The National Safety Council's Defensive Driving Course is a six hour classroom course designed to save lives by teaching people collision prevention strategies to help you stay alive on the road.
The course, for New York State residents, also gives incentives to attendees by allowing auto insurance discounts for three years and a violation point reduction.
The National Safety Council's PIRP course is approved by the Department of Motor Vehicles and meets strict standards for the safe driving information presented and program effectiveness. If you complete the approved PIRP course:
1. It will help refresh your driving knowledge with a review of time-tested safe driving tips and an overview of today's vehicle and traffic laws.
2. You may be eligible to reduce as many as (4) points on your driving record. The DMV computer will automatically note your eligibility to receive the reduction.
3. If you are the principal operator of a motor vehicle, you will receive a minimum 10% reduction in the base rate of your automobile and motorcycle liability and collision insurance premiums each year for three years.
The Drivers Safety Program is available to assist you in any way we can. Our primary objective is that you enjoy the course and you will certainly benefit from its content. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any additional questions.