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Space available in upcoming hunter education classes

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Hunter Education Classroom courses are offered by knowledgeable and certified volunteer instructors and Iowa Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officers. Classroom courses are typically 12-15 hours in length and are held over 2 to 3 sessions (days). In order to receive certification, a student must attend all sessions and pass the final exam.

Iowa law requires that anyone born after January 1, 1972 must be certified in hunter education before they are eligible to purchase an Iowa hunting license.

Upcoming Hunter Education Classes

March 3, Jefferson, Milwaukee Road Depot

March 3, Toddville, Wickiup Hill Learning Center

March 5, Indianola, Izaak Walton League

March 7, Chariton, Pin Oak Lodge

March 12, Corning, Corning Gun Club

March 12, Wapello, Langwood Education Center

March 14, Manchester, Manchester United Methodist Church

March 14, Waterloo, Hawkeye Community College

March 14, Montrose, Lee County Conservation Board

March 16, Cresco, Prairie’s Edge Nature Center

March 19, Dubuque, EB Lyons Interpretive Center - Mines of Spain

March 21, Ventura, Iowa Regular Baptist Camp

March 21, Ainsworth, Marr Park Education Center – full, waiting list is available

March 23, Burlington, Starr’s Cave Nature Center

March 24, Ames, Izaak Walton League

March 28, Vinton, Izaak Walton League

March 28, Mount Pleasant, Henry County Nature Center

March 28, Solon, Solon Lakeview Elementary School

March 28, Webb, SYC

March 31, Hampton, Maynes Grove Lodge

April 1, Exira, Audubon County Conservation Board

April 2, Ionia, Twin Ponds Nature Center

April 3, Osage, Mitchell County Nature Center – full, waiting list available

April 4, Fairfield, Southeast Iowa Skeet Club

April 4, Sergeant Bluff, Sergeant Bluff Fire Station

April 25, Stratford, Izaak Walton League (Boone Valley)

For more information on these and other hunter education opportunities, go to