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Welcome to the New Brunswick Firearms Safety/Hunter Education Home Study Course! This course may be used in two ways:

Note: The Home Study option is not available to persons under the age of 18, who must attend the classroom program. Adults with no prior experience handling firearms or exposure to hunting are also encouraged to take the classroom course.

Course materials for this Home Study Course are based on curriculum used in the Canadian Firearms Safety/Hunter Education Program and may differ from those used by other jurisdictions. If you live outside of New Brunswick you should check with your local provincial, territorial, or state government to learn more about the hunter education program offered where you live.

 At this site you will find information about:
 Hunter Education
  • Hunter Education requirements for New Brunswick hunters

     The Home Study
  • A step-by-step description of how the Home Study Option works

     Firearms Safety
     Part A
  • Course materials for the Canadian Firearms Safety Course (Part A) including the Canadian Firearms Safety Course student handbook, and reading and exercise assignments.

     Hunter Education
     Part B
  • Course materials for the Hunter Education Course (Part B) including the Atlantic Provinces Hunter Education student manual, the current provincial hunting regulations booklet, and reading and exercise assignments.

  • Eligibility information for non-residents

  •  FAQ's
  • A list of course related questions

  •  Links
  • Links to related hunter education sites

  •  Contact Us
  • Contact information

  •  Français
  • The French version of the site

  • Use the navigation bar provided at the bottom of each page to work your way through the site. Clicking on the NB icon at the top of the page will take you to the Home Page from any part of the course.

    It is hoped that you both enjoy and learn from the hunter education training materials provided here. Good luck and safe hunting!