Hunter & Boater Safety

This course offers a unique educational experience which provides students with the opportunity to become a responsible hunter and boater. Students will learn the basic hunter techniques, outdoor safety and shooting skills, and obtain a Hunter's certification card. Students MUST be 16 at the beginning of this course to enroll.

Credits:  Half (0.5) Credit Course
Estimated Completion Time: 1 semester/4 weeks

* This course is only available during summer sessions.

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Unit 1: Boater Safety

  • Before Getting Underway
  • Getting Out on the Water
  • Navigation and Safe Operation
  • Missouri’s Legal Requirements of Boating
  • Boating Emergencies
  • Enjoying Water Sports

Unit 2: Hunter Safety

  • Introduction to Hunter Education
  • Wildlife Conservation and Management
  • Be a Responsible and Ethical Hunter
  • Outdoor Safety
  • Basic Shooting Skills
  • Basic Hunting Techniques
  • Alternative Hunting Equipment
  • Know Your Hunting Equipment
  • Be a Safe Hunter

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