Hunter Education Classes 

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The preferred hunter education method is through a 10-hour instructor-led classroom and hands-on demonstration. Classes may be a few hours a night for three to four nights or a full Saturday class. The final class will end with a test to pass the course.

To find a class in your area, click on the drop-down list below. If your county is not listed, there are no classes currently scheduled.


Hunter Education Classes:

 Arkansas County
Date/Time:8/1/2015 through 8/2/2015 Saturday, Aug. 1 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 2 | 1-4 p.m.
Location:Potlatch Conservation Education Center at Cook's Lake
625 Cooks Lake Road
Casscoe, AR 72026
Contact:Registration required. Call the center at 870-241-3373 to register.  
Additional:Attendance both days is required to take the final exam.

Registration required. 

Lunch not provided. Bring a sack lunch, drinks and snacks.  
Date/Time:8/29/2015 through 8/30/2015 Saturday, Aug. 29 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 30 | 1-4 p.m.
Location:Potlatch Conservation Education Center at Cook's Lake
625 Cooks Lake Road
Casscoe, AR 72026
Contact:Registration required. Call the center at 870-241-3373 to register.  
Additional:Attendance both days is required to take the final exam.

Registration required. 

Lunch not provided. Bring a sack lunch, drinks and snacks.  
 Benton County
Date/Time:8/1/2015 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Cabela's
2300 Promenade Blvd.
Rogers, AR
Contact:CLASS FULL...To register, call 479-903-9020.  
Additional:
Registration required due to limited seating. 
 
Date/Time:8/15/2015 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Benton County Quail
11670 Hwy. 72 W
Bentonville, AR
Approx. 4.5 miles west of Bentonville on Hwy. 72
Contact:For more information, call David Joyner 479-263-6665 or Lonnie Robinson 479-903-9020.  
Additional:
Registration not required. 

Lunch provided by Benton County Quail.
 
 Boone County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:North Arkansas College
Durand Conference Center
303 North Main
Harrison, AR 72601
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-754-8603 or 870-391-3100.  
Additional:
Registration is required.
 
Date/Time:9/19/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:North Arkansas College
Durand Conference Center
303 North Main
Harrison, AR 72601
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-754-8603 or 870-391-3100.  
Additional:
Registration is required.
 
Date/Time:9/26/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:North Arkansas College
Durand Conference Center
303 North Main
Harrison, AR 72601
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-754-8603 or 870-391-3100.  
Additional:
Registration is required.
 
 Calhoun County
Date/Time:8/11/2015 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Location:Calhoun County Administration Building 
315 Hunt Street
Hampton, AR
Contact:Register by text to 870-818-6378 or email laura.rogers@agfc.ar.gov.  
Additional:
Registration required.

Thirty minute lunch, please bring a sack lunch.
 
 Cleburne County
Date/Time:8/8/2015 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:ASU Heber Springs
Entergy Room
101 River Crest
Heber Springs, AR 72543
Contact:To register or for more information, call 501-362-1273.  
Date/Time:9/19/2015 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:ASU Heber Springs
Entergy Room
101 River Crest
Heber Springs, AR 72543
Contact:To register or for more information, call 501-362-1273.  
 Craighead County
Date/Time:8/6/2015 8:30 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Forrest L. Woods Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center
600 E. Lawson Road
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Contact:Call 870-933-6787 to register.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Crittenden County
Date/Time:8/24/2015 through 8/27/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Aug. 24, 25 & 27 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Angels Way Baptist Church
801 Angels Way
Marion
Contact:For information call Loren Strickland at 870-702-1997  
Additional:Registration not required.  
Date/Time:10/12/2015 through 10/15/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Oct. 12, 13 & 15 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Angels Way Baptist Church
801 Angels Way
Marion
Contact:For information call Loren Strickland at 870-702-1997  
Additional:Registration not required.  
 Hot Spring County
Date/Time:8/10/2015 through 8/12/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (August 10, 11 & 12 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:

College of the Ouachitas
Room 309A
One College Circle
Malvern, AR 72104

Contact:  
Additional:
Registration not required.
 
