Wyoming Hunter Ed Student Manual PDF


The Wyoming Hunter Education Student Manual is developed for hunting students in Wyoming and approved by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. This manual introduces you to U.S. hunting regulations and provides general information about firearm equipment, basic shooting and hunting skills, ethics and safety, survival skills, and wildlife identification.

Wyoming is the nation’s 10th largest state, and it offers vast areas of land for outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department manages over 413,000 acres and grants public access to such areas as Deer Creek Canyon and the Shoshone River. In addition, the department provides access to animals ranging from antelope and bighorn sheep to mountain goats and turkeys.

With this handbook, you can ensure you are well-prepared to make every hunting trip a safe one. Hunting safety is everyone’s responsibility.

Topics include:

  • Using the Correct Ammunition
  • Good Marksmanship and Accuracy
  • Hunting Strategies
  • Primitive Hunting Equipment and Techniques
  • Hunting from Elevated Stands
  • Hunter Ethics
  • Preparation and Survival Skills
  • Wildlife Identification
  • And much more… 

Hunter Education  

Make your learning about hunting safety fun and easy by taking an online hunter education course at Hunter-Ed.com. Hunter Ed works with IHEA-USA, more than 35 state agencies, and industry partners to develop approved and recognized online hunter safety courses. With a safety course, hunters of all ages can become more successful and ethical hunters.

Any Wyoming hunter born on or after Jan. 1, 1966, needs to pass the Wyoming Hunter Safety course. Become a safer hunter today!