Once you have successfully completed the online hunter safety course you must register for a Field Day with the New Jersey DEP. Once you have successfully completed all Field Day activities you will obtain your New Jersey Hunter Education Certificate.
Field Days are conducted by DEP-certified hunter safety instructors, and are expected to last about 4-6 hours. Activities at the Field day include some instruction (known as a "field walk", a written final exam and some live fire exercises. HUNTERcourse.com students can choose to opt-out of the field walk if they choose, but are required to pass the final exam and live fire exercises.
To book a Field Day in your area, consult the Field Day schedule: www.nj.wildlifelicense.com. Please note - Field days will fill up fast so plan ahead. Please check back on this page regularly - Field Days are added to the schedule on a regular basis.
You must bring a copy of your Field Day Voucher and a piece of valid identification to your Field Day. Children who do not have their own ID may have a parent or guardian show ID on their behalf.
To complete the hunter education requirements for New Jersey you must pass the online and Field Day portions of the hunter safety course.