Recreational Education

The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office is proud to offer recreational education courses including Hunter Education and Boater Safety.

2023 Course Dates

Hunter Education

To be announced…

Summer Boater Safety (Two Classes)

To be announced…

Please check back to see future dates and information to Hunting and Boating Safety Classes offered in Oceana County.


To register for Hunter Education or Boater Safety, please visit the Michigan Department of Natural Resources website.

Please Note: You must sign up online as well as print, sign, and submit an agreement form below.

Student Parent Guardian Agreement (PDF)


For Hunter Education questions, please contact Deputy Dean Wiegand at

For Boater Safety questions, please contact Deputy Tim Simon at (231) 873-6771 or