STAR  Rider Incentives

After you've successfully completed an Idaho STAR rider education course, you'll receive a completion card in the mail. In addition to the personal pride you will feel after completing a STAR course, there are some other benefits that come with your accomplishment:

  • STAR training is associated with a 79% reduced crash risk and a 89% reduction in the risk of a fatal crash.
  • Within one year of your Basic I, Basic II, or Experienced Course, present your completion card when you apply for an Idaho motorcycle endorsement and the riding skills test will be waived.
  • Many insurance companies offer a premium discount to riders who have successfully completed an Idaho STAR course.
  • You'll experience a new level of confidence and increased skills, providing you with a safer and more enjoyable motorcycling experience.


Many local motorcycle dealers, shops, and other businesses offer generous discounts to Idaho STAR graduates. Show your Idaho STAR completion card and start saving on apparel, parts, accessories and insurance, and take advantage of special discounts some dealers offer from time to time exclusively to Idaho STAR  graduates. 

A list of businesses discounts state-wide can be found HERE.