Colorado law requires that anyone born on or after January 1, 1949, complete an approved hunter education course before applying for or buying a Colorado hunting license. Colorado Parks and Wildlife Hunter Education Courses, led by certified volunteer hunter education instructors and/or CPW staff, are offered throughout the state year round.
NCRGC has two instructors certified to conduct Hunter Education Courses which consists of classroom time and shooting at the Club.
Hunter Education Instructor: Dean Sailer
Hunter Education Instructor: Brian Holder
Call (970) 282-1648 to check for cancellations or range closures.
Great news! Governor Polis signed House Bill 22-1168: Public School Hunter Education Seventh Grade Course into law on April 21, 2022. With the signing of the bill, students will hopefully now have an easier time getting into a class and earning a Hunter Education Certificate. Here is the letter from Jordan Likes, Statewide Hunter Education Coordinator, announcing the new program.