Douglas County Sheriff’s Office To Host Hunter Safety Courses March 25 & April 8

Posted By on March 14, 2017

Courtesy of the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office · 1 min read

MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will host two separate hunter safety classes, one on March 25 and the other on April 8.

Both classes run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the sheriff’s office, 1038 Buckeye Road in Minden.

In addition to bringing the completed work book, participants should bring a lunch as well.

The classes are limited to 35 students per class and pre-registration is required.

To register, visit and click on “Learn and Participate/Hunter Ed Class.”

The completion of a work book is mandatory prior to the class. The workbook can be obtained from the sheriff’s office or purchased online. Cost of the course is $5 unless the participant is under the age of 18. Registration fees under 18 years of age will be paid for by the Carson Valley Chukar Club.

The Hunter Safety Class is a certified course and anyone who passes will receive a certificate that is valid anywhere in the United States and Canada. The certificate allows the bearer to purchase a hunting license.

The course will cover wilderness survival, gun safety, wildlife habitat and conservation, archery and hunting regulations.