Bear Awareness Online Course

Bear Awareness

Canada is bear country – home to vast populations of Grizzly and Black Bears stretching from coast to coast. Bears are unpredictable and it is important that you are aware of what to do in the event of a bear sighting or encounter. Knowing the appropriate response to an encounter with a bear could save your life and the lives of those you are with.

The information covered in this online Bear Awareness training program is relevant to individuals who spend time working, hunting, or enjoying recreational activities in bear country. The information in this course will help you to become more knowledgeable about your surroundings and prepare you to handle a situation where bears may pose a hazard to you.


The Online Bear Awareness Course Covers:

  • General Characteristics of Bears
  • The Difference Between Black Bears and Grizzly Bears
  • Bear Country Activities
  • Bear Confrontations


Course Duration

Approximately 1.5 hours



Following completion of this online Bear Awareness course, learners must complete an evaluation designed to reinforce the information presented. In order to receive a certificate of completion, a mark of 80% must be achieved. If the pass mark is not achieved, participants are able to repeat the course twice. Supplemental note pages for this course are available and can be accessed online.


Certificate of Completion

A certificate of completion will be made available for download and printing upon successful completion of this online Bear Awareness course.

Please contact us directly to purchase this course for multiple users.