Online Bowhunter Course Launched

A course on safe and responsible bowhunting has been approved by the New Zealand Game Animal Council

To be approved by the New Zealand Game Animal Council, the course must teach bowhunters to become:

  • Safe (by following all bowhunting safety rules)
  • Responsible (about hunting, wildlife, conservation, and bowhunting laws)
  • Knowledgeable (by knowing and demonstrating acceptable behavior and attitudes while bowhunting)
  • Involved (in joining and participating in bowhunting and conservation organizations)

The course was recently launched in association with the National Bowhunter Education Foundation and

Bowhunter Ed which is the official online course ot the National Bowhunter Education Foundation, teaches safe in-the-field practices, bow shooting basics, methods of bowhunting, shot placement and game recovery techniques.

Official New Zealand Bowhunter Safety Course