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:8/2/2014 through 8/3/2014 Saturday, Aug. 2 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 3 | 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:9/20/2014 through 9/21/2014 Saturday, Sept. 20 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 21 | 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:10/18/2014 through 10/19/2014 Saturday, Oct. 18 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 19 | 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:11/8/2014 through 11/9/2014 Saturday, Nov. 8 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 9 | 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:8/2/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Cabela's
2300 Promenade Blvd.
Rogers, AR
Contact:CLASS FULL...To register, call 479-616-1925.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
Date/Time:8/9/2014 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, Carl Peterson 479-640-1134 or Lonnie Robinson 479-903-9020.  
Additional:
Registration not required. 

Lunch provided by Benton County Quail.
 
Date/Time:8/16/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Cabela's
2300 Promenade Blvd.
Rogers, AR
Contact:To register, call 479-903-9020.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
 Bradley County
Date/Time:9/8/2014 through 9/11/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Sept. 8, 9 & 11 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Moro Bay State Park
6071 Hwy 600
Jersey , AR 71651
Contact:Register by calling 870-463-8555.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
 Calhoun County
Date/Time:7/31/2014 8 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:Calhoun County Administration Building
First & Hunt Streets
Hampton
Contact:Register by text to 870-818-6378 or email larogers@agfc.state.ar.us.  
Additional:Registration is required.  
 Clark County
Date/Time:9/22/2014 through 9/24/2014 5:30-9 p.m. | Must attend all three nights
Location:Henderson State University
Garrison Activities Center, Cabe Room 2nd floor 
Arkadelphia, AR 71999
Contact:To register, call Kristopher Dunn 870-230-5166 or 5660 or email dunnk@hsu.edu.  
Additional:Registration required. Class size is limited to 35, so register early.  
 Cleburne County
Date/Time:8/9/2014 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:ASU Heber Springs
101 River Crest
Heber Springs, AR 72543
Contact:To register, call Jody Rath 501-362-1273 or email jlrath@hebersprings.asub.edu.  
Date/Time:9/20/2014 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:ASU Heber Springs
101 River Crest
Heber Springs, AR 72543
Contact:To register, call Jody Rath 501-362-1273 or email jlrath@hebersprings.asub.edu.  
 Columbia County
Date/Time:8/23/2014 through 8/24/2014 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, August 23 | 1-5 p.m. Sunday, August 24
Location:Logoly State Park
20 Columbia Road 45
McNeil, AR 71752
GPS: 33.347055, -93.183652
Contact:Register by calling 870-695-3561.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:9/20/2014 through 9/21/2014 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 | 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21
Location:McNeil First Baptist Church
Activity Bldg.
McNeil, AR
Contact:Register by email caleb_coulter@rocketmail.com.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Craighead County
Date/Time:8/7/2014 8:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:Forrest L. Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center
600 E. Lawson Road
Jonesboro, AR 72404
Contact:To register, call 870-933-6787.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Crittenden County
Date/Time:8/25/2014 through 8/28/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Aug. 25, 26 & 28 | 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:10/13/2014 through 10/16/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Oct. 13, 14 & 16 | 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.  
 Cross County
Date/Time:8/25/2014 through 8/28/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Aug. 25, 26 & 28 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Wynne Fire Department
1111 Falls Blvd. N
Wynne, AR 72396
Contact:Register by calling Bubba Mitchell 870-588-1799.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:9/22/2014 through 9/25/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Sep. 22, 23 & 25 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Wynne Fire Department
1111 Falls Blvd. N
Wynne, AR 72396
Contact:Register by calling Bubba Mitchell 870-588-1799.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:10/13/2014 through 10/16/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Oct. 13, 14 & 16 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Wynne Fire Department
1111 Falls Blvd. N
Wynne, AR 72396
Contact:Register by calling Bubba Mitchell 870-588-1799.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Dallas County
Date/Time:8/2/2014 8 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:Holly Springs Baptist Church
Highway 9
Holly Springs
Contact:To register, 870-818-2602.  
Additional:Registration required.

