Logo graphic for the WildLife Resources Division
Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Instagram Icon YouTube Icon WordPress Icon Email Icon
Hunter Education

Hunter Education Field Days

In an effort to offer hunter education students a more "hands-on" approach, the Hunter Development Program will offer Hunter Education Field Days as a way for students to supplement their knowledge. These field days are designed for students who have completed and passed the hunter education program and test. 

Online Hunter Education Course

Currently, there are four approved online hunter education courses (with varying fees) that provide a convenient alternative to the classroom course.

Hunter Education Course and Age Requirements for Hunting

Find out if you need to complete a hunter education course to hunt in Georgia.

Search for a Hunter Education Class

Sign up for a free hunter education class today!

Replace Your Hunter Education Card

Hunter education cards can be reprinted for FREE right now. Click here to login to your account and reprint your card.

Hunter Safety Tips

Information on hunting safely: tree stand safety, firearms safety, muzzleloader safety and more.

The Complete Hunter Development Program

In an effort to provide a complete Hunter Education experience for the future outdoorsman in Georgia, we suggest an educational approach that involves participation on three separate levels.

FREE 3-Month Range Pass for New Hunter Education Graduates

Are you a recent Hunter Education graduate? When you pass the Hunter Education Course, your certification card now doubles as a FREE three month pass at any Department of Natural Resources shooting range. Most DNR ranges require a WMA license ($19) or other qualifying license to visit. Bring your certification card to the Range Safety Officer when you sign in and have free access to the range for three months after your graduation date.

Hunter Education Instructor Information

Hunter Education Instructors (or for those interested in becoming an instructor) can click on the above link for important information.

North American Model of Wildlife Conservation

The North American Model of Wildlife Conservation is the world’s most successful. No other continent has conserved as many species of native wildlife as North America. This is due, in large part, to forward thinking by early conservationists who saw the need to conserve wildlife and their habitats. 

Receive FREE, timely updates on topics of interest. Sign Up Here!

LICENSES - 3 Ways to Buy

1. Phone 1-800-366-2661
2. Online - here
3. Retail License Vendor listing - here

Ranger Hotline


Report poaching and wildlife violations. You can receive a cash reward if your tip leads to an arrest—even if you wish to remain anonymous.
More Info >