FWC offers hunter safety course in Santa Rosa Co.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Media contact: Stan Kirkland, 850-265-3676
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is
offering a free hunter safety course in Santa Rosa County.
The course will be conducted at Avalon Middle School, 5445 King
Arthur's Way, in Milton. Instruction will be from 6 to 9 p.m.
April 12, 14, 19 and 21. The range portion of the class will
be April 23 from 7 to 10 a.m.
People who have taken the Internet course and wish to complete
the classroom portion must bring the online-completion report and
attend only the April 12 class from 6 to 10 p.m. and the April 23
An adult must accompany children under the age of 16 at all
times. Students should bring a pencil and paper with them to
People born on or after June 1, 1975, must successfully complete
an approved hunter safety course before they can purchase a Florida
hunting license. The FWC course satisfies hunter safety
training requirements for all other states and Canadian
Those interested in attending this course can register online
and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at
or by calling the FWC's regional office in Panama City at