Lunch will be provided.  
 Franklin County
Date/Time:8/18/2014 through 8/21/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Aug. 18, 19 & 21 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Ozark Junior High
Cafeteria
1301 Walden Drive
Ozark, AR 72949
Contact:For more information, call Officer Billy Williams at 479-213-7679 or Sgt. Ben Sisk 479-518-3341.  
Additional:Registration is not required.  
Date/Time:9/1/2014 through 9/4/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Sep. 1, 2 & 4 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Ozark Junior High
Cafeteria
1301 Walden Drive
Ozark, AR 72949
Contact:For more information, call Officer Billy Williams at 479-213-7679 or Sgt. Ben Sisk 479-518-3341.  
Additional:Registration is not required.  
Date/Time:9/22/2014 through 9/25/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Sep. 22, 23 & 25 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Charleston Community Center
Charleston, AR 72933
Contact:For more information, call Officer Billy Williams at 479-213-7679 or Sgt. Ben Sisk 479-518-3341.  
Additional:Registration is not required.  
 Garland County
Date/Time:8/25/2014 through 9/8/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Aug. 25, Sept. 2 & 8 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:National Park Community College
Auditorium LS118
101 College Drive
Hot Springs, AR 71913
Contact:Register at Alex.Hinson@agfc.ar.gov  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Greene County
Date/Time:8/16/2014 8:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:Marmaduke First Baptist Church 
304 N First St.
Marmaduke, Arkansas 72443
Contact:To register, text name and age to 870-215-3633 or email to cflong@agfc.state.ar.us.  
Additional:Registration required.
 
Lunch provided. Donations can be made to help cover lunch expenses.  
 Hempstead County
Date/Time:8/16/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center
1685 CR35N
Columbus, AR 71831
Contact:Register by calling 870-983-2790.  
Additional:Registration required.

Bring a sack lunch.  
Date/Time:9/13/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center
1685 CR35N
Columbus, AR 71831
Contact:Register by calling 870-983-2790.  
Additional:Registration required.

Bring a sack lunch.  
Date/Time:10/4/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center
1685 CR35N
Columbus, AR 71831
Contact:Register by calling 870-983-2790.  
Additional:Registration required.

Bring a sack lunch.  
Date/Time:11/15/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center
1685 CR35N
Columbus, AR 71831
Contact:Register by calling 870-983-2790.  
Additional:Registration required.

Bring a sack lunch.  
Date/Time:12/6/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center
1685 CR35N
Columbus, AR 71831
Contact:Register by calling 870-983-2790.  
Additional:Registration required.

Bring a sack lunch.  
 Hot Spring County
Date/Time:8/11/2014 through 8/13/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (August 11, 12 & 13 | 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:9/8/2014 through 9/10/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (September 8, 9, & 10 | 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:8/16/2014 8:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:UACCB-Room 902
White Dr.-Nurses Building
Batesville, AR 72501 
Contact:For more information, contact Mary Zirkle 501-345-0367 or Billy Rose 870-793-8197.  
Additional:
Registration not required.
 
