It’s time to sign up for the final hunter education course of 2017 in Great Falls.

Online registration is going on now. Everyone must register online, but there will be a two-day opportunity at Fish, Wildlife and Parks, 4600 Giant Springs Road, for those without access to a computer.

Anyone 10 years old or older may take the course.

Classes will run 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sept. 11, 12, 14, 18, 19 and 21 at East Middle School, 4040 Central Ave.  A field day will complete the course on Sept. 23 at FWP.

The first class night will start with a 10-minute, parent-student orientation in the school cafeteria, then the students will go to their classrooms.

To register online go to the FWP website, http://fwp.mt.gov, and follow the links to Education and Hunter education. Then go to Sept. 11 and select a classroom at East Middle School.

When registering, students must pick a four-hour time slot for the Sept. 23 field day, either 8 a.m. to noon or 1-5 p.m. For the morning time slot register for classrooms H1, H3, H4, H5 or H6; for the afternoon time slot register for classrooms H9, H11, H12, H13 or H14.

Those without computer access may register at FWP, 7-8 p.m., Sept. 7, or 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sept. 7-8.

After registering, downloading and printing the attached files, students must pick up a course manual, and read it before the first class. Manuals are available at one of the following locations: North 40 Outfitters, 4800 10th Ave. S.; Scheel’s in Holiday Village; Big Bear, 121 Northwest Bypass; or FWP.