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Free hunter education classroom courses scheduled for June and July

Free hunter education classroom courses scheduled for June and July


The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office will host free Hunter Education Classroom Courses in June and July for anyone ages 10 or older.

The June classroom course will be offered Wednesday, June 20 through Thursday, June 21.

The first day will be the classroom portion from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Academy, located at 1300 Lynn Street in Thibodaux. The class will resume the following day from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the LPSO Shooting Range located at 3451 Highway 182 in Raceland.

The July classroom course will be offered Wednesday, July 25 through Thursday, July 26.

The first day will be the classroom portion from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lafourche Fire District #3 Galliano Station, located at 17462 West Main Street in Galliano. The class will resume the following day from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the LPSO Shooting Range located at 3451 Highway 182 in Raceland.

Class size is limited. Advance registration is required. Participants must attend BOTH days of the class and pass a written and practical exam to be certified. Firearms and ammunition should not be brought to any of the courses, but snacks are permitted.

For more information, or for assistance with online registration, call the LPSO Training Academy at (985) 387-4480 weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or email Lieutenant Nolan Smith at nolan-smith@lpso.net.