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:9/26/2015 through 9/27/2015 Saturday, Sept. 26 | 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 27 | 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.  
 Ashley County
Date/Time:10/20/2015 through 10/22/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Oct. 20, 21 & 22 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:UAM College of Technology
1326 Highway 52 N
Crossett
Contact:Register by text to 870-818-6378 or email laura.rogers@agfc.ar.gov.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 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.
 
 Bradley County
Date/Time:9/14/2015 through 9/17/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Sept. 14, 15 & 17 | 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. 
 
Date/Time:9/28/2015 through 10/1/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Sept. 28, 29 & Oct. 1 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Hermitage Elementary School
206 West School Drive
Hermitage, AR 
Contact:Register by calling 870-623-3800 or email to k.best@hermitageschools.org.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
 Cleburne County
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.  
Date/Time:10/3/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:The 4-H Clubhouse
4010 Libby Road
Heber Springs, AR
Contact:For more information, call 501-206-1437.  
 Cleveland County
Date/Time:11/30/2015 through 12/3/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Nov. 30, Dec. 2 & 3 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Cleveland County Farm Bureau
502 South Main
Rison, AR 71665
Contact:To register, text 870-818-6378 or email laura.rogers@agfc.ar.gov.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
 Conway County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:First Baptist Church
3631 Hwy 92
Center Ridge, AR
Contact:For more information, call Wes Hardin 501-215-7866 or Justin Mallett 501-208-4090.  
Additional:Registration is not required.  
 Craighead County
Date/Time:9/19/2015 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Location:Family Fellowship Baptist Church
2241 Old Greensboro Road
Jonesboro, AR
Contact:Registration is required by calling 870-897-4940 or email brian.aston@agfc.ar.gov.  
 Crittenden County
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.  
 Desha County
Date/Time:11/2/2015 through 11/4/2015
Location:UAM College of Technology
1609 East Ash
McGehee, AR
Contact:Call 870-224-3779 or email kuttenkulerA@uamont.edu for more information or to register.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Drew County
Date/Time:10/26/2015 through 10/29/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Oct. 26, 27 & 29 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:
Drew County Farm Bureau
656 Barkada
Monticello, AR
Contact:To register, text 870-818-6378 or email laura.rogers@agfc.ar.gov.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:11/17/2015 through 11/19/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Nov. 17, 18 & 19 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:
AGFC Monticello Regional Office
771 Jordan Drive
Monticello, AR 71655
Contact:To register, call 877-367-3559.  
Additional:
Registration required.
 
Date/Time:12/5/2015 8:30 a.m.- 7 p.m.
Location:UAM-Monticello 
Memorial Classroom Building Auditorium
562 University Drive
Monticello, AR
Contact:  
Additional:Registration required
by phone: 870-460-1327
by email: Dickson@uamont.edu  
online: http://www.uamont.edu/pages/resources/community-education/    
 Garland;Montgomery County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location:Grace Apostolic Church
192 Grace Lane
Royal, Arkansas 71968
Contact:Call Mr. Kitchens 501-538-8405 to register.  
Additional:Registration required. 

Lunch will be provided.  
 Hempstead County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 7 a.m.-5 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:10/24/2015 7 a.m.-5 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:11/7/2015 7 a.m.-5 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:12/5/2015 7 a.m.-5 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: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.
 
 Howard;Polk;Sevier County
Date/Time:9/28/2015 through 9/30/2015 6-9 p.m. (Sept. 28, 29 & 30 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Cossatot River State Park Natural Area
1980 Highway 278 West
Wickes 71973

GPS: 34.294231, -94.17741
Contact:Register by calling the Cossatot River State Park Visitor Center at 870-385-2201.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
Date/Time:10/19/2015 through 10/21/2015 6-9 p.m. (Oct. 19, 20 & 21 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Cossatot River State Park Natural Area
1980 Highway 278 West
Wickes 71973

GPS: 34.294231, -94.17741
Contact:Register by calling the Cossatot River State Park Visitor Center at 870-385-2201.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
Date/Time:11/9/2015 through 11/11/2015 6-9 p.m. (Nov. 9, 10 & 11 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Cossatot River State Park Natural Area
1980 Highway 278 West
Wickes 71973

GPS: 34.294231, -94.17741
Contact:Register by calling the Cossatot River State Park Visitor Center at 870-385-2201.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
 Independence County
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.
 
 Jefferson County
Date/Time:9/26/2015 through 9/27/2015 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, September 26 | 1-5 p.m. Sunday, September 27 (Must attend both days)
Location:Governor Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center
1400 Black Dog Road
Pine Bluff, AR 71611
Contact:For more information, please contact the Governor Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center at 870-534-0011.  
Additional:There will be a 30 min lunch break at noon. Please bring a sack lunch.
 
Registration is required by calling the nature center 870-534-0011 or sending an e-mail to info@deltarivers.com with your name, phone number, e-mail address and age.  
 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.
 
 Lonoke County
Date/Time:9/21/2015 through 9/24/2015 5:30-9 p.m. (Sept. 21, 22 & 24 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Lonoke Community Center
1344 West Front
Lonoke, AR 72086
Contact:To register, email Sally.Dugger@agfc.ar.gov or JJ.Gladden@agfc.ar.gov with your full name, date of birth, sex, race and complete address.  
Additional:Registration required.

