Frequently Asked Questions


Q. What is the Saskatchewan Student Report?

A. The Saskatchewan Hunter Education Student Report is issued once you have completed the Saskatchewan Online Hunter Education Course. The Student Report is your admission ticket into the Final Hunter Education Exam where you will meet with a certified SAFE instructor and write your final exam to obtain your Saskatchewan Hunter Education Certificate.

Q. Is the Saskatchewan Student Report the same as a Hunter Education Certificate?

A. No. The Saskatchewan Student Report is proof that you have passed the online hunter education course and allows you to take the Final Hunter Education Exam with a certified S.A.F.E. instructor.

Q. What is the advantage of taking the Online Hunter Education Course?

A. With the online hunter education course, you can do the bulk of the course work from the convenience of your own home. You will only need to meet with a certified instructor to take your final written hunter education exam and practical exam to get your Saskatchewan Hunter Education Certificate.

Q. Do I need to take this course to obtain a hunting license?

A. In Saskatchewan, you are required to complete a hunter education course and hold a hunter education certificate in order to purchase a Saskatchewan Hunting License. For more information you can check out the Saskatchewan Hunting License and Hunter Education Requirements Page.

Q. What steps do I need to take to complete the Online Hunter Education Course and obtain my Saskatchewan Hunter Education Certificate?

A. You will complete your Hunter Education Course to obtain your Saskatchewan Hunter Education Certificate in 3 steps:

  1. Register, pay and complete this S.A.F.E.-approved online hunter education course.
  2. Schedule an appointment with S.A.F.E. to take the final written and practical exam.
  3. Meet with a S.A.F.E. instructor to take the Final Hunter Education Exam and Practical.

Q. When can I take the Online Hunter Education Course?

A. The online hunter education course is available to anyone at any time. We strongly recommend that you call the S.A.F.E. office well in advance to book an appointment for the Final Hunter Education Exam.

Q. How do I pass the online hunter education course?

A. In order to pass the online hunter education course and get your Student Report, you must pass each chapter quiz with a grade of at least 80%.

Q. How do I purchase the Hunter Education Student Report?

A. You will receive your Student Report when you successfully complete this online hunter education course. The cost to take the course is $28.50 + GST, which is paid during registration for the course.

Q. Why is it important to learn gun safety and take a hunter safety class?

A. Contrary to popular belief, hunting is one of the safest sports around. This is mainly due to the fact that most hunters take gun safety and hunting safety very seriously. Careless or reckless behaviour while hunting can lead to serious injury to one self or to innocent bystanders. This is why Saskatchewan requires most hunters to take hunter education courses, and to follow the 12 commandments of firearm safety at all times when hunting.

Q. What are the technical requirements to take the online hunter safety course?


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