Three Basic Rules Of Firearms Safety

1. Treat each firearm as if it is loaded.
2. Always control the muzzle of your firearm.
3. Be sure of your target and what is beyond.


Our course is a basic introduction in the proper handling of firearms and understanding of hunting etiquette and hunting laws.  Parents are encouraged to continue their child’s development of the safe and responsible skills, knowledge, and attitudes discussed and taught in this course.

2017 Class Homework-Chaska

As stated under Homework on the Classroom tab:  Completion of all homework is a requirement of passing the class.

Due for May 18th-Review pages 13-113; look at wildlife identification pictures on pages 114-127.  Parent's night begins at 8:00p.m.

Due for May 11th-Read pages 103-127. Complete worksheets on pages 129 and 130.

Due for May 4th-Complete worksheets on pages 70, 71 and 72, using the Hunting and Trapping Regulation Handbook. (See link in "Classroom" page for electronic copy.)

Due for April 27th-54-82. Complete worksheets on pages 88 and 89.

Due for April 20th-Read pages 13-48. Complete worksheets on pages 35, 36, 37, 50 and 53.


Mound Class-2017

See Classroom tab above for more information on the class to be held in Mound.

As always, each class will be concentrating on hands-on education, with a large array of firearms in the class each week.  We have found this makes each class exciting, yet highly educational for each student.

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About Us


MN DNR Firearms and Hunter Safety Instructors

As certified instructors of the MN DNR firearms and hunter safety program, we provide an exciting and fun, hands-on classroom experience that will be remembered for a lifetime by each student.

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Classes Located at the Chaska VFW Post 1791 and Minnetonka Sportsmen, In.

Our class is a hands on class. We have firearms at every table during every class.  In addition, we will be engaging the entire class in activities such as gun carries, shooting positions, and zones of fire where each student is carrying a firearms.

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Range Day


Held at the Minnetonka Sportsmen Club

The Range and Field Test is the most anticipated activity of all students and as instructors, we strive to make the opportunity safe, fun and memorable.

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