Defensive Driving Course Information

We understand you’re busy, so we’ve made our course as simple and convenient as possible. Registering for our online defensive driving course takes only minutes. Once we have received your basic info, you’ll be given access to the course right away. You can pay for enrollment before starting or when you complete the course.

How it works:

  1. Enroll online for our defensive driving course
  2. Complete the 6 hour course at your own place
  3. We’ll report your completions to the New York DMV
  4. We’ll send a certificate to you for your insurance discount

How to take the course:

Our online course gives you the convenience of working at your own pace from any device with an internet connection. Whether you want to complete an hour every so often or complete the entire course in one day, we believe that should be your choice. As long as you have an internet connection, you’ll have the flexibility of taking the course from your mobile phone, tablet, laptop, desktop, etc. In no time you’ll start learning defensive driving techniques to become a safer driver.

Due to our many years of experience with online education, we’ve perfected our user interface to make your login and course experience easy. If you have any questions about the course feel free to contact our 24/7 customer service team, always available to answer your questions.

The course content:

If test taking makes you nervous, this is the course for you. Now with no final exam, you’ll be able to peacefully read through the course and absorb information without the added pressure of taking a final exam.

The course covers the following topics required by the NYS DMV:

  • Collision prevention and traffic factors
  • Alcohol and drug use
  • Accident prevention techniques
  • Use of occupant restraints
  • Risk factors involved in driver attitude and behavior
  • New York traffic law
  • Physical and mental condition of drivers
  • Defensive driving conditions and strategies
  • City versus suburban driving
  • Rural versus expressway driving

After you complete the course:

We’ll record your course completion with the New York DMV within days, so if you need a point reduction you’ll soon see up to 4 points reduced on your record. If you are taking the course for a 10% insurance discount, we’ll quickly send you a graduation certificate to show your insurance company.