You must pass both the online and portions of the Bowhunter education course in order to complete the Pennsylvania Bowhunter education requirements.
What To Expect at the
This is 4–6 hours, depending on the amount of students attending and will include:
- a classroom session
- outdoor shooting
- blood trailing
- demonstrations of tree stand safety
- survival skills
Most of the classroom topics will pertain to Pennsylvania-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.
Pennsylvania Game Commission
2001 Elmerton Ave.
Harrisburg, PA 17110-9797
Need help? Here are the answers to the questions Pennsylvania Bowhunter students most frequently ask.Frequently Asked Questions