About the Study Guide

You are looking at a preview of what’s in the timed Washington Hunter Ed Course. Feel free to look around, but you’ll need to register to begin progress toward getting your Certification Card.

Learn More Register for the Course

  • Remain calm in an emergency. Avoid panic. Stay put!
  • Never travel or hunt alone.
  • Tell someone where you will be hunting and when you should be returning.
  • Know the weather conditions in the area where you will be hunting.
  • Dress for the weather…but be prepared for worse weather!
  • Avoid hypothermia. Know how to treat it if it strikes!
  • Carry a survival kit with you at all times.
  • Know how to build a fire even when everything is wet. Carry the materials you will need.
  • Carry a map and compass and know how to use them!
  • Be prepared to deal with the enemies of survival!