The Official Online AR Bowhunter’s Education Course

Approved by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, the National Bowhunter Education Foundation, and meets the standards of the International Hunter Education Association

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Arkansas Approved Bowhunting License Online Course

Arkansas State–Approved

The Bowhunter Ed Arkansas Course is approved by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, the state agency responsible for the administration of the Arkansas Bowhunter Education Certificate.

To be approved by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, a course must teach bowhunters to become:

  • Safe (by following all bowhunting safety rules)
  • Responsible (about hunting, wildlife, conservation, and bowhunting laws)
  • Knowledgeable (by knowing and demonstrating acceptable behavior and attitudes while bowhunting)
  • Involved (in joining and participating in bowhunting and conservation organizations)

For additional information on bowhunter education in Arkansas, contact:

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
2 Natural Resources Dr.
Little Rock, AR 72205
800-364-4263
http://www.agfc.com/


Meets NBEF Hunter Education Standards

NBEF Authorized Course

This AR bowhunter-ed.com online bowhunting education course was developed in accordance with the standards set forth by the National Bowhunter Education Foundation (NBEF). The NBEF administers the International Bowhunter Education Program (IBEP) in cooperation with state and provincial hunter education programs and state bowhunter organizations.

The IBEP is used in all states and Canadian provinces and follows the standards of the International Hunter Education Association, a professional organization of hunter education administrators from throughout North America. While basic hunter education courses include archery and bowhunting, the IBEP provides more in-depth skill information to help you become a more effective and responsible bowhunter.


Meets IHEA Hunter Education Standards

Meets IHEA-USA Standards

This AR bowhunter-ed.com online hunting education course was developed in accordance with the standards set forth by the IHEA-USA and meets the requirements of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission hunter safety mandate.

About the Standards

In 1999 the International Hunter Education Association (IHEA-USA) adopted a set of performance guidelines for basic hunter education courses. These standards have been used internationally by hunter education administrators to evaluate minimum core content in hunter education courses. Industry partners including the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and hunter-ed.com have used the revised standards to develop new student manuals and alternative delivery methods for hunter education (IHEA-USA Standards website).

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An Arkansas course that’s accurate, interesting and easy to understand.

Bowhunter Ed is committed to making sure Arkansas bowhunter education students learn the skills and information needed to have a safe, successful, and fun hunt.

Arkansas Bowhuner Safety Topics

Bowhunter Ed strives to ensure this AR online bowhunter safety course helps you become a more knowledgeable and ethical hunter. Educated bowhunters play an important role in making Arkansas a leader in conservation and wildlife management.