FWC offers hunter safety course in Walton Co.
Friday, October 21, 2011
Media contact: Stan Kirkland, 850-265-3676
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is
offering a free hunter safety course in Walton County.
The course is at the Shooting Range, 955 Smith Road in DeFuniak
Springs. Instruction is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 5 and from 8
a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 6.
An adult must accompany children under age 16 at all times.
Students should bring a pencil and paper with them to take
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