Hunter Education Field Day Course

Clip art of a two hunters in front of a paper target.

Hunter education is a mandatory program that is designed to introduce students to several life-long skills that are important to many different types of outdoor recreational opportunities. The course teaches students basic survival and first aid skills, water safety, wildlife identification, the basics of wildlife management, hunting laws and firearm/archery safety. Hunter education also stresses the importance of individual responsibility and outdoor ethics.

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.

To attend this field day, students must complete the online course work at Once you've completed the online portion, print off the field day voucher and bring it with you to class.

Contact: Brooks VanDerBeek: [email protected] or (563) 349-8953
Saturday, March 4, 2023 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Scott County Park - Old Nature Center
18701 290th St
Long Grove, IA 52756