Official Wisconsin Bowhunter Safety Course Online
Take this Wisconsin–approved course to complete your online bowhunter safety education.
pay only when you pass, unlimited exam attempts
Get Bowhunter certified in 3 steps.
Study and pass the $30.00 course, and pay a $10.00 state fee.
Finish any other requirements.
Get ready to go bowhunting!
Do you need Wisconsin Bowhunter education?
Anyone born on or after January 1, 1973 is required to possess a hunter safety certificate or a bowhunting education certificate in order to bowhunt in Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Requirements
You must be at least 18 years old to take this online course.
You do not have to be a resident of Wisconsin to take this online course.
What to Expect From Bowhunter Ed
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.
Comprehensive Instruction in Wisconsin Bowhunter Safety Education
This official training program is developed to meet the standards for Bowhunter safety education established by Wisconsin. Bowhunter Ed is the only safety course provider that develops print materials on behalf of government agencies responsible for Bowhunter laws and regulations.
As a course provider approved by Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, the Wisconsin Bowhunter Ed Course covers everything you may need to know in order to be safe.Sign Up For Free
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.
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.
8:30 a.m. to midnight CST Monday–Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CST Saturday & Sunday
Get help seven days a week from professionals like Bill, Diana, Heidi, Laura, Lilibeth, Liz, Marc, Nichole, and Thomas.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
101 S. Webster Street
PO Box 7921
Madison, WI 53707-7921
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?
Bowhunter education is currently required in many states. An approved Bowhunter safety course is required to comply with the laws and regulations in those jurisdictions. Depending on your age, you may be required to have the Bowhunter Education Certificate in order to legally buy a license or permit to hunt. For more information, see the Wisconsin Bowhunter Laws and Regulations page.
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