Hunter safety course offered in Santa Rosa Co.
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
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 at Avalon Middle School, 5445 King Arthur's Way in Milton. Instruction is from 6-10 p.m. April 9, 11, 16 and 18, and 7-10 a.m. April 20.
An adult must accompany children under the age of 16 at all times. Students are encouraged to bring a pencil and paper with them to take notes.
The hunter safety course is required for people born on or after June 1, 1975, to purchase a Florida hunting license. The FWC course satisfies hunter-safety training requirements for all other states and Canadian provinces.
People interested in attending this course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling Hunter Safety coordinator George Warthen at the FWC’s regional office in Panama City at 850-265-3676.