It’s time to sign up for the final hunter education course of 2013 in Great Falls.
Online registration is going on now. Everyone must register online, but there will be a four-day opportunity at Fish, Wildlife and Parks, 4600 Giant Springs Road, for those without access to a computer.
Classes will run 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sept. 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 and 19 at North Middle School, 2601 8th St. NE. A field day will take place Sept. 21 at FWP.
To register online go to the FWP website, http://fwp.mt.gov, and follow the links to Education and Hunter education. Then go to Sept. 10 and select a classroom at North Middle School.
When registering, students must pick a four-hour time slot for the Sept. 21 field day, either 8 a.m. to noon or 1-5 p.m. For the morning time slot register for classrooms 101, 103, 104, 105 or 106; for the afternoon time slot register for classrooms 107, 108, 113, 114 or 115.
Those without computer access may register at FWP, 7-9 p.m., Sept. 3, or 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sept. 4-6.
After registering, downloading and printing the attached files, students must pick up a course manual and read it, at one of the following locations: Big R, 4800 10th Ave. S.; Scheel’s in Holiday Village; Big Bear, 121 Northwest Bypass; or FWP.
Everyone born after Jan. 1, 1985, must complete a hunter education course before he, or she, can hunt in Montana. A child must be at least 11 years old to take the course.
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks