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Official South Carolina Hunter Safety Course

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

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Do you need South Carolina Hunting education?

Anyone born after June 30, 1979, needs education to buy a South Carolina hunting license.

Get hunter certified in 3 steps.

  1. Study and pass the $24.50 online course.

  2. Print your online course completion document.

  3. Get ready to go hunting!

South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Requirements

You must be at least 12 years old to take this online course.

You must be a resident of South Carolina to take the online course.


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What to Expect From Hunter Ed

Live‐Action, High‐Definition Videos

Our course videos feature a combination of professional educators (who double as professional actors), entertaining storylines, and up‐to‐date scenarios that give you one of the most effective ways to learn safe hunting practices.

Watch this 73-second sample to see how we put you in the hunter’s camo.

Comprehensive Instruction in South Carolina Hunting Safety Education

This official training program is developed to meet the standards for Hunting safety education established by South Carolina. Hunter Ed is the only safety course provider that develops print materials on behalf of government agencies responsible for Hunting laws and regulations.

Pages from a hunter handbook

Learn Your Way on Any Device

Hunter Ed offers online courses that are fully mobile-friendly from start to finish. This safety course is designed to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.

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Saved Progress

You may complete the course at your own pace. The course can be completed in one sitting or a little at a time over several days. Log in and out at any time, and we'll keep track of your progress. Most students finish the course in a few hours.

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We’re people, not robots.

Our customer service team, made up of real people with real Hunter Ed experience, is here to provide assistance through all channels—phone, email, and chat.

9:00 a.m. to midnight EST, seven days a week.

Get help seven days a week from professionals like Katy, Heidi, Josh, Misty, Liz, Allen, and Thomas.

1-800-830-2268 toll-free



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South Carolina Approved

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South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
1000 Assembly Street Columbia, SC 29201 1-800-277-4301

Made in the U.S.A.

This South Carolina hunter safety course is proudly made to serve students, agencies, and organizations in the state of South Carolina and worldwide.

How do I get my South Carolina Hunter Education Certificate?

1. Study and pass the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources–Approved online course.

Study and pass the $24.50 course. Throughout the South Carolina Hunter Ed Course, you’ll be tested on what you’ve learned.

2. Print your Temporary Hunter Education Certificate.

After successfully completing the online course, you’ll be able to immediately print out your Temporary Hunter Education Certificate.

3. Get your South Carolina Hunter Education Certificate.

You’ll be mailed your permanent Hunter Education Certificate within 2-3 weeks by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

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