The New York State Defensive Driving Course can help you reduce up to 4 points from your driving record. This does not apply to points received after the course. It is only applicable to points received within the 18 months before the course. Students may only take this course every 18 months for the purpose of point reduction.
This course fulfills the 6-hour traffic school requirement for insurance reduction in the State of New York.
New York Defensive Driving Course contains the most current information on defensive driving, collision avoidance, and the dangers of alcohol and drugs.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
This course consists of several different components which include power point presentations, lecture, real life case studies, class discussion and hands on demonstration. Students must bring a valid Driver’s License to class.
Course Duration: 6 hours of training (not including class breaks).
Upon completion of training, all participants will receive a certificate of completion from the National Safety Council (NSC) and the National Traffic Safety Institute (NTSI) which will be submitted to the Department of Motor Vehicles.