Sat, December 13, 20148:00 AM
Free Hunter Education courses are scheduled for December 13 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Academy (1300 Lynn Street, Thibodaux) and on December 14 from 8 to 11 a.m. at LPSO Shooting Range (3451 Hwy 182, Raceland).
The course will cover topics such as hunter responsibility and ethics, how firearms work, firearms handling and safety, survival and first aid skills, and hunting techniques.
There is no cost for this course, but advance online registration is required. For more information, contact the LPSO Training Academy at (985) 449-4480, weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or email Lt. Nolan Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone born after September 1, 1969, who wishes to obtain a hunting license in Louisiana, must successfully complete a hunter education course. Some exceptions may be granted.