Bring a sack lunch, snacks and drinks.  
 Lonoke;Pulaski County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:South Bend Fire Rescue
4414 Hwy 294
Jacksonville, AR 72076 
Contact:Register by calling 501-533-7345.  
Additional:
Registration required. Thirty minute lunch break.
 
 Montgomery County
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
31 Industry Drive
Mount Ida, AR 71957
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.   
 Ouachita County
Date/Time:9/26/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Calvary Baptist Church
319 Highway 278 E
Camden, AR 71701
Contact:To register, call Calvary Baptist Church office 870-574-0591.  
Additional:
Registration required. 

Lunch will be provided.
 
Date/Time:11/9/2015 through 11/11/2015 5:30-8 p.m. (Nov. 9, 10 & 11 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:AGFC Camden Regional Office
500 Ben Lane
Camden, AR 71701
Contact:To register, call 877-836-4612.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
Date/Time:12/12/2015 8 a.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Location:AGFC Camden Regional Office
500 Ben Lane
Camden, AR 71701
Contact:To register, call 877-836-4612.  
Additional:
Registration required. 
 
 Phillips County
Date/Time:9/19/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Phillips County Library
702 Porter Street
Helena-West Helena, AR 72342
Contact:To register, call 870-338-3537.  
Additional:Registration required.  
 Polk County
Date/Time:9/22/2015 through 9/24/2015 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Sept. 22-24 | 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.   
 Pulaski County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:AGFC Headquarters
2 Natural Resources Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205
Contact:To register, email Aimee.Swaim@agfc.ar.gov with the class date or call 501-223-6300.  
Additional:

Registration required. .

Thirty minute lunch break. Ok to bring a sack lunch.

 
Date/Time:9/21/2015 through 9/24/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Sept. 21, 22 & 24 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:
Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center
602 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, AR 72201
Contact:Registration is required by calling 501-907-0636.  
Additional:Space is limited.  
Date/Time:10/3/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:AGFC Headquarters
2 Natural Resources Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205
Contact:To register, email Aimee.Swaim@agfc.ar.gov with the class date or call 501-223-6300.  
Additional:

Required registration begins Sept. 12, 2015.

Thirty minute lunch break. Ok to bring a sack lunch.

 
 Pulaski;Saline County
Date/Time:9/19/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Bass Pro Shops 
1 Bass Pro Drive
Little Rock, AR 72210
Contact:To register, please call Tidy Henderson at 501-954-4517.  
Additional:Registration required.   
 Saline County
Date/Time:9/21/2015 through 9/24/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Sep. 21, 22 & 24 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Tyndall Park
Gene Moss Building
913 E. Sevier St
Benton
Contact:  
Additional:
Registration is 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:Tyndall Park
Gene Moss Building
913 E. Sevier St
Benton
Contact:  
Additional:
Registration is not required.
 
Date/Time:10/26/2015 through 10/29/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Oct. 26, 27 & 29 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Tyndall Park
Gene Moss Building
913 E. Sevier St
Benton
Contact:  
Additional:
Registration is not required.
 
Date/Time:11/9/2015 through 11/12/2015 6-9:30 p.m. (Nov. 9, 10 & 12 | Must attend all three nights)
Location:Tyndall Park
Gene Moss Building
913 E. Sevier St
Benton
Contact:  
Additional:
Registration is not required.
 
 Sebastian County
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.  
 Sevier County
Date/Time:10/24/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Provo Community Center
Provo, AR
Contact:For more information, call Tawana 870-582-1328.  
Additional:Registration not required. 

Bring a lunch or $5 for lunch.  
Date/Time:10/31/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:Provo Community Center
Provo, AR
Contact:For more information, call Tawana 870-582-1328.  
Additional:Registration not required. 

Bring a lunch or $5 for lunch.  
 Sharp County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Location:Ash Flat Fire Department
(Across from Walmart)
5 Goodwin Cove
Ash Flat, AR 72513
Contact:  
Additional:

Registration is required. To register on-line go to: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/hunter-education-course-tickets-18355707415
or call Mike Stanley at 870-847-0073 or Phillip Pickett at 870-847-2167.

Please bring your own lunch, drinks and snacks.

 
 Union County
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:9/14/2015 through 9/16/2015 6:30-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 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 6:30-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 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 6:30-10 p.m. each night (Register Monday 6-6:30 p.m., Class starts at 6:30 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.   
 White County
Date/Time:9/12/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:St. Mary's Non-Denominational Church
Hwy 36 and Saint Mary’s Lane (also known as Old Springfield Road)
South of Rose Bud, AR 72137
Contact:To register, call Jim Reese 501-269-0788, Charles Smith 501-556-2073, or Vic Rowell 501-472-0162.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:9/19/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:ASU Searcy
1800 E Moore Ave.
Searcy, AR
Contact:To register, call 501-207-4049.  
Additional:Registration required.  
Date/Time:10/17/2015 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Location:ASU Searcy
1800 E Moore Ave.
Searcy, AR
Contact:To register, call 501-207-4049.  
Additional:Registration required.