Hunter safety internet-completion courses offered in February

January 31, 2018

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering free hunter safety internet-completion courses in February (List follows).

Students who have taken the online course and wish to complete the classroom portion must bring the online-completion report with them.

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.

The locations and times are:

  • Gulf County

         Feb. 3 (8 a.m. to 3 p.m. CST)

         Gulf Correctional Institution

         500 Ike Steele Road in Wewahitchka

  • Jefferson County

         Feb. 24 (8 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST)

         Jefferson Correctional Institution

         1050 Big Joe Road in Monticello

  •  Wakulla County

         Feb. 10 (8 a.m. to 3 p.m. EST)

         St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge

         St. Marks, FL 32355

Those interested in attending a 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 850-265-3676.


The following is a list of upcoming classes for Escambia, Okaloosa,Santa Rosa and Walton Counties

Santa Rosa 


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