Interested in Getting your CORE Training?

Band members who wish to take the Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Education (CORE) course are asked to contact the Band office as soon as possible. Proposed dates for a band-sponsored program are Oct. 6, 7 and 8 if there is sufficient interest.

The CORE program is B.C’s hunter education program. It is also a great program for anyone interested in outdoor recreation.

The CORE program consists of a practical firearms handling test, and a written examination on all of the following subjects:

• Conservation
• Ethics
• Law and Regulations
• First Aid and Survival
• Firearm Safety
• Animal Identification
• Bird Identification

B.C. Residents who are 18 years of age or older and who want to get a hunting licence (PAL or Possession and Acquisition License).are required to complete the CORE Program.

Contact Averil Henderson at 250-286-6949.