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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09/23/17

New Ulm* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL * * *

Brown County

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

09/23/17

Huntly

Faribault County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

09/24/17

Sleepy Eye ***CLASS FULL***

Brown County

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

09/25/17

Mora* * *CLASS IS FULL * * *

Kanabec County

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

09/25/17

Madelia

Watonwan County

Firearm Safety Training Class

09/26/17

Princeton* * * CLASS IS FULL* * *

Mille Lacs County

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

09/26/17

Dassel

Meeker County

Firearm Safety Training Class

09/30/17

International Falls

Koochiching County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

09/30/17

LeRoy

Mower County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

09/30/17

Alexandria ***CLASS FULL***

Douglas County

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

09/30/17

Gaylord* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL * * *

Sibley County

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

10/01/17

Henning

Todd County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

10/01/17

St. Cloud

Stearns County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/02/17

Hibbing

St. Louis County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/06/17

New Ulm* * *CLASS IS FULL * * *

Brown County

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

10/07/17

Halma

Kittson County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

10/07/17

Park Rapids ***CLASS IS FULL***

Hubbard County

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

10/07/17

Pillager ***CLASS FULL***

Cass County

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

10/08/17

New Ulm* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL * * *

Brown County

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

10/08/17

Duluth ***CLASS FULL***

St. Louis County

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

10/10/17

Brainerd

Crow Wing County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/14/17

Rochester ***CLASS FULL***

Olmsted County

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

10/14/17

Lake Benton

Lincoln County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/15/17

Lake Benton

Lincoln County

Youth Firearm Safety-On-Line Field Day

10/16/17

Nevis

Hubbard County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/19/17

Grand Rapids - Parent/Child Class

Itasca County

Firearm Safety Training Class - Parent/Child Class

10/20/17

Dodge Center **CLASS IS FULL**

Dodge County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/21/17

Rochester* * *FIELD DAY IS FULL * * *

Olmsted County

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

10/21/17

Pipestone

Pipestone County

Firearm Safety Training Class

10/28/17

Sandstone

Pine County

Firearm Safety Training 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