics will pertain to Montana-specific regulations and issues that are not covered in this online course. Be sure to have proper clothing for the outdoor sessions.

After attending and passing the portion of the Hunting education requirement, you will receive your Hunter Education Certificate.

Get Certified Online!

Take this Montana–approved course to complete your online hunter safety education.

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