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    Defensive Driving School has been helping Suffolk County residents improve their defensive driving skills, reduce their car insurance costs, and get licensed for over 40 years. We are committed to helping our community by equipping students of all ages with the skills they need to be safe and competent drivers.
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Defensive Driving

Defensive Driving Course

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Completion of our certified Defensive Driving course will result in a 10% car insurance discount, and four DMV point reductions from each attendee’s driving record. Our classes are conducted by our certified instructors weekly in both our Central Islip and Huntington Station Suffolk County Long Island locations.


Pre-License Class

5-Hour Pre-License Class

If you are a new driver, you must complete a state-mandated 5-hour pre-licensing class after you receive your New York State Learner’s permit. Once you complete this mandatory course, you will be provided with a valid form MV-278 certificate which will enable you to schedule your DMV road test… (and get your drivers license)!


Teen Drivers Education

Defensive Driving School is collaborating with  Ivy League School and the Gersh Academy to provide cars and instructors to their teen driver education program. Ivy League School is a private school that has been around since 1961 and has recently expanded into secondary education including a Drivers Education program. They are located at 211 Brooksite Drive, Smithtown NY.

 The Gersh Academy is one of the most respected private schools in New York, with multiple locations across Long Island. Their teen driver education program is  located at 358 Hoffman Lane in Hauppauge.  For more information or to sign up please select one of our links below.

Ivy league Drivers ED

Gersh Academy Drivers ED


Private Driving Lessons

Private Driving Lessons

Learning to drive is an essential part of gaining (or retaining) independence in life. We recognize how important learning how to drive is to our students, and our goal is for each student to enjoy the process of learning how to drive as much as the end result. Our patient instructors have been specially selected and trained to teach you accident avoidance techniques as well as how to pass the NY State road test.