Youth firearms safety certification


Firearms Safety Certification for Youth

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Requirements

Three basic rules of firearms handling

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!

Calendar of firearms classes

Click on the course name for details.

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01/23/17

Rothsay

Wilkin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

01/24/17

Buffalo

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/02/17

Finlayson

Pine County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/02/17

Cannon Falls

Goodhue County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/02/17

Prior Lake

Scott County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/04/17

Cokato

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/06/17

Vermillion

Dakota County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/06/17

Waverly

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/07/17

Roseville

Ramsey County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/13/17

Alexandria

Douglas County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/15/17

Osseo

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/20/17

Prior Lake

Scott County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/21/17

Houston

Houston County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/22/17

Little Canada

Ramsey County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/23/17

Cottonwood

Lyon County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/24/17

Pequot Lakes

Crow Wing County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/25/17

Fulda

Murray County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/27/17

Pierz

Morrison County

Firearm Safety Training Class

02/27/17

Annandale

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/02/17

Coon Rapids

Anoka County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/04/17

Wanamingo

Goodhue County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/04/17

Royalton

Morrison County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

03/04/17

Spring Valley

Fillmore County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/06/17

Roseau

Roseau County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/06/17

Hugo *** CLASS FULL ***

Washington County

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

03/07/17

Waconia

Carver County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/07/17

Montgomery

Le Sueur County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/07/17

Watertown

Carver County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/14/17

Jackson

Jackson County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/16/17

St. Croix

Washington County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/20/17

Fergus Falls

Otter Tail County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/24/17

Maple Plain

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/28/17

Morristown

Rice County

Firearm Safety Training Class

03/31/17

Dodge Center

Dodge County

Firearm Safety Training Class

04/06/17

Rockford

Wright County

Firearm Safety Training Class

04/06/17

Grand Meadow

Mower County

Firearm Safety Training Class

04/18/17

Bloomington

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

04/18/17

Edina

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

04/19/17

Edina

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

05/01/17

Richfield

Hennepin County

Firearm Safety Training Class

05/08/17

Hugo - Female Students Only

Washington County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

05/15/17

Cook

St. Louis County

Firearm Safety Training Class

05/19/17

Tracy

Lyon County

Firearm Safety Training Class

05/20/17

Greaney

St. Louis County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

05/21/17

Marshall

Lyon County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

07/17/17

Lewiston

Winona 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

09/09/17

Tracy

Lyon County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day


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