Help/FAQ

If you need assistance or have any questions about any part of our course, the F.A.Q. section is a good place to start. Browse the topics below to see if your question is answered.

How do I register for the New York State DMV approved defensive driving course?

Registering for our course is easy! Simply Click Here to begin the registration process. We will ask for basic information and as soon as you complete your registration, you will be able to start immediately. Beginning your New York defensive driving course is only a few minutes away.

When do I get my defensive driving certificate of completion?

Immediately upon graduation, we submit your defensive driving certificate of completion to the NYS DMV on your behalf. We also mail you physical copy of your certificate via standard mail. You should receive your certificate within 1-3 weeks of graduation. If you need your certificate quicker, we do offer multiple rush processing options that can get you your certificate in as quick as 24 hours.

How much does the online course cost?

Our online defensive driving course is offered at an everyday low price of $29.95. This great, low price includes:

  • Unlimited access to all course materials at any time
  • The ability to start and stop as you please
  • Easy, open book quizzes
  • Live support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Free completion certificate electronically sent to the DMV
  • Free certificate copy mailed to your home address

Register now to take advantage of this great price!

How long does the online course take to complete?

NYS DMV guidelines requires all defensive driving programs to be at least 320 minutes. While you will need to spend a minimum of 320 minutes working on the course, you can work in small chunks of time or do it all at once, whatever you prefer!.

How can I pay for the online course?

We accept all major credit and debit cards. If your card has either a Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express logo on it, you can use it to pay for the course. We also accept checks or money orders by mail. If you choose to pay this way, please make sure to send your payment in advance as you will not be able to complete the course without a payment on file. Please make any checks or money orders payable to:

New York Defensive Driving
295 Greenwich Street, Suite 350
New York, NY 10007

Are there any special computer requirements to participate in the course?

The only requirement is that you have internet access. As long as you can get on the internet (like you are now!) you are able to complete our course.

Can I take the entire online course from home?

Of course! That’s the whole point of taking an online course, isn’t it? As long as your computer at home can access the internet, you can complete the entire course from the comfort of your home.

I have already enrolled. How do I get back into the program?

If you’ve already enrolled and simply need to sign back in, all you need to do is navigate to our home page and log in with the username and password you created during registration.

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