Types of Learning Packages & CoursesDriving lessons packages – normally purchased by students who have driver’s license and need more lessons, special lessons or refreshing lessons while having long breaks in driving. This type of package also might be obtained by students who are willing to schedule road test appointments and bring own car to the road test.
Road test packages – include number of driving lessons purchased plus road test appointment made by school on your behalf, car rental for the road test and pre-licensing course certification.
Defensive Driving Course – Point Reduction/6-hour Course – You can take the course online. After completion you will receive a certificate which will allow you to reduce up to 4 points and reduce a car insurance rate up to 10%
How Many Hours Do You Need To Learn To Drive?
5 Hour Pre-licensing Course
A mandatory class certificate, required to schedule and pass your road test. Pre-licensing course is a one-time class, consists of 5 hours of instructing on rules and regulations for safety on the road. Please refer to the pre-licensing course page for more details.
How to Parallel Park
If you have a student visa you may be eligible to obtain a driver’s license in NYS. Call or visit DMV office to see if you can qualify
License have been revoked or suspended
- Alcohol and Drug Violation: 90 days, 6 months, 1 year
- Chemical Test Refusal – 1 year, 1.5 years
- Speeding and other – 6 months No insurance – 1 year
- Fail to file accident/pay child support/satisfy court judgement
Best procedure is to follow DMV notices and follow the requirements. You have to wait until suspension period is over and re-apply with DMV when they approve
Out of State Licenses, Permits
You cannot exchange out-of-state permit for a New York State permit. You may drive in New York State with a learner permit issued in another state if you re 16 or older, your out of state permit is valid and you obey all the restrictions of the state.