Final 2019 Great Falls Hunter Education Course Set
By angelamontana

Posted: July 22, 2019

It’s time to sign up for the final hunter education course of 2019 in Great Falls.

Online registration is going on now. Everyone must register online, but there will be a two-day opportunity at Fish, Wildlife and Parks, 4600 Giant Springs Road, for those without access to a computer.

Anyone 10 years old or older may take the course.

Classes will run 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sept. 9, 11, 12, 16, 18 and 19 at East Middle School, 4040 Central Ave.  A field day will complete the course on Sept. 21 at FWP.

The first class night will start with a 10-minute, parent-student orientation in the school cafeteria, then the students will go to their classrooms.

To register online go to the FWP website, http://fwp.mt.gov, and follow the links to Education and Hunter education. Then go to Sept. 9 and select a classroom at East Middle School.

When registering, students must pick a four-hour time slot for the Sept. 21 field day, either 8 a.m. to noon or 1-5 p.m. For the morning time slot register for classrooms H1, H3, H4 or H5; for the afternoon time slot register for classrooms H9, H11, H12, or H13.

The two-day opportunity to register at FWP for those without Internet is 7-8 p.m., Sept. 5, or 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sept. 5-6.

After registering, downloading and printing the attached files, students must pick up a course manual, and read it before the first class. Manuals are available at one of the following locations: North 40 Outfitters, 4800 10th Ave. S.; Scheel’s in Holiday Village; or FWP.