 Johnson County
Date/Time:9/20/2014
Location:Horizon Trike Center
Clarksville, AR
Contact:Contact christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:10/4/2014
Location:Horizon Trike Center
Clarksville, AR
Contact:Contact christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Lee County
Date/Time:8/23/2014 8:30 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:Mississippi River State Park
2955 Highway 44
Marianna, AR 72360
Contact:To register call Arlene Green 501-831-1504 or algreen@agfc.state.ar.us  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:12/8/2014 through 12/11/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Dec. 8, 9 & 11 |Must attend all three nights)
Location:Mississippi River State Park
2955 Highway 44
Marianna, AR 72360
Contact:To register call Arlene Green 501-831-1504 or algreen@agfc.state.ar.us  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Lincoln County
Date/Time:8/26/2014 through 8/28/2014 6-9 p.m. (Aug. 26, 27 & 28 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Cane Creek State Park
50 State Park Road
Star City, AR  71667
GPS: 33.913024, -91.764742
Contact:Register by calling 870-628-4714.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:9/16/2014 through 9/18/2014 6-9 p.m. (Sep. 16, 17 & 18 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Cane Creek State Park
50 State Park Road
Star City, AR  71667
GPS: 33.913024, -91.764742
Contact:Register by calling 870-628-4714.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Miller County
Date/Time:8/23/2014 6 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:Billy T Norton VFW
Hwy 82 East
Texarkana, AR
Contact:For more info contact Signe Ward 903-908-2691.  
Additional:Registration starts at 6 a.m.

Alternative testing also available.  
 Mississippi County
Date/Time:9/22/2014 through 9/24/2014 5:30-9 p.m. (Sept 22, 23 & 24 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Arkansas Northeastern College
2501 South Division Street
Blytheville, AR 72315
Contact:Register by calling Mary Ann Garren 870-762-1020.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
 Montgomery County
Date/Time:9/8/2014 through 9/12/2014 5-9 p.m. (September 8, 10 & 12 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Oden High School
Oden, Arkansas
Contact:For information, contact Tims Edwards at 870-326-4370.  
Additional:
Registration not required.
 
Date/Time:9/9/2014 through 9/11/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Sept 9, 10 & 11 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Rich Mountain Community College Mt. Ida Campus
117 Ray Drive
Mt. Ida, AR 71957
Contact:Register with Maureen Keyes at 479-394-7622.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Polk County
Date/Time:9/2/2014 through 9/4/2014 6-9:30 p.m. (Sept 2, 3 & 4 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Rich Mountain Community College
1100 College Drive
Mena, AR 71953
Contact:Register with Maureen Keyes at 479-394-7622.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Pope County
Date/Time:8/9/2014
Location:Lake Dardanelle State Park
100 State Park Drive
Russellville, AR 72802
GPS: N35.2814678 W93.0417405
Contact:Contact AGFC West Central Office 877-967-7577 or christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:8/17/2014
Location:Lake Dardanelle State Park
100 State Park Drive
Russellville, AR 72802
GPS: N35.2814678 W93.0417405
Contact:Contact AGFC West Central Office 877-967-7577 or christopherrocole@yahoo.com or 479-331-2301.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:9/9/2014 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. | Registration at 7:30 a.m.
Location:Unity Assembly of God
1730 Sweeden Road
Pottsville, AR
Contact:For information, contact Joe Cummins at jsallen06@yahoo.com.  
Additional:Lunch is $5.00 it includes Dominos Pizza, drinks, and cookies.  
 Pulaski County
Date/Time:8/4/2014 through 8/25/2014 6-9 p.m. (Aug. 4, 11, 18 & 25| Must attend all four nights)
Location:Fellowship Bible Church
1401 Kirk Road
Little Rock, AR 72223
Contact:Register online at fellowshiponline.com/events.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Sebastian County
Date/Time:8/23/2014 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:9/20/2014 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:10/11/2014 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:10/27/2014 through 10/30/2014 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:11/15/2014 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:11/1/2014 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:East Arkansas Community College
1700 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335
Contact:Registration is required by calling 501-831-1504 or email algreen@agfc.state.ar.us with your name, date of the class and telephone number.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Union County
Date/Time:8/5/2014 through 8/14/2014 6-9 p.m. (August 5, 7, 12 & 14 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College
Center for Workforce Development
Room 121
3698 E. Main Rd.
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-864-7192 or ce@southark.edu.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:9/2/2014 through 9/11/2014 6-9 p.m. (Sept. 2, 4, 9 & 11 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College Library Auditorium
300 Summit
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-864-7192 or ce@southark.edu.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:10/7/2014 through 10/16/2014 6-9 p.m. (Oct. 7, 9, 14 & 16 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College Library Auditorium
300 Summit
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-864-7192 or ce@southark.edu.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:11/4/2014 through 11/13/2014 6-9 p.m. (Nov. 4, 6, 11 & 13 | Must attend all four nights)
Location:South Arkansas Community College Library Auditorium
300 Summit
El Dorado
Contact:Registration required by calling 870-864-7192 or ce@southark.edu.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Washington County
Date/Time:8/4/2014 through 8/6/2014 6-10 p.m. each night (Registration Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 p.m.)
Location:East Annex Room of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com or 479-841-5115.  
Additional:Registration is not required.

