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PA Fish and Boat Commission offers FREE Fishing Skills Instructor course
July 25, 2011
Meadville, PA – The Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission is looking for adult volunteer leaders, teachers, and educators to introduce youth and adults to fishing. A Fishing Skills Instructor workshop will be held on Saturday July 30th from 9:00am to 7:00pm at the Bossard Nature Center at Woodcock Creek Lake in Crawford County. This workshop is designed for adult educators and other group leaders that are interested in teaching youth and their families about fishing. After completion of classroom and on-shore fishing sessions, new instructors can lead Commission-sponsored SMART Angler Clinics and Family Fishing Programs. All training and access to materials needed to conduct these programs is provided. Participants should come prepared for hot, sunny, or wet conditions and bring their own water and lunch. Pre-registration is required. Contact Chad Foster at 814-683-5126 or . This course is ACT 48 approved.

The mission of the Fish and Boat Commission is to protect, conserve, and enhance the Commonwealth’s aquatic resources and provide fishing and boating opportunities. For more information about fishing and boating in Pennsylvania, please visit our website at


Keith Edwards

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