FWC offers hunter safety course in Santa Rosa Co.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Media contact: Dave Crosariol, 850-265-3676
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety course in Santa
The course will be at Avalon Middle School, 5445
King Arthur's Way in Milton. Instruction will be from 6-9
p.m. Feb. 9, 11, 16 and 18. The range portion of the class
will be Feb. 20 from 7-10 a.m.
Those who have taken the Internet course and wish
to complete the classroom portion must bring the online-completion
report and attend only the Feb. 9 class from 6-10 p.m. and the Feb.
20 range day.
An adult must accompany children under age 16 at
all times. Students should bring a pencil and paper with them
to take notes.
The hunter safety course is required before anyone
born on or after June 1, 1975, can 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 the FWC's regional
office in Panama City at 850-265-3676.