Archery Hunter Education Courses

An archery education course will provide a student with a wealth of knowledge regarding equipment, proper hunting methods, responsibilities, and general safety. Most classes will have some outdoor exercises. Passage of a final exam is required. You must attend every day of the class in order to receive your certificate.

Total Course = 10 Hours

  • Laws = 30 Minutes
  • Safety = 2 Hours
  • Equipment = 2 Hours
  • First Aid & Survival = 2 Hours
  • Map & Compass = 1 Hour
  • Ethics, Landowner Relations = 2 1/2 Hours

New courses will be posted below as they become available.

Can't find a course for your area? Contact the Regional Safety Coordinator for your area or the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.

Androscoggin County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Can't find a course for your area? Contact the Regional Safety Coordinator for your area or the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.
Aroostook County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Ashland - IF&W Headquarters

This is a combination archery and firearm safety course.


This class is full.
Traci Bushey


This class is full.
April 21, 23 and 25, 2014
9 - 5 p.m.


This class is full.
Caribou - Adult Ed

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Caribou Adult Ed
(207) 493-4272
June 9 - 11, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
Cumberland County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Casco - Recreation Center

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Casco Rec - Beth
(207) 627-4187
May 7, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 18, 2014
8 - 4:30 p.m.
Freeport - LL Bean Casco Street Conference Room

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
LL Bean Outdoor Discovery School
1-888-552-3261
or register online.
August 6, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
August 16, 2014
8 - 4:30 p.m.
and
September 13, 2014
8 - 4:30 p.m.
Freeport - LL Bean Casco Street Conference Room

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
LL Bean Outdoor Discovery School
1-888-552-3261
or register online.
August 20, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
August 30, 2014
8 - 4:30 p.m.
Franklin County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
No classes available at this time.
Cannot find a course for your area?
Contact the Regional Safety Coordinator for your area
or the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.
Hancock County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Tremont - Town Office

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Jen Shaw
(207) 266-8916
April 25, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
April 26, 2014
9 - 4 p.m.
Bucksport - Bucks Mills Rod & Gun Club

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
John Ladd
(207) 469-2936
May 23, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 31, 2014
8 - 4 p.m.
Kennebec County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
West Gardiner - Grace Community Chapel

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.

This is a combination archery and firearm safety course.
Lin Libby
(207) 724-3458
May 19 and 27, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 31, 2014
9 - 4 p.m.
Winslow Fire Department Don Perrine
(207) 660-6382
August 17, 2014
8 - 8 p.m.
Knox County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Hope - Beaver Lodge

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
5 Towns Adult Ed
(207) 236-7800, ext. 274
or register online.
July 8, 22 and 23, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
Hope - Beaver Lodge

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
5 Towns Adult Ed
(207) 236-7800, ext. 274
or register online.
August 5, 19 and 20, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
Rockland - City Hall Rockland Police Dept
(207) 594-0316
August 30 & 31, 2014
8 - 4 p.m.
Lincoln County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
No classes available at this time.
Cannot find a course for your area?
Contact the Regional Safety Coordinator for your area
or the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.
Oxford County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Mexico - Region 9

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Retion 9
(207) 364-3764
April 30, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 11, 2014
8:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Bethel - Telestar High School

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Adult Ed
(207) 824-2780
May 7, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 17, 2014
8 - 4:30 p.m.
Dixfield - American Legion

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Steven Hatch
(207) 320-0144
August 19, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
August 31, 2014
8:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Penobscot County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Old Town - Archery Center, 300 Main Street Bob Wengrzynek
(207) 827-9489
June 21, 2014
8 - 6:30 p.m.
Old Town - Archery Center, 300 Main Street
Bob Wengrzynek
(207) 827-9489
August 16, 2014
8 - 6:30 p.m.
Piscataquis County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Guilford - PCHS
Harold Currier
(207) 277-3115
September 22, 2014
6 - 9:30 p.m.
and
September 23 & 24, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
Sagadahoc County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Topsham - Merrymeeting Adult Ed

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Merrymeeting Adult Ed
(207) 729-7323
or register online.
May 1, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 18, 2014
8 - 4:30 p.m.
Somerset County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
No classes available at this time.
Cannot find a course for your area?
Contact the Regional Safety Coordinator for your area
or the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.
Waldo County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Northport - Outdoor Sportsman

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.

Outdoor Sportsman
(207) 338-4141

July 12, 2014
8:30 - 1 p.m.
and
July 19, 2014
8:30 - 4 p.m.
Washington County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
No classes available at this time.
Cannot find a course for your area?
Contact the Regional Safety Coordinator for your area
or the Recreational Safety Division Office at (207) 287-5220.
York County
Location
Contact
Date/Time
Alfred - Town Hall

This is a homestudy course. Homestudy requires attendance at all sessions as well as study at home.
Glenn Dochtermann
(207) 324-3018

Register only 2 weeks prior to course.
April 25, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 3, 20134
8 - 5 p.m.
Biddeford - New Life Christian Church, Route 111 Bob Walsh
(207) 752-1509
May 6 & 8, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
May 10, 2014
8 - 4 p.m.
Lyman - York County Fish and Game Club, Route 35 Butch Ridlon
(207) 499-2537
May 18, 2014
9 - 1 p.m.
and
May 24, 2014
9 - 3 p.m.
York - Fish and Game Club, Route 1
Tim Carle
(207) 698-4805
June 21 & 22, 2014
8 - 4 p.m.
Kittery - Trading Post Kittery Trading Post Customer Service
1-888-587-6246
July 2, 2014
6 - 9 p.m.
and
July 13, 2014
9 - 5 p.m.
Lyman - York County Fish and Game Club, Route 35 Butch Ridlon
(207) 499-2537
September 21, 2014
9 - 1 p.m.
and
September 28, 2014
9 - 3 p.m.