Hunting Courses

The 10 hour Ontario Hunting Course offered by Firearm Safety Canada is available to CFSC/exam graduates only. 

This version of the Hunter Course is specifically deigned for those who have already successfully completed the CFSC and exam.

The MNR mandates that Proof of CFSC/exam completion is required to be eligible for the 10 hour OHEC.

Acceptable Proof:

  1. A copy of your “Firearm Course Report” signed by your CFSC Instructor/examiner showing successful completion of the CFSC/exam OR
  2. Your PAL or RPAL

Hunting courses are scheduled for the Spring and Fall. If you are interested in taking the Hunting course, send us an email to get on our notification list and we will email you when we have set up a course date.

The Hunting Course is a mandatory 10 hours long, plus exam time. As such, we schedule them for a Friday evening and full day Saturday.

COURSE FORMAT

Friday Evening:     6:30pm to 9:30pm

Saturday:                8:30am to 4:30 pm  with exam following.

HUNTER TEXTBOOK

NOTE: The Hunting textbook is a mandatory requirement by order of the MNR.                      It is the students responsibility to insure that he/she has a textbook for classroom use. Textbooks may be shared between two people living at the same address.

The Hunter Textbook may be ordered on line, directly from the Ontario Federation of Anglers & Hunters, just click the Hunter textbook, or by phone at 1-705- 748-5785.   Students who show up to class without a textbook are prohibited from attending the course and unfortunately no course refund is available as a result. 

The 2019-2020 HUNTING REGULATIONS SUMMARY is a free download. Just click the regulations below. 

WILD TURKEY HUNTING IN ONTARIO

Click here, for the free online Turkey Course.