Driver Education

DRV001 NEW YORK STATE “FIVE-HOUR” PRE-LICENSING COURSE
In order to obtain a driver’s license in New York, NYS DMV requires that all permit holders successfully complete a five-hour program. Requirements: Pre-registration required, recommended to register early. Must bring NYS Permit. Please arrive 15 minutes early for processing—late arrivals will not be admitted. There will be an additional $25 fee for a replacement certificate. (5 Hours)

DCC Main
5058   10   3:30 pm – 9:00 pm (R)   1/14   DCC   C Firehock   $41
5059   11   9:30 am – 3:00 pm (S)   2/13   DCC   C Firehock   $41
5060   12   3:30 pm – 9:00 pm (R)   3/10   DCC   C Firehock   $41
5061   13   9:30 am – 3:00 pm (S)   4/9   DCC   C Firehock   $41

Dutchess South
5062   90   9:30 am – 3:00 pm (S)   1/23   DS   C Firehock   $41
5063   91   3:30 pm – 9:00 pm (R)   2/25   DS   C Firehock   $41
5064   92   3:30 pm – 9:00 pm (R)   3/24   DS   C Firehock   $41
5065   93   9:30 am – 3:00 pm (S)   4/23   DS   C Firehock   $41

DRV025 ALIVE@25
This four-hour course is specifically designed to get younger motorists aged 16-24 to take responsibility for their driving behaviors. This program already has been adopted by many states and courts as a response to younger drivers receiving tickets for speeding, cell phone, texting and other moving violations. Call 431-8910 to register.
5054   10   9:00 a.m.-1:00 pm (S)   1/9   DCC   TBA   $50
5055   11   9:00 a.m.-1:00 pm (S)   2/6   DCC   TBA   $50
5056   12   9:00 a.m.-1:00 pm (S)   3/5   DCC   TBA   $50
5057   13   9:00 a.m.-1:00 pm (S)   4/2   DCC   TBA   $50

DRV102 TRAFFIC SAFETY AND DRIVER EDUCATION
Beneficial to all ages and by far, the most cost effective way to learn proper driving techniques, laws and responsibilities applicable to New York state. Successful completion of this 48-hour course (24 classroom/ 24 on-road driving instruction/observation) includes the five-hour NYS Pre-Licensing course (listed above), certificate earned required to schedule a road test and earn a senior license by age 17, possible high school credit (check with district) and an approximate 10-15% premium insurance reduction.

Requirements: 16 years old and hold a NYS Permit or License by Feb 10, 2016. Pre-register prior to orientation. Mandatory attendance for all classes.

Mandatory Orientation: Wed., Feb. 3, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m at DCC main campus. Parents are strongly encouraged to attend with student. Road hours are assigned at orientation in the order registrations were received, so register as soon as you are sure you have the flexibility in your schedule to attend all required hours as outlined below.

Class Hours start: Wed, Feb. 10, 2016 End: May 25, 2016. 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Course end date may be extended due to cancellations for inclement weather conditions)

Road Hours are scheduled in 90-minute blocks of time on Wed. from 3:45 pm – 5:15 pm or Sat. from 9 am – 2:00 pm per demand. Register early in order to pick your road hours. Road hours include 18 hours of observation and 6 hours of driving.

5216   10   5:30 pm-7:00 pm (WS)   2/10-5/25   DCC   C Firehock   $495
Plus road hour requirements on either (W, S)

DRV201 DEFENSIVE DRIVING
This NYS-DMV approved six-hour Point and Insurance Reduction class entitles licensed drivers or permit holders to a 10% reduction in their liability, collision and No-Fault insurance. Topics include review of safe driving tips as well as updated vehicle and traffic laws. Completion of this class can reduce up to four points off of your record. Pre-registration required. Late arrivals will not be admitted. (6 Hours)

DCC Main
5067   10   6:00 pm- 9:00 pm (MW)   2/22-2/24   DCC   M Sheehan   $42
5068   11   6:00 pm- 9:00 pm (MW)   3/14-3/16   DCC   M Sheehan   $42

Dutchess South
5069   90   9:00 am- 3:30 pm (S)   1/23   DS   M Sheehan   $42
5070   91   9:00 am- 3:30 pm (S)   4/9   DS   M Sheehan   $42