Alexandria Chapter of the Izaak Walton League

2729 Garrisonville Road, Stafford, VA 22556

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Chapter NRA Courses
VA DGIF Hunting Education Courses


ITAR Certification form is required due to the ITAR (International Trafficing in Arms Regulation), where only U.S. Citizens can receive firearms training. Click here to find out more about the ITAR law.

Hunter Education:
Virginia requires Hunter Education if you are 12–15 years old or a first-time hunter. The Hunter Education dates planned at the chapter are listed above. To sign up for any Hunter Education classes go to And click on the link
"Find and Register for a Class Near You" Enter 22556 for Stafford IWLA
Virginia Hunter Education Association is going to have their FUN shoot again this year on July 13, 2019 at Shady Groove. A link to the flyer is below.Saturday, July 13, 2017 from 9 am – 1:30 pm
  • Shady Grove Sporting Clays, 11781 Lucky Hill Road, Remington, VA 22734•Competition with prizes for high score individual adult, individual youth, adult team and youth team
  • Cost per person per round of 60clays is $50.00. Youth 16 and under shoot for half price. Adult team of 4 per round - $200.00.
This is a FUN shoot, so individuals and teams can shoot more than one round.Click here to see the EVENT flyer
Hunter Skills Weekend September 6 – 8. Want to learn a new hunting skills or hone the ones you have? Looking for expert instruction? Then this is the workshop for you! This is a family oriented fun pack weekend where everything is included in the price. For additional information click on

Leonard Hart - Champions of Hunter Education Award

Leonard Hart - Morgan Award as VA's top instructor
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Training primarily consists of Chapter NRA Courses and VA DGIF Hunting Education classes.

For information about Hunting on the Chapter property (to include the required education brief), please go to the Chapter Hunting page.

For more information, contact:
Nick Roberge, Training Committee Chair , nick[DOT]roberge[DOT]iwla[AT]gmail[DOT]com

For more information on Outdoor Recreation: Outdoor Ethics, see IWLA Outdoor Recreation: Outdoor Ethics