Hunter education classes available in 2019

Adults and children looking to take a hunter education class in 2019 are reminded to enroll at the North Dakota Game and Fish Department’s website, gf.nd.gov.

Although the majority of classes are completed for this year, some classes will still be added as they become finalized.

Interested students must click on the education link on the Game and Fish website. Classes are listed by city and can also be sorted by start date. To register for a class, click on “enroll” next to the specific class and follow the simple instructions. Personal information is required.

Individuals interested in receiving a notice by email when each hunter education class is added can click on the “subscribe to news and alerts” link found below the news section on the Game and Fish home page. Check the box labeled “hunter education” under the education program updates.

In addition, SMS text notifications of new classes can be sent directly to a cell phone. Simply text “NDGF HunterClass” to 468311 to subscribe to this feature.

State law requires anyone born after Dec. 31, 1961, to pass a certified hunter education course to hunt in the state. Hunter education is mandatory for youth who are turning 12 years old and wish to hunt. Children who turn age 11 during the calendar year can take the class.