3 EASY steps to Hunter Certification:

1. Sign Up!

One-time course fee. $29.00

2. Study & Pass Online

Log in and out & study at your own pace.

3. Print your Hunter Education Number

You're ready to get a hunting license.

Resident of New Mexico?
Get certified completely online. No instructor-led course required.

Pass your hunter education course from the comfort of your own home. No need to book an Instructor-led course, no travel time, no worries. Everything you need to study and pass your hunter education at your fingertips.

Log in & out and study at your own pace, on your time, on your schedule. Once complete you're ready to purchase your hunting license and get hunting!

Who needs HUNTERcourse.com
  • International Hunter Education Association
  • National Shooting Sports Foundation
  • Treestand Manufacturers Association
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Tread Lightly
  • HE Tools
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.
Ready to start?

Convinced? Get certified today!

No risk, study at your own pace!

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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Approved by the New Mexico Department of Game & Fish, 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.

Official course provider approved by: New Mexico Department of Game & Fish
1 Wildlife Way, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87507


First, register for the New Mexico HUNTERcourse.com and start studying the course material. There is a one-time course fee of $29.00. This completely online-only course is approved by the New Mexico DGF and features the best hunter education animations and interactive exercises in the industry.

You'll learn hunting skills and your responsibilities as a safe hunter in a fun, engaging online environment. Note: You must be a New Mexico resident 11 years of age or older to sign up!

At the end of each chapter of the New Mexico online-only course, you'll take a quiz to make sure you are familiar with all of the material in the chapter. Then at the end of the course, you will take a final online exam. The passing mark for both the quizzes and exam is 80%. If you don't pass on the first try, don't worry. You can retake both quizzes and exams if necessary.

After passing the final online exam, you'll have finished the course.

Simply log into your New Mexico CIN Account to print your permanent NM Hunter Education number. Your number will appear under your name on your CIN card.

This number is recognized by all states and provinces where you need to show hunter education certification to buy a hunting license. You're ready to buy your hunting license!