New York Bowhunter Education Course Homework

Take this New York–approved course to complete your online bowhunter safety education.

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Get bowhunter certified in 3 steps.

  1. Register for the field portion of the course.

  2. Complete this $30.00 online homework and print out the completion Homework Voucher.

  3. Bring your Homework Voucher to the in-person Bowhunter Education Course that you registered for.

Do you need New York Bowhunter education?

All first-time bowhunters must complete an approved bowhunter education course as well as an approved hunter education course.

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Requirements

You must be at least 11 years old to take this online course.

You do not have to be a resident of New York to take the homework.

After This Course

After completing this online homework you will receive a New York Homework Voucher. This is not your official certificate to buy a license. Bring this voucher to your Bowhunter Education Course as proof of homework completion.

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What to Expect From This Homework

Live‐Action, High‐Definition Videos

Our course videos feature a combination of professional educators (who double as professional actors), entertaining storylines, and up‐to‐date scenarios that give you one of the most effective ways to learn safe bowhunting practices.

Watch this 67-second sample to see how we put you in the bowhunter’s camo.

Comprehensive Instruction in New York Bowhunter Safety Education

This official training program is developed to meet the standards for Bowhunter safety education established by New York. Bowhunter Ed is the only safety course provider that develops print materials on behalf of government agencies responsible for Bowhunter laws and regulations.

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State-Approved Content

As a course provider approved by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, the New York Bowhunter Ed Course covers everything you may need to know in order to be safe.

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Learn Your Way on Any Device

Bowhunter Ed offers online courses that are fully mobile-friendly from start to finish. This safety course is designed to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.

Saved Progress

You may complete the course at your own pace. The course can be completed in one sitting or a little at a time over several days. Log in and out at any time, and we'll keep track of your progress. Most students finish the course in a few hours.

We’re people, not robots.

Our customer service team, made up of real people with real Bowhunter Ed experience, is here to provide assistance through all channels—phone, email, and chat.

9:00 a.m. to midnight EST, seven days a week.

Get help seven days a week from professionals like Katy, Heidi, Josh, Misty, Liz, Allen, and Thomas.

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Albany, NY 12233-4800

Made in the U.S.A.

This safety course is proudly made to serve students, agencies, and organizations worldwide.

How Do I Get My State Bowhunter License?

Both hunter education and bowhunter education is currently required in New York in order to purchase a bowhunting license. For more information, see the New York Bowhunter Laws and Regulations page.

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