3 EASY steps to Hunter Certification:

1. Register with the NS DNR

One-time course fee. $29.95 + HST

2. Complete the
Online Course

Pass all chapters quizzes!

Get your Certificate

3. Wildlife
Resources Card

Get your new or updated WRC.

Do you need hunter or crossbow education?

All first-time hunters are required to successfully complete a hunter education course. To hunt with a crossbow, you must first have your hunter education and complete the online crossbow course.

HUNTERcourse.com is the best way for you to get both your hunter and crossbow certification.

Who needs HUNTERcourse.com

What's the Final Hunter Exam?

After passing your online hunter course, you'll schedule a final written exam with a local NS DNR office. You’ll be tested on the material from the online course. This is the final step before receiving your certificate. Book your Final Exam.

Who needs HUNTERcourse.com

HEAR the fully narrated study guide &
SEE concepts just like you would in the field!

HUNTERcourse.com is fully narrated. All materials, including quizzes, are illustrated or animated. You don't just read.

You hear, see and interact with the course. That means you learn more.

Get up close and interactive
with the ONLY course powered by HE Tools!

HE Tools is the groundbreaking set of interactive animations used by hunting instructors in the classroom. These professional tools are built into HUNTERcourse.com.

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Over 1 million certified and counting … and here's what they're saying:

It helped me out a lot because I could never get off to take the classroom course. I am really glad to see this step taken for people to take the course online. Thank you very much, otherwise I probably would of never taken it. Thanks again. 2009-2011 Zoomerang Survey

In being new to hunting I learned so much more than expected while taking this course. Not only did I learn the fundamentals of hunter's safety, I also learned a lot of the basics and history behind hunting. I really enjoyed this course! 2009-2011 Zoomerang Survey

I feel very uncomfortable in a class room so this test online allowed me to be comfortable and relaxed, too so I could concentrate more on the test and not the people around me. I enjoyed the online course, thank you! 2009-2011 Zoomerang Survey

I really liked the animations, they helped me understand how things really worked and gain a deeper understanding. This course was great and I would recommend this to everyone. Thank you! 2009-2011 Zoomerang Survey

Approved by the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, as well as 30 other agencies.

HUNTERcourse.com is trusted by wildlife agencies across North America to deliver the highest level of hunter education. Our courses consistently receive the highest level of approval from agencies and from hunters.

Find out why when you take HUNTERcourse.com.

Official course provider approved by: Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources
PO Box 698, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 2T9
Partners; International Hunter Education Association, National Shooting Sports Foundation, Treestand Manufacturers Association, Tread Lightly, HE Tools, Better Business Bureau, Entrust

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