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Official North Carolina
Hunter Safety Course

ilearntohunt.com is a delegated provider for the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.

North Carolina safety education card

You need hunter education to purchase a hunting license in the state of North Carolina if you are a first-time hunter or are under 16 years of age and plan to hunt without an adult.

This course is approved by IHEA-USA and the state of North Carolina.

Get North Carolina Hunter Certified in 3 Steps

Pass the $49.95 Interactive Course

Learn and test your hunting knowledge while you venture through this fun, interactive hunter safety course.


Print Your Hunter Education Certificate

Once you have successfully passed the course, you can print your Hunter Education Certificate.


Get Ready to Go Hunting!

The Hunter Education Certificate that you printed in Step 2 serves as your permanent certificate.


Get Started

Start your Interactive Hunter Safety Course now and get your hunter education card today.

Why Take This Course?

Other Courses
North Carolina–Approved hunter education
No minimum time requirements
Complete the course in under 3 hours
Real-life situations
Role-playing simulations
Final exam

Take your Hunter Safety Course with you!
Download the app!

Developed to support students, this app is the mobile component to the web-based course. Learn on the go and start earning your North Carolina Hunter Education Certificate wherever you are!

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The Only Interactive Hunter Safety Course Approved by IHEA-USA and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

This interactive course was developed in accordance with the standards set forth by IHEA-USA and meets the requirements of the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.

Official course provider approved by:

North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
1752 Varsity Drive
Raleigh, NC 27606

Hunter Education Certificate

The Hunter Education Card

The Hunter Education Card is proof that you have successfully completed the online component of the state-mandated hunter education requirements.

Get Started

Start your Interactive Hunter Safety Course now and get your hunter education card today.

The Only Interactive Hunting Course


North Carolina-Approved Hunter Safety Education

Our interactive hunter safety course satisfies the online component of your hunter education requirements established by IHEA-USA and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.

No Minimum Time Requirements

Students complete our interactive courses faster than our traditional courses. Why? There are no timers—ever!

Complete Your Hunter Education Quicker

Instruction that engages the brain using both words and images has been shown to significantly increase student retention and comprehension. When you combine interactive learning with no time requirements, it's easy to see why students are choosing this course!

Real-Life Situations

Make choices for your character that will earn you awards and allow you to move through levels by applying what you’ve learned about hunter safety throughout the challenges.

Role-Playing Simulations

We made sure to include plenty of realistic simulations to keep you engaged along the way. Earn achievement badges as you master trip planning, emergency preparation, and safety operations. Crack all the levels, and you will be awarded your Hunter Education Certificate.


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North Carolina Hunting Laws and Regulations

Who is required to complete hunter education in North Carolina?

According to North Carolina law, all first-time hunters and all hunters under the age of 16 who are hunting without an adult must complete hunter education to hunt in North Carolina.

Is completion of the North Carolina state agency–approved course required to buy a hunting license?

Yes, North Carolina requires that first-time hunters and hunters under the age of 16 complete a course approved by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and IHEA-USA before a license will be issued.

Reciprocity

All U.S. states, provinces, and other countries that have mandatory hunter education requirements will accept the North Carolina Hunter Education Certificate. Likewise, North Carolina will accept Hunter Education certifications that are issued by other jurisdictions that meet official IHEA-USA requirements. (This is known as “reciprocity.”)

Frequently Asked North Carolina Hunting Questions

Price and Payment

How much does the North Carolina ilearntohunt Course cost?

The North Carolina ilearntohunt Course fee is $49.95.

Taking the Course

Do you need North Carolina hunter education?

You need education if you are a first-time hunter buying a hunting license in North Carolina or if you are under 16 years old and plan to hunt without an adult.

What is the minimum age to take this online course?

There is no minimum age requirement to take this online course.

Do I have to be a resident to take the North Carolina ilearntohunt Course?

You do not have to be a resident of North Carolina to take this online course.

Course Approval and Acceptance

Is the North Carolina ilearntohunt Course approved by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission?

The North Carolina ilearntohunt Course is approved and accepted by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission.

Is my North Carolina Hunter Education Certificate accepted elsewhere?

All U.S. states, provinces, and other countries that have mandatory hunter education requirements will accept the North Carolina Hunter Education Certificate. Likewise, North Carolina will accept Hunter Education certifications that are issued by other jurisdictions that meet official IHEA-USA requirements. (This is known as “reciprocity.”)

Quizzes and/or Exams

Do I have to take an online exam?

The Final Exam is the exam you take at the end of the online course. You must score at least 80% on the exam to pass. You have unlimited attempts to pass the exam. If you don’t complete the exam in one session, don’t worry. When you log in later, you will be taken to the first unanswered question of the exam.

About Your Certification

What is the proof of online North Carolina ilearntohunt Course completion?

Once you pass and pay for the online course, you will be able to immediately print out the Hunter Education Certificate. This is your proof of online course completion, and it serves as your permanent certificate.

What is the permanent North Carolina Hunter Education Certificate?

The Hunter Education Certificate is proof that you have successfully completed all the education requirements. This certificate is your permanent certificate and allows you to legally purchase a hunting license or permit where required.

Replacement of Lost or Damaged Documents

How do I replace my Hunter Education Certificate if I’ve lost it or it has been damaged?

To replace a lost or destroyed Hunter Education Certificate, log in to the course and print a new one.

Get Started

Start your Interactive Hunter Safety Course now and get your hunter education card today.

Customer Service

Your ilearntohunt course comes with a dedicated customer service team made up of real people, not robots. We’re here to provide assistance to you through all channels—phone, email, and chat.

We’re available to help you:

8:00am to 8:00pm CST
seven days a week
1-800-830-2268 (toll free)