Montana-(Ammoland.com)-The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for the Glasgow and Hinsdale areas.
To be eligible to hunt during the 2015 season, hunters must be 12-years old by January 16th, 2016. To be eligible for certification, students must be at least 11-years old on the first day of the class.
- The first class in Glasgow will be the week of March 2nd-6th from 5:30-8:30 pm at Eastside School, with the field day on Saturday, the 7th, from 8:00-11:30 am.
- The second class in Glasgow will be the week of March 23rd-27th from 5:30-8:30 pm at Eastside School, with the field day on Saturday, the 28th, from 8:00-11:30 am.
- The Hinsdale class will be held the week of March 16th-20th, from 3:30-6:30 pm at Hinsdale Schools, with the field day on Saturday, the 21st, from 10:00-12:30 pm.
In addition, a tentative date for a Bowhunter Education course has been scheduled for the 6-11th of April. A prospective bowhunter may still apply for special archery permits (due March 16th) and take the bowhunter course in April. Stay tuned for further information on the Bowhunter course.
For the Hunter Education classes, please go to the FWP website at www.fwp.mt.gov to register. Look under the “Education” tab, go to the “Hunter Education” heading, and click on the “Hunter education programs” link. On the next screen, click on the “Find a class or field course” and follow the directions from there. Please make sure to print out all necessary material, and sign all necessary forms!
Parents, please have students pick up the Hunter Ed manual from MT Fish, Wildlife & Parks office in Glasgow. Students are to read each chapter AND complete review sections before class! If you have any questions, please call the Glasgow FWP office at 228-3700.