Official Idaho Hunter Safety Course

Take this Idaho–approved course to complete your online hunter safety education.

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Do you need Idaho Hunting education?

You need education if you were born after Dec. 31, 1974, unless you show proof of previously having a valid hunting license in Idaho or any other state.

Get hunter certified in 3 steps.

  1. Study and pass the $24.50 online course.

  2. Finish any other requirements.

  3. Get ready to go hunting!

Idaho Department of Fish and Game Requirements

You must be at least 9 years old to take this online course.

You do not have to be a resident of Idaho to take this online course.

After This Course

After passing the online course, you are required to attend the Field Day to complete your hunting safety certification.


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What to Expect From Hunter Ed

Live‐Action, High‐Definition Videos

Our course videos feature a combination of professional educators (who double as professional actors), entertaining storylines, and up‐to‐date scenarios that give you one of the most effective ways to learn safe hunting practices.

Watch this 73-second sample to see how we put you in the hunter’s camo.

Comprehensive Instruction in Idaho Hunting Safety Education

This official training program is developed to meet the standards for Hunting safety education established by Idaho. Hunter Ed is the only safety course provider that develops print materials on behalf of government agencies responsible for Hunting laws and regulations.

Learn Your Way on Any Device

Hunter Ed offers online courses that are fully mobile-friendly from start to finish. This safety course is designed to work on your smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop computer.

Saved Progress

You may complete the course at your own pace. The course can be completed in one sitting or a little at a time over several days. Log in and out at any time, and we'll keep track of your progress. Most students finish the course in a few hours.

We’re people, not robots.

Our customer service team, made up of real people with real Hunter Ed experience, is here to provide assistance through all channels—phone, email, and chat.

9:00 a.m. to midnight EST, seven days a week.

Get help seven days a week from professionals like Katy, Heidi, Josh, Misty, Liz, Allen, and Thomas.

1-800-830-2268 toll-free



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Idaho Approved

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Idaho Department of Fish and Game
P.O. Box 25
Boise, ID 83707

Made in the U.S.A.

This Idaho hunter safety course is proudly made to serve students, agencies, and organizations in the state of Idaho and worldwide.

How do I get my Idaho Hunter Education Certificate?

1. Study and pass the Idaho Department of Fish and Game-Approved online course.

Study and pass the $24.50 course. Throughout the Idaho Hunter Ed Course, you’ll be tested on what you’ve learned.

2. Sign up for and attend the Field Day.

Immediately print out your Hunter Online Component Voucher, which you will need to bring with you to the Field Day. The Hunter Online Component Voucher is good for 365 days. You need to locate and sign up for the Field Day. To sign up, go to

Remember: Passing the online course does not guarantee you a spot at the Field Day.

3. Get your Idaho Hunter Education Certificate.

You’ll receive your permanent Hunter Education Certificate after successfully completing the Field Day. The Hunter Education Certificate will be mailed to you.

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Need help? Here are the answers to the questions Idaho Hunting students most frequently ask.

Idaho Frequently Asked Questions