VHEA has created an on-line forum specifically for connecting with Virginia Hunter
Education Instructors. It’s a great way to voice opinions, discuss ideas, solve
problems and otherwise communicate with your local teaching peers.
To get started contact the forum administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org and provide your
full name, Instructor ID # and desired user name. Your account will be set up for
you and a temporary login will be sent to you.
Check out the forum by clicking on the image below:
The National Shooting Sports Foundation makes their safety and conservation educational
materials available to hunter education instructors. Per the order form, “This literature
line-up is available free in quantities of up to 100 each annually if requested by
volunteer hunter and firearms safety education instructors and is economically bulk-priced
for purchase by state agencies, manufacturers, retailers and other groups.” To see
the selection offered or to download the order form go to http://nssf.org/safety/lit/.
Remington offers FREE Hunter Education packages for qualified hunting, educational,
or gun safety instructors and educational programs (U.S. only). The package includes
25 1000 Commandments of Safety Flyer
4 Remington Shotgun/Shotshell Poster
4 Remington Centerfire Rifle/Ammo Poster
25 Remington Decal
25 Remington Lapel Pin
Your request should include one of the following:
• Letterhead of the educational organization
• Hunter Education Instructor card or certificate (this may be
state issued or come from a national organization)
• Range Officer card or certificate
Include the address of where you would like the package shipped. Because the materials
are customarily shipped via UPS, Remington cannot ship to a post office box. Please
allow 3-4 weeks for delivery.
Robert Burns of Austin Outdoors makes the Austin line of treestands available to
Hunter Education Instructors at wholesale prices. Contact Robert at 704-771-3114
for pricing and to place an order. Multiple payment options are offered; you will
need to provide your instructor ID number. See the SuperMag line of stands at www.austintreestands.com.
BRUNTON OUTDOOR GROUP Brunton offers a significant discount to instructors on binoculars,
compasses and GPS units. Contact them for availability and pricing at 800-443-4871
or e-mail a request to email@example.com. You will need to provide copy of your
instructor certificate. They accept only pre-paid (credit card) orders. View the
products at www.brunton.com.
BuckEye offers a 20% discount on any Orion XIR wireless trail camera and a 5% discount
on their X Series Wireless trail cameras (X7D or X80). Orders must be called in
to the Sales Dept. at 866-325-8172. You will need to fax a copy of your Hunter Education
Instructor card and pre-pay for all orders. A fax number will be provided at the
time of order placement. See their products at www.buckeyecam.com.
VHEA is set-up with Cabela’s for discounts on products purchases for hunter education
use only and NOT for personal use. Orders are screened based on products purchased.
If this is abused, VHEA will lose the discount privilege.
VHEA is currently a “level 1 account”. Discounts are based on volume of sales and
will vary from 0-10% based on the product. If as an organization we purchase over
$5,000.00 annually we will change to “level 2” and can receive up to a 15% discount.
In the event of a sale, you will be charged whichever is lower – sale price or discount.
To place an order, call 800-242-1596. 7 AM – 7 PM Monday - Friday CST. Internet
orders will not recognize the discount code, so orders must be called in. In-store
purchases are possible through the Customer Service desk. For all orders provide
the VAHEA account number 56625076 at the beginning of your order. The main account
mailing address is 1267 4-H Camp RD Appomattox, VA 24522; you will be asked to provide
a different address for shipping purposes.
Henry rifles can be purchased through the VAHEA. Discount pricing on three models
is as follows: Lever Action .22 ($145), Lever Action Youth .22 ($145) and Mini Bolt
Youth .22 ($120). There is no charge for shipping. You may purchase one of each.
You must provide VDGIF Richmond office with a signed copy of the FFL license of
a dealer who will receive the firearm for you along with your check or Visa/MC/AmEx
information. VAHEA will submit your order on association letterhead.
Orders must be submitted via fax to 503-526-1475 or email to ORDERS@LEUPOLD.COM.
