Driver Education

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 has already 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 for classes at either location.

DCC Main
5173 10 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 9/6 DCC TBA $50
5174 11 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 10/4 DCC TBA $50
5175 12 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 11/1 DCC TBA $50
5176 13 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 12/6 DCC TBA $50

Village of Red Hook Court- 7467 South Broadway (Rt. 9) Red Hook
5177 70 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 9/13 RH TBA $50
5178 71 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 10/11 RH TBA $50
5179 72 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 11/8 RH TBA $50
5180 73 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (S) 12/13 RH TBA $50

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.
Must bring NYS Permit. (5 Hours)
Please arrive 15 minutes early for processing—late arrivals will not be admitted.

DCC Main Campus
5181   10   10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.   (S)   9/13   DCC   C Firehock   $41
5182   11   10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.   (S)   10/11   DCC   C Firehock   $41
5183   12   10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.   (S)   12/13   DCC   C Firehock   $41
Dutchess South
5184   90   4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.   (T)   9/16   DS   C Firehock   $41
5185   91   10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.   (S)   10/18   DS   C Firehock   $41
5186   92   4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.   (T)   11/18   DS   C Firehock   $41
5187   93   4:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.   (T)   12/9   DS   C Firehock   $41

DRV102 TRAFFIC SAFETY AND DRIVER EDUCATION

Learn proper driving techniques, laws and responsibilities applicable to driving in New York State. Successful completion of this 48-hour course (24 classroom/ 24 on-road driving instruction) includes the five-hour NYS Pre-Licensing course (listed above), certificate 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 September 15, 2014.
Pre-register prior to Orientation. Mandatory attendance for all classes.
Required Text: “Drive Right” 11th Edition by Ronald Budig available at the DCC Bookstore.

MANDATORY ORIENTATION: Thurs., Sept. 11, 2014 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Dutchess South (DS). 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: Wed., Sept. 17 - Jan. 21, 2015 from 5:30 – 7 p.m.

Road Hours: Scheduled in 90-minute blocks of time on Mon. and Wed. from 3:45 – 5:15 p.m. or Sat. from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Register early in order to pick your road hours.

5188   90   5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.   (W)   9/17-1/24   DS   C Firehock   $495
Road 3:45-5:15 p.m. (MW) and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (S)


DRV201 POINT AND INSURANCE REDUCTION PROGRAM

This NYS-DMV approved six-hour 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. (6 Hours)
Pre-registration required. Late arrivals will not be admitted.

DCC Main
5189   10   6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.   (M)   9/22-9/29   DCC   M Sheehan   $42
5190   11   6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.   (M)   10/27-11/3   DCC   M Sheehan   $42
5191   12   6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.   (M)   12/8-12/15   DCC   M Sheehan   $42
Dutchess South
5192   90   9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.   (S)   9/13   DS   M Sheehan   $42
5193   91   9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.   (S)   10/18   DS   M Sheehan   $42
5194   92   9:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.   (S)   11/8   DS   M Sheehan   $42