Registration Open for Kalispell Wolf Trapper Certification Class

This one-time certification is required for all wolf trappers in Montana

By Beacon Staff

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will hold a wolf trapping certification class at its Region One headquarters in Kalispell in September.

The class will be held Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 490 North Meridian Road in Kalispell. This one-time certification is required for all wolf trappers in Montana. Individuals that have been certified in years past do not need to take the class again. Another wolf trapper certification class will be held at the fairgrounds in Kalispell on Saturday, Dece. 6.

Online registration is required for all participants. This course, and others scheduled around the state, can be found at fwp.mt.gov under the “Education” tab.

Classes are taught by FWP staff and experienced wolf trappers. In addition to specifics on equipment and techniques, participants will learn about the history, ethics, management, regulations and requirements of wolves and wolf trapping.

The entire Montana wolf trapping certification class education schedule can be viewed online.

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