1. (a) Successfully complete a hunter
education course offered by your state wildlife/conservation agency.
(b) Learn and explain the requirements to become a volunteer hunter
education instructor in your state.
(c) Explain how to report a wildlife-related violation to the appropriate law
2. Do 2 (a), (b), or (c).
(a) Successfully complete a bowhunter education course offered by your state or the
National Bowhunter Education Foundation.
(b) Successfully complete a National Muzzle Loading
Rifle Association Rifle Basic course.
(c) Participate in a National Rifle Association-International Hunter Education Association Youth Hunter
Education Challenge event sponsored by your state.
3. Do 3(a), (b), or (c).
(a) Assist a certified hunter education instructor with a hunter education course.
(b) Either plan or assist in putting on a National Hunting and Fishing Day program.
(c) Talk with a game warden/ conservation officer about his/her job. If possible,
observe/assist at a game check station in your state.
4. Plan and carry out a hunting trip approved by an Advisor.
5. Make a tabletop display or presentation on what you have learned for
your crew, another crew, a Cub or Boy Scout group, or another youth group.
- BSA Fieldbook, No. 33200
- Basic Hunters Guide, National Rifle Association Buy the Book Today!
- NRA Hunter Skills series
Bynum, Bill, Richard P. Smith, Mike Strandlund, and Jim Zumbo, Whitetail Deer
Hunting Order from NRA
Gunzer, Carl J. Jr., M. R. James, and Mike Strandlund, Bow Hunting
from NRA Online!
Han back, Michael, Upland Bird Hunting Order from NRA
Jagoda, Jack, Joseph P. Linduska, Mike Strandlund, and Don Zutz, Waterfowl
Hunting Order from NRA Online!
Murray, Jeff, Douglas Pifer, and Mike Strandlund, Muzzleloader- Hunting Order from NRA
Strandlund, Mike and Earl Hower, Wild Turkey Hunting Order from NRA
Strandlund, Mike and Jim Zumbo, Western Big Game Hunting
from NRA Online!
- "Placing Hunting in Perspective," Wildlife Management Institute, 1992
- Posewitz, Jim, Beyond Fair Chase: The Ethic and Tradition of Hunting, Falcon
Publishing Company, 1994 Buy the Book Today!
or Buy the Paperback
- Your state's hunter education manual. Contact your state's wildlife division.
For More Information
Ducks Unlimited, Inc.
One Waterfowl Way
Memphis, TN 38120
International Hunter Education Association
P.O. Box 490
Wellington, CO 80549
National Bowhunter Education Foundation
249-B East 29th Street
National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association
P.O. Box 67
Friendship, IN 47021
National Rifle Association
11250 Waples Mill Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
National Shooting Sports Foundation
11 Mile Hill Road
Newtown, CT 06470-2359
National Wild Turkey Federation
P.O. Box 530
Edgefield, SC 29824-0530
P.O. Box 75473
St. Paul, MN 55175
P.O. Box 610
Edgefield, SC 29824
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
P.O. Box 8249
Missoula, MT 59807-8249
Safari Club International
4800 West Gates Pass Road
Tucson, AZ 85745
Wildlife Management Institute
1101 4th Street NW, No. 801
Washington, DC 20005