NY is one of the few states in the country that offers drivers an opportunity to complete a defensive driving course for mandatory insurance reduction. These programs are also known as Defensive Driving, PIRP, and Traffic School Completing a defensive driving course at any NY Traffic School makes you eligible for a 4 point reduction on your driving record, as well as a 10% discount on your New York auto insurance rates.
The goal of an NY Defensive Driving programs is to have drivers take a refresher course thus reducing a chance of you being involved in a traffic crash.
Who can enroll?
Any New York Driver who needs to remove points on their driving record or would like to receive a 10% reduction from their New York insurance policy can enroll for the course. You can complete a NY defensive driving course every 18 months for point reduction and once every 3 years for insurance discount. If you have more than one driver in a household you will receive a discount for every primary driver for every insured vehicle in your household. But only one driver per vehicle can receive a discount.
Until recently the only way to complete Defensive Driving course in NY was to spend a Saturday or couple of evenings in a classroom. But as of May 18, 2009: NYS DMV has approved online defensive driving courses that can be completed 100% online. Only 4 courses were approved in New York, one of such courses is Improv Aware Driver by National Point and Insurance Reduction.
There are few unique advantages to the Improvs NY defensive driving course:
*Its created by the famous Improv Comedy Club and is the only course that uses entertainment to teach a subject that can be very dry.
*You do it at your own pace. State of NY requires that you complete 320 minutes of instruction within 30 days of your registration but you can log as many times as you like and complete the course in as little as 5-minute increments.
*The course does not require final exams
*It is one of the lowest priced courses in New York State
NY Defensive Driving Certificate of completion
A certificate of completion is issued by next day and mailed to you. It is your responsibility to file it with your insurance company for a discount. Improv will file a copy with the DMV for point reduction. Insurance companies will not accept faxed or emailed copies.
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