ATV safety course offered
The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Oneida County ATV Association are sponsoring a Wisconsin DNR certified ATV safety course. The course will be held at the Oneida County Law Enforcement Center located at 2000 East Winnebago Street in Rhinelander. Dates and times for the course are Saturday Sept. 13 and Sunday Sept. 14, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each day. Fee for the course is $10 per student.
Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1988 and at least 12 years old must have ATV certification to operate on public areas. Students must be 12 years old to enroll in the course. There is no maximum age, and parents and adults are encouraged to enroll and participate in this course.
Students are now required to obtain a DNR customer ID number for any recreational safety class they attend. Please contact the DNR at 1-888-936-7463 between 7:00 AM and 10:00 PM daily to obtain this number before the course begins.
Advanced registration is required. Please contact Deputy Brad Fogerty at the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, telephone number 715-361-5132 for information or to register for the course.
Students with special needs ar asked to notify the department when registering and request special accommodations that may be required for participation.