Youth firearms safety certification


Firearms Safety Certification for Youth

Requirements

Three basic rules of firearms handling

youth shooting practiceOutdoor News Magazine special for youth

When and where are firearms safety classes offered?

Classes are added to the DNR website as the information becomes available. Check back often.

What happens in the classes?

Cost

A fee of up to $7.50 may be collected by the instructor at the class for any costs they incur to conduct the class. The DNR course fee is $7.50, payable on-line after successful completion of course requirements.

On-Line Option

Youth ages 11 – 17: Youth can complete the 12-hour online course at HunterCourse.com. Attending a field day is required. Consider registering your child for a field day before they complete the online course; see availability by checking currently scheduled classes below.

Adults (18 and older)click here to start.

General information

Find (and sort) more courses on the DNR Safety Training Calendar!

Click on the course name for details.

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05/30/17

Lake Elmo***CLASS FULL***

Washington County

Firearm Safety Training Class ***CLASS FULL***

06/02/17

New Ulm***FIELD DAY IS FULL***SEE WAIT LIST INFO

Brown County

Firearm Safety Training Class***CLASS IS FULL --WAIT LIST ONLY

06/04/17

New Ulm***FIELD DAY IS FULL***SEE WAIT LIST INFO

Brown County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day***FULL***

06/05/17

St. James

Watonwan County

Firearm Safety Training Class

06/06/17

Brainerd

Crow Wing County

Firearm Safety Training Class

06/08/17

Miltona

Douglas County

Firearm Safety Training Class

06/11/17

Little Falls

Morrison County

Firearm Safety Training Class**CLASS IS FULL**

06/13/17

Eden Prairie

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

06/14/17

Lindstrom - Female only class

Chisago County

Firearm Safety Training Class

06/16/17

Halma

Kittson County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

06/17/17

Aitkin* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL * * *

Aitkin County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL* * *

06/25/17

Chisago City ***CLASS FULL***

Chisago County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day ***CLASS FULLL ***

06/26/17

Hugo

Washington County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

06/26/17

Savage

Scott County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/10/17

Lewiston

Winona County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/10/17

Lake Elmo

Washington County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/12/17

Edina

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/15/17

Aitkin

Aitkin County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

07/17/17

Lewiston

Winona County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/18/17

Warba

Itasca County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/21/17

New Ulm* *FIELD DAY IS FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY* *

Brown County

Firearm Safety Training Class* * FIELD DAY IS FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY* *

07/23/17

New Ulm* * FIELD DAY IS FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY* *

Brown County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day* *FIELD DAY IS FULL - WAIT LIST ONLY* *

07/24/17

St. Charles

Winona County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/24/17

Richfield

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/25/17

Graceville

Big Stone County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/31/17

Annandale

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

07/31/17

Truman

Martin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/01/17

Hugo

Washington County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/01/17

Rockford

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/01/17

Edina

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/02/17

Edina

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/05/17

Crookston

Polk County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

08/12/17

Grand Rapids - mother/daughter pairs or any Female

Itasca County

Firearm Safety Training Class - Females

08/14/17

Winthrop

Sibley County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/15/17

Crookston

Polk County

Firearm Safety Training Class

08/19/17

Aitkin

Aitkin County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

08/22/17

Carver

Carver County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

08/26/17

Royalton* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL * * *

Morrison County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL* * *

09/09/17

Tracy

Lyon County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

09/11/17

Hugo

Washington County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

09/12/17

Lake Elmo

Washington County

Firearm Safety Training Class

09/16/17

Hibbing* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL* * *

St. Louis County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL* * *

09/16/17

Aitkin

Aitkin County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

09/21/17

Pelican Rapids

Otter Tail County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/06/17

New Ulm

Brown County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/07/17

Halma

Kittson County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

10/07/17

Park Rapids

Hubbard County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

10/08/17

New Ulm

Brown County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

10/19/17

Grand Rapids - Parent/Child Class

Itasca County

Firearm Safety Training Class - Parent/Child Class

03/05/18

Wolverton

Wilkin County

Firearm Safety Training Class


There are organizations that include the DNR Firearms Safety Training class as part of an event or membership package they offer. The fee for the DNR firearms safety training is set at $7.50, with an option for the instructor group to charge an additional $7.50. However, these other programs have additional costs which are set by the providing organization.

Organizations offering a DNR firearms safety class