Rushville Republican

March 26, 2013

Rushville Hunter Education Course nears

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — Conservation Officers announce a hunter education course has been scheduled for Saturday, April 6, in Rushville.

Fields’ Outdoor Adventures, 126 S. Perkins Street, will host the class which will begin at 8 a.m. and continue until approximately 6 p.m.

Those planning to attend need to register online prior to the class as seating and class size are limited.

To register and reserve a spot in the class, visit

Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes. Information given in the registration process is not shared.

Among the topics covered in the course are safe firearms handling and storage, tree stand safety, hunter responsibility and ethics, wildlife conservation and management, muzzleloading and archery, wildlife laws, game care, survival and first aid.  

To successfully complete the hunter education course, attendees must pass a comprehensive written test administered near the end of the course.

The hunter education course is open to the public at no charge. Children under the age of 12 should be accompanied by an adult.

Additional information on this hunter education course may be viewed when completing the online registration.