Make sure to include the model number on the order form and payment information.
Applicable tax will apply based on your local tax rate. Shipping and handling fee
of $10 will also be charged to your order. Orders must be complete and accompanied
by all the supporting documents. You will need to subtract the discount percentage
listed on the order form from the MSRP price to get your price. Please note order
processing takes up to 2 weeks and delivery is taking up to 8-10 weeks. Once your
order is processed we will send you a confirmation e-mail.
All inquiries and orders must be accompanied by a copy of supporting documentation
i.e. a photocopy of your state certification card, name, mailing address, shipping
address, phone number, fax number, and e-mail address. You are requested to also
submit a list of classes taught in the current year and number of students. This
information must accompany your order form, no exceptions. No orders will be processed
without all the supporting documents.
Howard Wither, the owner of Liberty Archery is offering $50 off the Liberty 1 bow
package to hunter education instructors. Call 408-983-1127 (Santa Clara, CA); a
copy of your instructor card will be required to verify instructor status. Go to
www.libertyarchery.com for details on the bow.
PARKER BOWS Parker offers a discount for hunter education instructors that is 25%
off wholesale prices.
Call 1-800-707-8149 or 540-337-5426 and ask for Customer Service.
Identify yourself as a Virginia Hunter Education Instructor and have your e-mail
address ready. They will send you a set of forms to complete and return along with
a list of qualifying products. Parker will contact DGIF for verification of active
instructor status and process the order.
Mailing address: Parker Bows PO Box 105 Mint Spring, VA 24463
PSE ARCHERY Offers discounted rates on most of their bows and accessories; instructors
may purchase one bow per year. For discount pricing, contact Adrik Wahl at 520-594-5179
or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will need to provide copy of your instructor
certificate. The fax number is 520-884-1479.They accept only pre-paid (credit card)
orders. See their web site at www.pse-archery.com.
SUMMIT TREE STANDS
Offers a discount on stands. Call Customer Service at 256-353-0634. You will need
to e-mail them a copy of your HE identification. Once your active status is confirmed
they will send you an order form with the discount information. Go to www.summitstands.com
to view the products line, and use the “Contact Us” link on the bottom of the home
page to e-mail them.
THOMPSON / CENTER ARMS COMPANY Hunter Education Instructors may purchase one firearm
per year at distributor price, and unlimited accessories (except barrels). Write
your order in letter format and include copy of Instructor card. Add $3.00 shipping.
Accept Visa/MC, check, money order. Include signed copy of FFL dealers license for
modern firearms. www.tcarms.com. Customer Support Center phone number is 1-866-730-1614.
Click here to see the flyer for Otis’ NEW Instructor Discount Program. Each instructor
who has a valid ID on file at Otis is eligible for 40% off of MSRP, up to $300 per
year. This enables instructors to purchase items from either the Hunting/Sporting
Line, or the Law Enforcement Line.
Click herefor information on the Student Discount Program.
Otis also offers free instructional literature such as instructional sheets, bore
reflectors that double as a safety and the Student Discount Flyers (link above) that
can be handed out in classes. Instructors can also purchase additional cleaning
systems to use in the classrooms with a new 20% off discount. Please note that shipping
charges will apply to these types of purchases.
Visit www.otisgun.com to see the full product line.
As members of the International Hunter Education Association, you have the opportunity
take advantage of a great offer from Tri-Tronics. We are pleased to offer all active
IHEA members a 20% discount on any of our e-collar training systems (limit 2 per
Since 1968, Tri-Tronics is the recognized industry leader in electronic dog training
equipment by top dog training professionals and avid hunters. We manufacture Remote
Trainers, Bark Limiters, Beeper Collars, and Bird Releasing Systems. Tri-Tronics
is the only major e-collar manufacturer that can claim "Made in the USA".
To take advantage of either of these options or for more information, please contact
Warner Smith, 520-290-6000 ext. 7403 or email@example.com. For a complete list
of Tri-Tronics products visit www.tritronics.com.