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Hunter safety course offered in Santa Rosa Co.

News Release

Friday, March 21, 2014

Media contact: Stan Kirkland, 850-265-3676

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety course in Santa Rosa County.

The class is at Avalon Middle School, 5445 King Arthur’s Way, Milton. Instruction is from 6-10 p.m. April 1, 3, 8 and 10. The range portion of the class is April 12 from 7 to 10 a.m.

An adult must accompany children under the age of 16 at all times. Students should bring a pencil and paper with them to take notes.

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.

People interested in attending this course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at MyFWC.com/HunterSafety or by calling Hunter Safety Coordinator Will Burnett at the FWC’s regional office in Panama City at 850-265-3676.



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