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Hunter safety course offered in Miami-Dade County

News Release

Friday, February 12, 2016

Media contact: Carol Lyn Parrish, 561-625-5122

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety course in Miami-Dade County.

Students must attend all three days.

All firearms, ammunition and materials are provided free of charge. Students should bring a pen or pencil and paper. An adult must accompany children younger than 16 at all times.

Anyone born on or after June 1, 1975, must pass an approved hunter safety course and have a hunting license to hunt alone (unsupervised). The FWC course satisfies hunter-safety training requirements for all other states and Canadian provinces.

Feb. 19 (6 – 10 p.m.)
Feb. 20 (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
Feb. 21 (6:30  – 9 a.m.)
Miami

The specific location for this class will be given to those who register in advance. Those interested in attending a course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling the FWC’s regional office in West Palm Beach at 561-625-5122.



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