Defensive Driving Course

6 Hour Defensive Driving Course

This is a comprehensive driver safety course designed to provide techniques for safe and lawful driving. Aside from refreshing your driver knowledge, completing this course additionally provides the following benefits:

  • Helps to prevent you from losing your license in the event you accrued 11 or more points on your driving record
    • 4 points are ‘subtracted’ for the purposes of calculating a suspension if you have 11 or more points
    • the tickets/points do not physically come off your driving record
  • Learn about the New York State point system
  • Reduce the base rate of your auto and motorcycle insurance premiums by 10% for three years

Completing this course DOES NOT

  • Prevent a mandatory suspension or revocation
  • Eliminate your responsibility to pay a driver responsibility assessment
  • Give you a way to reduce future driver violation points