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Test your knowledge!

AHEIA has just released our newest online program "Identification of Alberta's Game Fish Quiz"! 

This Free Quiz is aimed towards new and experienced fishing enthusiasts alike to teach them the key identifying features for 21 of Alberta's commonly caught game fish.

Try our new free, online, multiple-choice quiz with 25 Alberta game fish photos to identify. Photos are randomly generated each time to ensure participants are seeing new questions each time they take the test. You may take the test as often as desired!

Test yourself here: AHEIA.com/FishID

Try this question below!
This fish is a:
A) Rainbow Trout
B) Mountain Whitefish
C) Bull Trout - Protected. Must be released.
D) Tiger Trout

Find the answer posted at the end of this email!
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Important Notice
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Calgary Firearms Centre Shotgun Leagues
 

All abilities welcome to join in on the Youth and Women’s Shotgun Leagues this season. Our first session starts in under a month on May 5, so if you’re interested in coming out make sure to register soon! Our Leagues are designed for those just coming to try shooting for the first time as well as lifetime shooters coming to perfect their shot.

For more information or to register online now, click the button below.

More information & Register Now
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Upcoming Raffle Draw
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2021 Shoot Program + Upcoming
 
Holdsworth-Nattrass Shoot

Attention all Trap Shooters!

The 2021 Calgary Firearms Centre Shoot Program is here! This year we are excited to be offering a full complement of registered trap shoots. Details of all the shoots are outlined in the Program. The first event you will see on the list is the Holdsworth-Nattrass Trap Shoot on May 8-9, only a couple weeks from now! Click the button below to have a look at the 2021 Shoot Program.
View 2021 Shoot Program
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Firearms Wanted!

Maybe you've inherited a firearm you don't want to keep, or have a firearm you no longer use, but would like to see it go to a good cause? AHEIA is a not-for-profit organization that provides conservation and outdoor education to the public, and your donation allows us to continue delivering and expanding our programs.

AHEIA accepts firearms as donations to support our conservation education programming. We will provide a tax receipt for the donation value.

For more information or to donate, call 403-252-8474 or 1-866-852-4342 or email info@aheia.com.
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Pleasure Craft Operator Training

Get your Canadian Boating Licence with AHEIA's Online Pleasure Craft Program!

Anyone operating a motorized pleasure craft in Alberta is required to hold proof of education from a Transport Canada–approved course. Follow these 3 simple steps to get your PCOC (Boating Licence)

  1. Use our easy online course to study for your test on any internet-enabled device.
  2. Pass the online test (unlimited free retries, if needed). 
  3. Immediately print your temporary card while we mail you your permanent card.

This online course may be taken from any internet-enabled computer and can be paused and returned to at any time. There is a federally-required minimum time set for each module. You must view the slide modules for the required amount of time before being permitted to move onto the next module and complete the course. 

Sign Up Today!
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AHEIA's Calgary Firearms
 
Centre Summer Hours

It's already that time again! From May 1st - September 30th, the Calgary Firearms Centre summer hours are in effect. Summer hours at the CFC means the range is open 12:00pm - dusk every Wednesday! 

For directions to the Calgary Firearms Centre, click here.
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National Park Annual and Daily Fishing Permits

Buy your 2021 National Park Fishing Permits from AHEIA! Contact our Calgary or Edmonton Office to purchase your 2021/2022 National Park Fishing Permits.

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Parks Canada Discovery Passes

Purchase your 2021/2022 Parks Canada Discovery Passes (Annual) and National Park Entry Passes (Daily) from AHEIA! Available from our Edmonton and Calgary offices. Contact us for more information or to purchase.

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*POSTPONED*
 
Fifth Annual New & Used Gun Sale

Please note that the 5th Annual New & Used Gun Sale, originally scheduled to take place on May 1, has been postponed. 

This event will take place at a later date so keep an eye on our social channels and website for further updates.

 

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ONLINE LEARNING

Have you tried any of AHEIA's Online Programs? With our ever-expanding library of available options, you're sure to find a program that fits your interests in our online education options. 
  
  
AHEIA Courses and Information
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This fish is a:
A) Rainbow Trout
B) Mountain Whitefish
C) Bull Trout - Protected. Must be released.
D) Tiger Trout

If you chose C, a Bull Trout, then you are correct! Bull Trout are a protected species in Alberta and if caught they must be released. If you would like to learn more, try out our NEW "Identification of Alberta's Game Fish Quiz" on our website! Click the button below to get started.

We are also still offering our online Alberta Fishing Education Program, an 8 module + final exam comprehensive training tool for new and experienced anglers. Click the button below for more information.
Identification of Alberta's Game Fish Quiz
Alberta Fishing Education Program
Current Raffles

AHEIA is a not-for-profit organization, and fundraisers such as these raffles allow us to continue educating the public on the places and wildlife cherished by Albertans. Support AHEIA and help us educate the public on the importance of conserving the wild for the generations of tomorrow.

Varmint/Target Rifle Fundraising Raffle - Draw Date: May 14, 2021

APTA Fundraising Raffle - Draw Date: July 24, 2021

Specialty Shotgun Fundraising Raffle - Draw Date: August 22, 2021

Upland/Waterfowler/Sporting Firearm Fundraising Raffle - Draw Date: September 3, 2021

Blaser Shotgun Raffle - Draw Date: September 3, 2021

 
PLEASE DONATE TODAY!
Employment Opportunities
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Upcoming Courses

 
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Calgary

Please call 403.252.8474 for the future availability of CFSC, CRFSC, Hunter Education courses. 

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Edmonton

Please call 780.466.6682 for the future availability of CFSC, CRFSC, Hunter Education courses.

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Facilities and Hours


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Calgary Conservation Education Centre of Excellence
CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL
FURTHER NOTICE


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Calgary Firearms Centre
Open with guidelines to reduce contact and abide by Alberta Health recommendations.
Open Wednesday - Saturday, Noon -
6:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm.


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Edmonton Conservation Education Centre of Excellence
CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL
FURTHER NOTICE


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Alford Lake Conservation Education Centre of Excellence
CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC UNTIL
FURTHER NOTICE
The Alberta Conservation and Hunter Education Program is viewed as one of, if not the finest in North America. We, as an Association, are working with instructors to provide material and information to perpetuate and enhance this excellent program. Through information exchange, equipment availability, and continued communication, we endeavour to meet individual instructional needs and enable the instructor to present the best quality education possible.
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AHEIA Calgary Conservation Education Centre for Excellence
911 Sylvester Crescent, SW
Calgary, AB T2W 0R8
Phone (403) 252-8474
Fax: (403) 252-3770
Email: info@aheia.com
Toll Free: 1-866-852-4342
AHEIA Edmonton Conservation Education Centre for Excellence
#88, 4003 - 98 St.
Edmonton, AB T6E 6M8
Phone (780) 466-6682 
Fax: (780) 431-2871
Email: edmontoninfo@aheia.com
Toll Free: 1-866-282-4342
Should you have any questions, comments, suggestions, feedback or concerns please contact AHEIA at info@aheia.com or call 403.252.8474
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