Courses & How-to-Register
- First review our Hunter Education Course Schedule and Course Types in the tabs below.
- In the student’s CIN account, click Hunter Education (from the Main Menu), then click the Register for Hunter Ed Classes button, and follow the prompts.
2019 Statewide Hunter and Bowhunter Education Courses
Below you will find a current list of scheduled statewide hunter and bowhunter education courses. This list is updated as we hear from our volunteer instructors. Check back frequently if you do not see a class in your area as this list is updated daily.
Hunter Education Homework
It is necessary to have access to a computer, printer and adequate internet to download and print the pdf version of the student manual and worksheets. Students must print and bring the completed worksheets to class to gain admittance. Students do not need to print out the entire manual, just the worksheet pages. This manual meets the pre-course homework requirement portion of any instructor-led hunter education course. Click here to download the FREE pdf student manual and worksheet.
The electronic manual DOES NOT qualify youth hunters for the Mentored-Youth Quiz or for the Mentored-Youth Hunting Program.
Hunter/Bowhunter Education Course List
Keep checking on a regular basis for our 2018 hunter and bow hunter education instructor-led course schedule. Courses are added to the below class listing as we hear from our teaching teams.
For specific course times, locations and registration information you MUST be logged into the students New Mexico Online License System account.
Courses listed as Hunter Education are for students of any age. Field Day Hunter Education courses are for students ***10 years of age and older for these classes. Additionally, Live-Fire may be associated with any course and indicates that students will participate in an actual shooting activity on a range. Bowhunter student courses will not certify a student to hunt with a firearm.
Note: sort the contents of this table by clicking arrows next to column names (either up or down), or by typing a single word into the search box. Search examples could be: NEW, Valencia, Bowhunter, etc.
|County||City||Class||Class Date||Registration Opens||Notice|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Hunter Education / Field Day||Sep 16||Class Date Updated|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Hunter Education||Oct 26-27||Oct 7|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Bow Hunter Education||Dec 7||Nov 18||Updated|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Hunter Education||Jan 18-19||Dec 30|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Hunter Education||Mar 14-15||Feb 24|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Bow Hunter Education||April 4||Mar 6|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Bow Hunter Education||Jun 13||May 25|
|Bernalillo||Albuquerque||Bow Hunter Education||Dec 5, 2020||Nov 16|
|Catron||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Chaves||Roswell||Hunter Education||Oct 5-6||Sep 20|
|Cibola||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Colfax||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Curry||Clovis||Hunter Education / Live Fire||Sep 27-29||Aug 30|
|De Baca||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Dona Ana||Las Cruces||Hunter Education / Field Day||Nov 2-3||Oct 8|
|Eddy||Artesia||No classes at this time.||Oct 4-5||Sep 20|
|Guadalupe||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Harding||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Hidalgo||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Lea||Lovington||Hunter Education||Sep 20-21||Aug 26|
|Lea||Hobbs||Hunter Education / Live Fire||Sept 3, 5, 9, 10, 12, 14||Aug 5|
|Lincoln||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Los Alamos||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Luna||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|McKinley||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Mora||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Otero||Mescalero||Hunter Education||Sep 28-29||Sep 5|
|Otero||Mescalero||Hunter Education||Oct 5-6||Sep 13|
|Quay||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Rio Arriba||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Roosevelt||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|San Juan||Bloomfield||Hunter Education||Nov 15-17||Oct 15|
|San Miguel||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Sandoval||Santo Domingo Pueblo||Hunter Education / Field Day||Sep 28||Sep 7|
|Sandoval||San Felipe||Hunter Education||Nov 23-24||Nov 8|
|Santa Fe||Santa Fe||Field Day||Oct 19||Sep 9||Full|
|Sierra||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Socorro||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Taos||Taos||Hunter Education||Dec 6-8||Nov 18|
|Taos||Taos||Hunter Education||Jan 17-19||Dec 30|
|Taos||Taos||Hunter Education||Feb 14-16||Jan 27|
|Taos||Taos||Hunter Education||Mar 6-8||Feb 17|
|Torrance||Moriarty||Hunter Education / Field Day||Oct 26||Oct 8|
|Union||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
|Valencia||N/A||No classes at this time.||N/A||N/A|
Bowhunter Course Options
Field Day Bowhunter Course – is for students 11 years of age and older. This is an accelerated four (4) hour course that focuses on hands-on skills only and field evaluations. Students participating in the Bowhunter Field Day course are REQUIRED to complete the online Field Day qualifier course and exam at www.bowhunter-ed.com/newmexico/. This course is a user pay. It is necessary to have access to a computer, printer (for completion certificate) and adequate internet access to complete the online portion for the Bowhunter Field Day.