The Pre-licensing Course, also known as “the 5-hour course,” is a DMV-designed classroom course that provides the knowledge you will need as a new driver. All New York State permit holders are required to complete this class before scheduling a road test.
The course covers many important topics, including:
driving within the highway transportation system
driver habits and skills
feelings, attitudes and risk taking
alcohol, other drugs, and driving.
Cost of the course is $50 and is due at time of registration. No shows for a reserved class will incur a $20 cancelation fee.
All classes are by APPOINTMENT ONLY via DISTANCE LEARNING or IN-PERSON at our location in the City of Rochester.
IN-PERSON Classes Require the following: A mask Please call our office for class availability for IN-Person classes and to register.
Distance Learning Classes Require the following:
Cellphone, computer, or electronic device with a camera.
A picture of your photo permit sent to us.
Although this class is distance learning we want to maintain an atmosphere conducive to learning.
Please remove any outside distractions when class is being taught and limit any disruptions.
Completed certificates will be made available for pick up or can be mailed to you at your request.
Save $10 by purchasing the 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Class and Road Test together!
After the 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Class is completed, we will schedule a road test service for you, at Emerson or East Rochester. Please call our offices to reserve a seat for the 5 Hour class, our classrooms have limited capacity. Our Road test service includes: