Hunting is a traditional and exciting way to enjoy the outdoors while also filling the freezer with healthy, delicious game. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife's Hunter Education Course is more than just a crossbow safety class. This course will provide a wealth of knowledge regarding equipment, proper hunting methods, responsibilities and general safety. You'll receive a course handbook and additional materials. Each course is taught by a trained, certified instructor according to statewide standards.
This course involves lectures and demonstrations by instructors. Topics covered include: