Ohio Hunter Education Course - FULL

Saturday, March 25, 2023-
Sunday, March 26, 2023


The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) staff will be offering this FREE two-day course, instructor-led course. Participants much attend both days, for a total of about 12 hours, in a classroom environment. Participants must be able to sit in a classroom setting and follow instructions. Test is written at a 4th grade level and must score 75 out of 100 multiple choice correctly to pass.

Pleasant Hill Lake Park, Welcome Center Building

March 25-26, 2023

9a-5p each day

There will be a lunch break each day. Please bring your own food as there are no nearby restaurant options. Coffee and snacks will be provided. Registration is required by clicking the button below. Enter event passcode: 1000067882


An additional course will be held at Charles Mill Lake Park in October. Registration will open later in 2023.

Certified volunteers and MWCD staff will be there to teach the courses. They are specially trained by the ODNR and highly qualified to help you learn. Instructors will cover a range of topics, from conservation, safety, and ethics to the proper handling of shotguns, handguns, bowhunting gear, and more. You should not bring firearms or archery equipment to class - all necessary equipment will be provided.

Once you've completed the coursework, you will be given a 100-question test which includes multiple-choice questions. A student must score 75% or higher on the test to pass and obtain certification. Hunter education is a requirement for all first-time license buyers in Ohio, except those who hunt with an apprentice license.

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