The IGFA’s education programs are based on the belief that the sport of angling is an important recreational, economic, and social activity on which the public must be educated to pursue in a manner that aligns with the IGFA’s mission of promoting responsible, ethical angling practices and environmental stewardship around the world. The IGFA has a Youth Education Initiative to teach 100,000 kids around the world to fish to help build the next generation of ethical, conservation-minded anglers.

Passports to Fishing

Passports to Fishing “clinics in a box” will be distributed internationally to facilitate youth angling events.

Online Courses

Free, online fishing education to provide training on basic fishing techniques and the conservation of game fish.

Youth Fishing Camps

Fun, safe and educational fishing camps at the IGFA

Strategic Partnerships

IGFA is partnering with respected leaders in youth angling education whose curriculum and programs align with the vision and mission of the IGFA.

School of Sportfishing

Seminars offering expert fishing advice for anglers of all skill levels