Minnesota DNR offering virtual firearm safety classes for youth
Zones.// with turkey hunting season here ?
"* the minnesota department of natural resources is offering online firearm safety courses.
Kimt news 3's zach gilleland is live with what you'll see in classes this year and how they're changing because of the pandemic.xx katie and george ?
"* joe a of the d?
"*r tells me tha firearm safety classes are a hot ticket with turkey hunting season here.
Because of covid ?
"* kids can now participate in those classes by using a computer.
After the class young hunters then need to take a field day ?
"* in pe instruction with the firearm ?
"* anyone 14 and older ca that online as well.
Even with those changes ?
"* albert s you're still getting the same "the online course covers everthing that's covered in the classroom session as well.
Kind of the foundational information is all there.
What you get in the classroom is obviously some more hands?
At the end of the day the online course gives people the information they need."
Albert tells me these classes are backed up from last year ?
"* covid and ca fever to blame.
He said for some of the in?
"* person classs ?
"* people are driving two three hours to take the course.
Live in thank you zach.
Spring courses are being offered