Indiana Hunter Education Association

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2024 4-H Shooting Sports Spring Workshop

Ross Camp, West Lafayette, Indiana – April 5-7th, 2024

Interested in becoming a certified 4-H Shooting Sports Volunteer?  Registrations for the upcoming Spring Workshop is now online. Each year IDNR’s Hunter Education Program, in association with Purdue University, provides two training workshops for the 4-H Shooting Sports Program. This training is required to be a volunteer instructor in a county 4-H Shooting Sports Program.

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2024 Work Weekend

Ross Camp, West Lafayette, Indiana – March 1st – 3rd, 2024

Help IHEA and the Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Education get ready for another exciting year of trainings, programs, and workshops at Ross Camp, West Lafayette, Indiana on March 1st – 3rd.  Every year volunteers descend on the camp and get the facilities, equipment, and other house-keeping tasks completed for the upcoming year.  Join IHEA on March 2nd and participate in an IHEA Board of Directors Meeting at 6:30pm. Good food, good times, and hard work!

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Mission Statement

…to promote hunter education by providing a medium for the exchange of views and experience; by fostering individual, federal-state, and state cooperation and coordination in mutual problems; by promoting the reciprocal recognition of properly educated hunters between districts of the state of Indiana; by cultivating characteristics of honesty, self-discipline, self-reliance, mutual consideration, essentials of good sportsmanship and good citizenship; by promoting programs to prevent hunter accidents; by upholding the image of hunting both as a legitimate tool of wildlife management and as a recreational sport throughout the state of Indiana and to carry out the effective presentation and dissemination of these purposes.

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Executive Committee

Roger Hosbrook


Mark Demske


Robyn Woodruff

Treasurer / Membership Secretar

Jared Beck

Recording Secretary

ICO Lt. Andy Hagerty

IDNR Law Enforcement Outdoor Education Officer

Chris Clark

IDNR Law Enforcement Hunter Education Coordinator

Tim Beck

IDNR Law Enforcement Hunter Education Coordinator