Must attend all three nights.

No food is allowed in class.  
Date/Time:8/15/2014 through 8/16/2014 4-8 p.m., Fri., August 15 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat., August 16
Location:Second Baptist Church
Hwy 412
Siloam Springs, AR
Contact:Register by calling 918-422-6519.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:8/18/2014 through 8/20/2014 6-10 p.m. each night (Registration Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 p.m.)
Location:East Annex Room of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com or 479-841-5115.  
Additional:Registration is not required.

Must attend all three nights.

No food is allowed in class.  
Date/Time:8/29/2014 through 8/30/2014 4-8 p.m., Fri., August 29 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat., August 30
Location:Second Baptist Church
Hwy 412
Siloam Springs, AR
Contact:Register by calling 918-422-6519.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:9/8/2014 through 9/10/2014 6-10 p.m. each night (Registration Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 p.m.)
Location:East Annex Room of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com or 479-841-5115.  
Additional:Registration is not required.

Must attend all three nights.

No food is allowed in class.  
Date/Time:9/19/2014 through 9/20/2014 4-8 p.m., Fri., Sept. 19 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat., Sept. 20
Location:Second Baptist Church
Hwy 412
Siloam Springs, AR
Contact:Register by calling 918-422-6519.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:9/22/2014 through 9/24/2014 6-10 p.m. each night (Registration Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 p.m.)
Location:East Annex Room of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com or 479-841-5115.  
Additional:Registration is not required.

Must attend all three nights.

No food is allowed in class.  
Date/Time:10/6/2014 through 10/8/2014 6-10 p.m. each night (Registration Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 p.m.)
Location:East Annex Room of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com or 479-841-5115.  
Additional:Registration is not required.

Must attend all three nights.

No food is allowed in class.  
Date/Time:10/20/2014 through 10/22/2014 6-10 p.m. each night (Registration Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 p.m.)
Location:East Annex Room of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department
1155 Clydesdale Drive
Fayetteville
Contact:For more information, contact Ruth McBride rmcbr1@yahoo.com or 479-841-5115.  
Additional:Registration is not required.

Must attend all three nights.

No food is allowed in class.  
 White County
Date/Time:8/16/2014 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:ASU Searcy
1800 E Moore Ave.
Searcy, AR
Contact:To register, call 501-207-6249.  
Additional:Registration Required.  
Date/Time:9/20/2014 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:ASU Searcy
1800 E Moore Ave.
Searcy, AR
Contact:To register, call 501-207-6249.  
Additional:Registration Required.  
Date/Time:10/18/2014 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:ASU Searcy
1800 E Moore Ave.
Searcy, AR
Contact:To register, call 501-207-6249.  
Additional:Registration Required.  
 Yell County
Date/Time:8/16/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Yell County Wildlife Federation Building
Hwy 22 West of Dardanelle
Contact:For more information, call Mark Corbin 479-968-0567.  
Additional:No registration required.

Lunch will be provided.  
Date/Time:9/13/2014 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Yell County Wildlife Federation Building
Hwy 22 West of Dardanelle
Contact:For more information, call Mark Corbin 479-968-0567.  
Additional:No registration required.

Lunch will be provided.