Date/Time:9/14/2015 through 9/16/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (September 14, 15, & 16 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:

College of the Ouachitas
Room 309A
One College Circle
Malvern, AR 72104

Contact:  
Additional:
Registration not required.
 
 Independence County
Date/Time:8/29/2015 8:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:UACCB
White Drive
Batesville, AR 72501 
Contact:For more information, call Mary Zirkle 501-345-0367 or Billy Rose 870-793-8197.  
Additional:
Registration not required.
 
Date/Time:10/17/2015 8:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:UACCB
White Drive
Batesville, AR 72501 
Contact:For more information, call Mary Zirkle 501-345-0367 or Billy Rose 870-793-8197.  
Additional:
Registration not required.
 
 Johnson County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 7:45 a.m.-6:15 p.m.
Location:Horizon Trike Center
2210 East Main Street
Clarksville, AR 72830
Contact:Contact christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.

Thirty minute lunch, please bring a sack lunch.
 
Date/Time:10/3/2015 7:45 a.m.-6:15 p.m.
Location:Horizon Trike Center
2210 East Main Street
Clarksville, AR 72830
Contact:Contact christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.

Thirty minute lunch, please bring a sack lunch.
 
 Pike County
Date/Time:8/8/2015 8 a.m.- 7 p.m.
Location:Daisy State Park
Interpretive Center
103 East Park
Kirby, AR 71950
GPS: 34.233767, -93.740953
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-398-4487.  
Additional:
Class seating is limited, so register early. 

One hour lunch break; can bring lunch or go out in allotted time frame. Picnic tables available.
 
 Poinsett County
Date/Time:8/1/2015 8:30 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Trumann Parks and Recreation
16179 Pecan Grove Road
Trumann
Contact:To register, please contact Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center at 870-933-6787.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Polk County
Date/Time:9/1/2015 through 9/3/2015 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Sept. 1-3 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Rich Mountain Community College
1100 College Drive
Mena, AR 71953
Contact:To register, call Maureen Keese at RMCC 479-394-7622 or Tims Edwards 870-326-4370 or 870-867-7551.  
Additional:Registration is required.   
Date/Time:9/15/2015 through 9/17/2015 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Sept. 15-17 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Rich Mountain Community College
1100 College Drive
Mena, AR 71953
Contact:To register, call Maureen Keese at RMCC 479-394-7622 or Tims Edwards 870-326-4370 or 870-867-7551.  
Additional:Registration is required.   
 Pope County
Date/Time:8/8/2015 7:45 a.m.-6:15 p.m.
Location:Lake Dardanelle State Park
100 State Park Drive
Russellville, AR 72802
GPS: N35.2814678 W93.0417405
Contact:Contact AGFC Russellville Regional Office 877-967-7577, 479-967-5516 or christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.

Thirty minute lunch, please bring a sack lunch.
 
Date/Time:8/16/2015 7:45 a.m.-6:15 p.m.
Location:Lake Dardanelle State Park
100 State Park Drive
Russellville, AR 72802
GPS: N35.2814678 W93.0417405
Contact:Contact AGFC Russellville Regional Office 877-967-7577, 479-967-5516 or christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.

Thirty minute lunch, please bring a sack lunch.
 
