Those wishing to obtain their first resident hunting license, who are 14 years of age or over, must successfully complete the Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Education (C.O.R.E.) program examinations.
A complete course of instruction in C.O.R.E. is now offered. The course will help prepare the student for the written examination and practical firearms safety test which is also provided. The graduate C.O.R.E student will be given the necessary course completion forms to receive the C.O.R.E certificate.