Defensive Driving

Automotive Academy for New York

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What You'll Get


When you complete an approved defensive driving class your driving knowledge will be refreshed you can reduce up to 4 points from your NYS DMV driving record (learn about the NYS driver point system) you will receive a 10% reduction of the base rate of your auto and motorcycle insurance premiums each year for three years. Completion of a defensive driving/accident prevention course does not prevent a mandatory suspension or revocation eliminate your responsibility to pay a driver responsibility assessment give you a way to reduce future driver violation points.

Topics such as snowy road conditions, rural driving, urban driving, aggression and road rage dynamics, city lane markings, etc. are integrated into the lessons.

How long is a classroom course?
The traditional classroom course is presented in one or more sessions and includes 320 minutes of instruction. Essential information about traffic safety issues such as driver attitude and behavior, defensive driving techniques, and the Vehicle & Traffic Law must be presented in each course.

No formal testing is required to complete the course.

All services must be pre-paid before services will be rendered. Cancellations and No Shows for the Defensive Driving classes will not be refunded. The purchaser has up to three months to reschedule a class with us. After this time, the purchaser will lose all payments for the class.

Please be in closed toe shoes, and wear prescription eye glasses (if applicable)

The class identified is made available through CourseHorse, a 3rd party marketplace for Driving classes and more. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the merchant, Automotive Academy for New York, in connection with this offer. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to CourseHorse will be directed back to Groupon.

The Fine Print


Expiration varies. Must be 18 or older to attend. ALL SALES FINAL. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged, altered, or redeemed for other dates, but may send a friend in place. Must present CourseHorse confirmation email upon arrival. Purchaser name must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with CourseHorse and course provider for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale and Extraordinary Event Policy do not apply. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts. Note, additional equipment or materials may be required or included in purchase price, see course description for details. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services. Offer is not eligible for our promo codes or other discounts.

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