A training academy for individuals interested in becoming hunter education instructors will be offered March 21 and 22, 2014 according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.
Training will be held at the Division of Wildlife District Five Office located at 1076 Old Springfield Pike, Xenia, Ohio 45835. There is no cost to participate in a hunter education instructor academy. Those interested in attending must register by calling 1-800-WILDLIFE at least four weeks prior to the academy.
Participants must be at least 18 years of age, attend both days of training, and be experienced and safe hunters. Ohio currently has 1,700 volunteer instructors who train thousands of hunters each year to be safe and responsible in the field.
For more information on becoming a hunter education instructor visit www.ohiodnr.com/wildlife.
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