 Pulaski County
Date/Time:8/3/2015 through 8/24/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Aug. 3, 10, 17 & 24 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:Fellowship Bible Church
1401 Kirk Road
Little Rock, AR 72223
Contact:To register, go to fellowshiponline.com/events.  
Additional:Registration required at http://www.fellowshiponline.com/ekk_eventpage.php?slug=737315-2015-08-03-hunter-education-course.  
Date/Time:8/18/2015 through 8/20/2015 6-10 p.m. (August 18-20 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Pinnacle Mountain State Park
11901 Pinnacle Valley Road
Little Rock, AR 72223
Contact:To register, call the Visitor Center at 501-868-5806.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Randolph County
Date/Time:8/13/2015 8:30 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Black River Technical College
Continuing Education Bldg on College Drive
Room 113
Pocahontas, AR 72455
Contact:Register by calling 870-248-4180.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Scott County
Date/Time:8/22/2015 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Location:Waldron Church of Christ
Multi-purpose Building
131 W 6th Street
Waldron, AR 72958
Contact:For more information, call Howard Robinson 479-928-5659 between hours of 9 a.m. and 9 p.m.  
 Sebastian County
Date/Time:8/22/2015 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:
Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center
8300 Wells Lake Road
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72916
Contact:For more information, please contact Chad Lowe at the Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center at 479-452-3993.  
Additional:Registration not required.  
Date/Time:9/19/2015 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:
Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center
8300 Wells Lake Road
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72916
Contact:  
Additional:Registration not required.  
Date/Time:10/5/2015 through 10/8/2015 6-9 p.m. (Oct. 5, 6 & 8 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:
Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center
8300 Wells Lake Road
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72916
Contact:  
Additional:Registration not required.  
Date/Time:10/31/2015 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:
Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center
8300 Wells Lake Road
Fort Smith, Arkansas 72916
Contact:  
Additional:Registration not required.  
 St. Francis County
Date/Time:9/1/2015 through 9/3/2015 6-9:15 p.m. (Sept. 1, 2 & 3 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:East Arkansas Community College
1700 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335
Contact:Registration is required by calling 870-241-3373.  
Additional:Registration is required.  
 Union County
Date/Time:8/4/2015 through 8/13/2015 6-9 p.m. (Aug. 4, 6, 11 & 13 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College East Campus
Center for Workforce Development
3698 East Main
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by email ce@southark.edu, online at http://www.southark.edu/continuingeducation, or call 870-864-7192.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:9/8/2015 through 9/17/2015 6-9 p.m. (Sept. 8, 10, 15 & 17 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College
Library Auditorium
300 Summit Avenue
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by email ce@southark.edu, online at http://www.southark.edu/continuingeducation, or call 870-864-7192.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:10/3/2015 8 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:Junction City High School
Multi-purpose building
500 North Elm
Junction City, AR 
Contact:To register, text 870-818-6378 or email laura.rogers@agfc.ar.gov.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:10/6/2015 through 10/15/2015 6-9 p.m. (Oct. 6, 8, 13 & 15 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College
Library Auditorium
300 Summit Avenue
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by email ce@southark.edu, online at http://www.southark.edu/continuingeducation, or call 870-864-7192.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:10/24/2015 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:El Dorado Police Department
402 North West Avenue
El Dorado
Contact:Register by calling 870-862-9882.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Washington County
Date/Time:8/3/2015 through 8/5/2015 7-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6:30-7 p.m., Class starts at 7 p.m.| Must attend all three nights)
Location:Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville, AR72701 
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com, 479-841-5115 or 479-634-2027.  
Additional:Registration required.   
Date/Time:8/17/2015 through 8/19/2015 7-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6:30-7 p.m., Class starts at 7 p.m.| Must attend all three nights)
Location:Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville, AR72701 
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com, 479-841-5115 or 479-634-2027.  
Additional:Registration required.   
Date/Time:9/14/2015 through 9/16/2015 7-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6:30-7 p.m., Class starts at 7 p.m.| Must attend all three nights)
Location:Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville, AR72701 
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com, 479-841-5115 or 479-634-2027.  
Additional:Registration required.   
Date/Time:9/28/2015 through 9/30/2015 7-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6:30-7 p.m., Class starts at 7 p.m.| Must attend all three nights)
Location:Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville, AR72701 
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com, 479-841-5115 or 479-634-2027.  
Additional:Registration required.   
Date/Time:10/12/2015 through 10/14/2015 7-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6:30-7 p.m., Class starts at 7 p.m.| Must attend all three nights)
Location:Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville, AR72701 
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com, 479-841-5115 or 479-634-2027.  
Additional:Registration required.   
 Yell County
Date/Time:8/8/2015
Location:Dardanelle, AR 
Contact: