5 Hour Pre-license Class

Defensive Driving School offers the 5 Hour pre-licensing class every Saturday and the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month in Central Islip.  In Huntington Station the class is given every Thursday and the 1st, 2nd, and last Saturday of the month.  *Please check individual class schedules for exceptions or last minute changes

After you have a New York State Learner’s permit, you must complete a state mandated 5 hour pre-licensing course. Once you complete this course, you will be provided with a valid form MV-278 certificate which will enable you to schedule take  your DMV road test… and get your drivers license!

During our pre-licensing course, you will learn about:

  • Defensive driving techniques developed to keep you safe on the road
  • The effects of various restraining devices during a collision
  • How alcohol and drugs impair your ability to drive safely
  • How your mental state, level of fatigue, and driving skills are related to driver safety
  • The DMV “point” system and how it relates to your car insurance
  • The state and national transportation system
  • How the laws of physics relate to safely operating a motor vehicle
  • What actions you should take if you are involved in a collision

So what are you waiting for? This class is required for anyone in New York State who is trying to get their drivers license — so check out our class schedule below and sign up today!

→ Yes Gracie the 5 Hour Class IS 5 Hours long.    🙄 



1st and 3rd Tuesday
of the month
5:30pm - 10:30pmCentral Islip

$60.00Enroll Now

Every Saturday
10am - 3pmCentral Islip

$60.00Enroll Now

1st, 2nd & last Saturday of the month
10am - 3pm Huntington Station

$60.00Enroll Now

Every Thursday
5:30pm - 10:30pmHuntington Station

$60.00Enroll Now