A Hunter Education Course is being offered at the Bankhead National Forest office in Double Springs on November 3rd, 4th and 6th. The class runs from 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM each night. Participants must attend all nights of instruction and complete a written examination. Registration is required and is only available on-line at www.outdooralabama.com/hunting/education.
An approved hunter education course is mandatory for all non-supervised hunting license buyers born on or after August 1, 1977. The course is open to anyone older than 10 years old, but is aimed at first time license buyers and beginning hunters. Parents and guardians are also welcome to attend the course with beginning hunters.
For more information call the wildlife staff at Bankhead National Forest at 205-489-5111.