Online Hunter Education Courses

Any of these 4 courses make you hunter-ed certified upon completion of the online course. All of these courses are approved by the International Hunter Education Association (IHEA) and the certification is valid in all 50 states. These courses are user-friendly and self-directed.   Study at your own pace, then take the exam.

When you pass the online exam, you can print your Tennessee Hunter Safety Education Certificate and the information will be transferred to our license system to show to any officer that you are hunter education certified.

Options Available

In addition to the traditional hunter education course, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) is now providing an option to people age 9 and over to complete hunter education completely online with no field day requirement. 

Step 1: Complete one of the following online classes:

Step 2:  Print your Tennessee Hunter Safety Education Certificate after successfully completing the online course.

Step 3: Go, Hunting! 

Online Courses


NRA Hunter Education Course

This NRA Online Hunter Education course is designed to help new hunters of all ages learn how to be safe and responsible members of the hunting community.

From the organization that built the first-ever hunter education program in 1949, this state-of-the-art course is the most comprehensive online hunter education instruction in the United States...and it's 100% FREE

The NRA Hunter Education Course is a free course and is offered to numerous states across the nation.  The information contained in the course is not Tennessee state-specific and may contain some information contrary to Tennessee state law. 

Please reference the Tennessee hunting guide for specific Tennessee state hunting laws.

NRA Hunter Education Course


This  $29 course offers professionally narrated content, over 60 exercises, and videos, and the entire course is fully illustrated! It also includes an exclusive Virtual Field Day to prepare you for the field.

NRA Hunter Education Course


This course costs $34.95 and has some great features. Exam questions are read aloud, with pictures to trigger your memory,  a exclusive.  Pick your online learning style: listen, read, or both. Learn exactly how firearms work with detailed animations.



Interactive Course

Learn and test your hunting knowledge with the only gamified interactive course on the market. A dynamic hunter safety course that is built around real-life scenarios. Students complete in-game lessons and challenges that allow for a higher level of understanding and in-field confidence. Perfect for all ages! ($49.95)