The 2014 fall Dillon Area Hunter Education course will be held at the Dillon Middle School on August 18, 19, 20 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and August 21 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. The field day will be held on Saturday, August 23 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Dillon Rifle and Pistol Club Range. Online registration is required.
In order to successfully complete the Hunter Education course, students must attend all classroom sessions, pass a written test and attend the field day.
Online registration for hunter education classes can be found at fwp.mt.gov under the “Education” tab. A parental "Acknowledgment of Risk" form and a "Student Code of Conduct" form must be downloaded, completed and handed in on August 18. Students will not be admitted to class if these forms are not completed and handed in at the first class.
Students are required to read the first three chapters and answer the quiz questions in the Montana Hunter Education Manual prior to the August 18 class. The manual can be obtained from the Dillon Public Library or Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks office (730 N. Montana St). Students will not be admitted to the class if assignments are not completed.
Parents are welcome to attend the classes and field day. For parents attending the field day, they are reminded that they must furnish their own eye and ear protection.
For further information on Hunter Education please call Dr. Don Darling at 683-5088, Craig Fager at 683-9305 or Kerry Wahl at 490-0956.