Hunter-trapper education class

Date: Saturday, Aug. 10, 9 a.m-3:30 p.m.

Location: Benscreek Social & Citizens Club, 157 Club Road, Lilly 15938

Class limit: 40

Contacts: Travis Swires 241-7771 or John Cadwallader 659-6874

Date: Saturday, Aug. 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Gallitzin Sportsman Association, 71 McCoy Street, PO Box 25, Gallitzin 16640

Class limit: 60

Contacts: Carrie or Phil Andraychak 886-7279

By law, all first-time hunters and trappers, regardless of age, must successfully complete a Hunter-Trapper Education course before they can buy a license. A training certificate is awarded at the end of a course. The training consists of two parts; online independent study and classroom training. Prior to attending a class, you must complete online independent study which will take approximately 4 hours. The classroom training sessions last 6 hours and you are required to pass a certification exam at the end of the class.

To register for classes and to access the online training log onto: and click on the Hunter-Trapper Education Classes.

You must be 11 years old to attend the calss.