Mississippi’s Hunter Education Online Course
Below is the link to the only internet course approved by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks for Hunter Education certification.
Beginning July 31, 2020, Mississippi residents age 12 and over can complete their hunter education requirement online. The internet course, Today’s Hunter in Mississippi, is video-narrated and interactive. The card from the online course can be presented as a digital or paper copy to license vendors to purchase a hunting license (Online Hunter Ed Course).
This certification will be retroactive from July 1, 2019 for Mississippi residents age twelve (12) and above. Students who are currently “in progress” on the course will receive a their full certification upon completion. Students who have finished the course since July 1, 2019 will need to log back into the course to receive full certification.
- Log back into the course
- Update and complete the personal information page
- Download your certificate
Residents under 12 (ages 10-11) can obtain their Hunter Education requirement through a classroom course. Students must pre-register for the class, click the following link https://education.mdwfp.com/Web/Event/CountySelection (Due to Covid-19, classroom courses are currently unavailable at this time).
**Any resident that may still need to take a three hour course will be able to take it as a part of a full day course when classes resume.