The Vermont Homestudy Class
You must pass both the online and Homestudy Class portions of the Bowhunter education course in order to complete the Vermont Bowhunter education requirements.
Important Homestudy Class Information
Locating and Signing Up for the Homestudy Class
After passing the online portion of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department Bowhunter education course, you will need to locate and sign up for the required Homestudy Class.
Locate and sign up for the Homestudy Class in your area.
Important! Bring your Homestudy Qualifier Certificate to the Homestudy Class as proof of having completed the online course.
Warning! Passing the online course does not guarantee you a spot at the Homestudy Class.
What to Expect at the Homestudy Class
This is 4–6 hours, depending on the number 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 Vermont-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 Homestudy Class portion of the Bowhunter education requirement, you will receive your Certification Card.
Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department
National Life Records/Dewey Building
1 National Life Drive
Montpelier, VT 05620-3201