Summer 2019 Offerings: Driver Training

This summer, we are offering the Driver Education Course on-campus.

Driver Education Course

This course is intended to educate students (age 16 or older) on appropriate driving skills and habits. This course includes 24 hours of classroom instruction and 24 hours of behind-the-wheel training and observation. Students must complete all scheduled classes in order to be eligible for the Motor Vehicle Certificate MV-285. If you know you have to miss a class for any reason, please wait and take this course at another time. One make-up session for an excused classroom absence with college approval is allowed for an additional $25 fee, and is scheduled for a date to be determined.

The MV-285 Student Certificate of Completion allows:

  1. NYS Junior Permit holder to schedule a road test
  2. Young drivers a possible reduction in automobile insurance cost participation is dependent upon insurance provider participation)
  3. A 17-year-old to receive a senior license (MV-285 form must be submitted to local DMV to attain this benefit)

Summer Driver Education is taught on a Day 1/Day 2 schedule. Classroom time will always be Day 1. If a student chooses a driving time on Day 1, they can expect to be in class and on the road for three hours every other day. If they choose a Day 2 driving time, they will alternate class and drive time for 1 ½ hours every day.

When registering via mail or fax, please indicate a first and second choice for driving times using the course codes adjacent to the selected driving time. If you are registering online or on the phone, you will be asked to select your drive time when you select your class time. Driving times are available first-come, first-served.

The course fee for Driver Education is $429.

Wed., 6/26, 5 - 6 p.m., Orientation in BTC 219

Classroom Sessions, Mon. - Fri., 7/1 - 8/15
9 - 10:30 a.m., Day 1, BTC 219
No class or driving on 7/4 & 7/5

Drive Times Available

Day 1
70348: 7:30 - 9 a.m.
70349: 10:30 a.m. - Noon
70351: Noon - 1:30 p.m.
70352: 1:30 - 3 p.m.

Day 2
70357: 7:30 - 9 a.m.
70514: 9 - 10:30 a.m.
70515: 10:30 - Noon

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Get in Touch

Community and Professional Education

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 252

Fax: (518) 629-8103

Regular Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(excluding college holidays and vacations)