Hunter Education and Online Training

Bear Essentials

Course by: AHEIA

SKU: 1899


The Bear Essentials offers a comprehensive education. Utilizing interactive audio, pictures, narrations, simulations, videos, and quizzes, the Bear Essentials will equip individuals with the knowledge of the types of bears in Alberta, their habits and habitat, and how you can keep safe when venturing into bear country.
This course may be taken online from any internet-enabled computer and can be paused and resumed at anytime. There is a minimum time requirement for each module. You must view the slide modules for the required amount of time before being permitted to move on to the next module and complete the course.

Course Outline

Essentials of Bear Diversity

How Bear Aware are You?

  • Identifying Grizzly Bears
  • Identifying Black Bears
  • Gender Identification
  • Bear Tracks

Bear Fare

  • Opportunistic Eaters
  • Natural Diet
  • Other Food Sources
  • Scat

Bear Biology

  • Reproductivity

Bear Ecology

  • Black Bear Range and Movement
  • Grizzly Bear Range and Movement
  • Denning and Hibernating

Essentials about Bear Encounters

  • Adventures in Bear Country
  • Camping and Fishing Tips
  • Tips for the Successful Hunter in Bear Country
  • Tools
  • Firearms

Bear Encounters: Coming Face to Face

  • Assessing an Encounter
  • Defensive Bears
  • Predatory Bears
  • Bear Communication
Course Details
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Our bundle contains the Provincial required Online Hunter Education Certification course and the Bear Essentials co
$99.95 CAD