Izaak Walton League of America - Frederick Chapter Est. 1923

Hunter Safety



Maryland Hunter Education Course

The Maryland Hunter Education Course is a minimum of 10 hours in length. Most classes run 12-14 hours. Students must attend all sessions of the class to pass. Most courses require that youngsters under the age of 14 attend with a participating adult.

The course includes instruction in: hunter responsibility, firearms and ammunition, firearm handling and safety, marksmanship and shooting fundamentals, principles of wildlife management, bow hunting, muzzleloader hunting, tree stand safety, safety and first aid, water safety, and Maryland legal requirements.

In order to pass the course, students must pass a 50 question multiple choice test with a grade of 80%, demonstrate to the instructor that he or she can safely handle a firearm through practical exercises and participate in live firing. Students must also be recommended by the instructor to obtain certification by demonstrating responsibility and the maturity to be a safe, responsible and ethical hunter. 

           

Class Times: 
Thursday & Friday from 6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.     Saturday 7:45 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 
Check our Hunter Safety Training schedule for Classes and costs.           

           
Location:
Frederick Chapter Izaak Walton League
                  4719 Reels Mill Road
                  Frederick, MD 21704
                      
            
           

   
Hunter Safety

Maryland Bow Hunting Safety Course

 

Class Times: 
Saturday 7:30 a.m. - Finish

 Check our Hunter Safety Training schedule for Classes and costs.               


Location:
Frederick Chapter Izaak Walton League
                 4719 Reels Mill
                  Frederick, MD 21704
                       
           

   Hunter Safety        

Maryland Muzzleloader Safety Course

 

Class Times: 
Saturday 7:30 a.m. - Finish

Dates Offered    
    

Check our Hunter Safety Training schedule for Classes and costs.         

Location: Frederick Chapter Izaak Walton League
                 4719 Reels Mill
                  Frederick, MD 21704