The New York
You must pass both the online homework and portions of the Bowhunter education course in order to complete the New York Bowhunter education requirements.
Locating and Signing Up for the
You should locate and sign up for the required before beginning the homework portion of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Bowhunter education course.
If you have not already signed up for your , locate and sign up for the in your area.
Important! Bring your Bowhunter Education Certificate of Qualification to the as proof of having completed the online homework.
Warning! Passing the online homework course does not guarantee you a spot at the .
What To Expect at the
The course length is a minimum of 7 hours. Course topics covered include:
- becoming a more successful bowhunter
- bowhunting equipment
- bowhunting techniques
- tree stand safety
- bowhunter ethics
Most of the classroom topics will pertain to New York-specific regulations and issues that are not covered in this online course. Be sure to have proper clothing for the outdoor sessions.
After attending and passing the portion of the Bowhunter education requirement, you will receive your Bowhunter Education Certificate of Qualification.
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway Albany, NY 12233-4800 1-888-486-8332