Oklahoma residents who are ten years old or older can complete their hunter education certification online. Learn more here!
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What is Hunter Education?Hunter education covers a variety of topics including firearms safety, wildlife identification, wildlife conservation and management, survival, archery, muzzleloading and hunter responsibility. It is available as a standard eight-hour course, an internet home study course and a workbook home study course.
Why Hunter Education?Over the past 30 years, hunting related accidents and fatalities have declined by more than 70 percent in Oklahoma. Mandatory hunter education courses have not only reduced accidents within Oklahoma, but also in every state and Canadian province with similar programs.
There is no specific age requirement to enroll in hunter education but the minimum recommended age is 10. Oklahoma recognizes hunter education cards from other states. Oklahoma's hunter education program is recognized in all states as well as in Canada and Mexico.