Hunter Safety Course Offered in Jackson County, FL

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Hunter Safety Course Offered in Jackson County, FLThe Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety course in Jackson County.

The course will be at the Lily Pad Ranch and Hunting Club, 2224 Kent Cemetery Road in Alford. Instruction will take place 6-9 p.m. Sept. 23 and 26, and 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 27.   

Individuals who have taken the Internet course and wish to complete the classroom portion must bring the online completion report and attend only the Sept. 27 class from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.  Students are encouraged to bring a pencil and paper with them to take notes.

The hunter safety course is required for anyone born on or after June 1, 1975, to purchase a Florida hunting license.  The FWC course satisfies hunter safety training requirements for all other states and Canadian provinces.

People interested in attending this course can register online and obtain information about future hunter safety classes at or by calling the FWC’s regional office in Panama City at 850-265-3676.