This course will help to ensure that you understand the rules, regulations, traditions and practices required to safely hunt in the NWT.

Get Your Hunter Education in
3 Easy Steps


Study and pass the
FREE online course.

Take the course wherever, whenever! Log in and study at your own pace. The course saves your progress wherever you leave off.


Print your NWT Completion Certificate.

When the course is successfully completed, print your Completion Certificate.


Visit your local ENR Office.

Have an ENR Officer sign your certificate.

What is NWT Hunter Education?

NWT Hunter Education is a seven-module course designed to teach hunters of all backgrounds and experience levels how to be respectful of wildlife, people, the environment and themselves while hunting. It is not meant to replace traditional, hands-on knowledge learned from elders or mentors.

Whenever possible, you should always find experienced hunters in your community to learn from and hunt with.

How do I complete the course?

Create a login profile with a username and password.

Take the chapters and complete the quizzes at your own pace.

When you are finished all of the chapters and quizzes, you will get a completion certificate.

Take the completion certificate to your local ENR Office, where the ENR Officer will verify your certificate and sign and date it.

Approved by the Government of Northwest Territories
& IHEA-Canada

Government of Northwest Territories

International Hunter Education Association is trusted by wildlife agencies across North America to deliver the highest level of hunter education. Our courses consistently receive the highest level of approval from both agencies and hunters. was developed in accordance with the standards set forth by the IHEA.

Official course provider approved by: Government of Northwest Territories
PO Box 1320, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, X1A 2L9

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Is there a cost for the Online Northwest Territories Hunter Education Course?


No. The online Northwest Territories Hunter Education Course is FREE to the customer.


What steps do I need to take to complete the Northwest Territories Online Hunter Education Course?


The Northwest Territories Hunter Education Course can be completed in 3 steps:

  1. Study and Pass the Online Course.
  2. Print your NWT Completion Certificate.
  3. Visit your local ENR Office.


What do I need to pass the online Hunter Education Course?


You must successfully complete each chapter quiz with a grade of at least 80%.


What if I fail a chapter quiz or the online Hunter Education Course?


No problem. You will receive your score and be allowed to review any of your wrong answers. You can then review the course material and take the quiz again. Keep in mind that each quiz generated is 100% unique. So, you will not see the same set of test questions on your next attempt.


Is there a time limit to complete the online course?


You can take the online course at any time, day or night.


What if I lose my Completion Certificate?


If you have lost your voucher you can sign in to your exam center and print out a new copy. You can also contact at 1-866-495-4868 or e-mail [email protected] and we will send you a copy of your voucher.

What to Expect from

Highly Engaging Coursework

The Northwest Territories course immerses you in an online hunter education course that is professionally narrated, beautifully illustrated, and designed to ensure your Northwest Territories hunter education training is successful. All of our hunter courses include a groundbreaking set of interactive animations used by hunting instructors in the classroom.

Learn Your Way on Any Device offers online courses that are 100% mobile friendly from beginning to end. This means that the course is designed to work on all of your preferred devices, including: smartphones, tablets, laptops, or desktop computers.

We Save Your Progress allows you to complete your hunter education at your own pace. Your course can be completed in one sitting or a little at a time over a few days. It’s completely up to you. You may log in and out of the course at any time, we’ll keep track of your progress. You pick up the course where you left off.

Complete Customer Care has 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:
Mon - Fri: 8am to 8pm CST
Sat - Sun: 8am to 5pm CST

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