Frequently asked questions
What are the state requirements for Drivers Ed in Idaho?
Who is required to take Drivers Ed in Idaho?
Students ages 14 ½ to 16 must take an approved Idaho Training course.
How old do you have to be to take driver's ed?
Is 14½ too young for drivers ed?
How do I register for a class?
Click here and complete our online registration. You can pay online.
How and when do I schedule in-car instruction?
Call or text Doug or Shelly at (208) 392-7305. Drives are for 11/2 hours, the 1st drive is at 50% completion of online course, 2nd drive at75% and 3rd and 4th is at 100% complete.
Where do I get a copy of the Idaho Driver's Manual?
Where do I apply for a driving permit?
Your county driver’s license office is the go-to place for Idaho driver’s licenses and instruction permits, it is located at 400 N Benjamin Ln #101, Boise, ID 83704.
Click here for a map or call for more information. Driver Services: (208) 334-8735.
What do I need to apply for a permit?
Getting Your License
Step 2: Get Your Driver Training Permit
Step 3: Take Driver Training
Step 4: Practice! (Since June 30, 2007 all permit-holders
must obtain no less than six months and 50 hours of
supervised driving time. (10 of these hour must be
during the night)
Step 5: Pass Your Tests*
Make an appointment with a skills tester. The written knowledge test is $6.00 and the road
skills test is $17.50. Note: If you fail either test, you can take them again after three days. You’ll have to pay the test fees again.