100% Online - The course is accepted by Taxi and Limousine Commission for Taxicab Driver License for both New Applicants and Current License renewals. All Licensees must complete and pass a NY DMV approved Defensive Driving Course at least every three years. TLC will only accept original certificates that will be mailed to you upon completion.
You may also qualify for a discount on your personal policy upon the completion of this course.
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It happens to everyone - but we here at improv have your back! It's our mission to help you get through it with a smile.
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Won countless accolades from students and the media, including the "Best Traffic School" designation.
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Certificate in 30 Minutes
Complete at your own pace. Your completion certificate will be processed within 30 minutes of completion.
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Defensive Driving by Improv was created over 20 years ago...
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Created by the famed Improv Comedy Club, our Improv Defensive Driving NY course provides a convenient and cost-effective way to complete your defensive driving class online. Based on a simple notion that a NYS Approved Defensive Driving Course doesn’t have to be dry and boring, our online NYS Approved course has undergone numerous studies and has proven effective in reducing future tickets and accidents.
Accepted by ALL Insurance carriers and NY TLC
DMV Approved for Point and Insurance Reduction
Voted #1 Best Defensive Driving School
10% Insurance Discount Guaranteed
New York DMV Approved
No Final Exam
Proof of completion in 30 minutes
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"Defensive Driving designed with you in mind"
Complete at YOUR pace on YOUR time at YOUR place.
REGISTER & TRY ONE CHAPTER FREE
We are confident you will like the simplicity of our defensive driving course, but want you to be your own judge. Just register above and start the first chapter - no payment needed at this point. Get full chapter credit if you decide to continue, no obligation if you don’t.
COMPLETE THE COURSE
Proceed and complete the course all at once or a little at a time. There are 10 short chapters, 4-question review quizzes (no passing grade required), and a 1-question exit quiz. Continue on any device at any time. We stand behind your satisfaction with a
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SUBMIT YOUR CERTIFICATE
We will mail your original proof of completion certificate the day after you complete the course (you should receive it within 5-7 business days) and you can download a copy from your printer within 30 minutes. Ask your insurance company which type of certificate they prefer and submit it to them.
That’s it! We will also electronically report your completion to the NY DMV within 30 days. Improv Defensive Driving was created with a single mission in mind, to offer you a fun and simple alternative to those boring defensive driving courses. Since then, we have helped over 3 million students and we would now love to help you!
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This is a good course, it reminded me of things I should have known and forgot over the years of driving.Harris C., Hogansburg, NY The course was very informative and interesting. It was a great way to make this information easy to absorb.Christopher D., Levittown, NY This was great. In today's day and age, time is limited. This customized approach to obtaining a defensive driving certificate is long overdue. Thank you!!!Philip S., New York, NY I found this course very interesting and entertaining. It was convenient for me, as I am a stay at home mom. The teacher made this course funny and enjoyable to watch…I truly learned a lot.Theresa A., Staten Island, NY Taking it online was very easy to work into my schedule!Sarah H., Newfane, NY My wife took this course a few years ago and I have to agree with her that it much easier to take at home than at some driving school. Thanks, great program.Richard B., Forest Hills, NY I was pleased to find that I was already driving using many of the suggested practices recommended by this course but the delivery of this course, as compared with others, is infinitely better. Thanks.Stephen B., Babylon, NY Really enjoyed this course. Nice having the flexibility of coming back to it whenever you like.Thomas L., Liverpool, NY I think most drivers should take this course to refresh themselves on their own driving habits. Great online course.Michael O., Mechanicsville, NY I liked that I was able to schedule the course around my busy schedule.Maria M., Farmingville, NY Absolutely loved hearing Charles Fleischer doing the narration!Dane D., Niagara Falls, NY I was pleased to find that I was already driving using many of the suggested practices recommended by this course but the delivery of this course, as compared with others, is infinitely better. Thanks.Stephen B., Babylon, NY The insurance reduction course was not boring at all. The content was informative and a great refresher.Maria N., Dix Hills, NY I was very happy to complete the course in my home rather than spend two nights elsewhere. The course was enjoyable, not boring. Thank you.Anne N., Lindenhurst, NY The defensive driving course was much easier than I had expected!Coleen W., Nunda, NY I thought the course is really well done. The information is laid out well. I learned a lot of interesting facts and statistics that I never realized before.Stephanie L., Albany, NY I thought the course is really well done. The information is laid out well. I learned a lot of interesting facts and statistics that I never realized before.Jessica Z., Amsterdam, NY Awesome Defensive Driving Course!Cindy A., Brooklyn , NY The course is really Simple and Fun… Wow what a great service!!David Z. New York, NY It was great, easy, and fun. I will recommend to my friends if they were to need your service. Thank you very much! Best defensive driving school I have taken so far.Ashley C, Buffalo, NY Thank you for offering this great defensive driving program in New York.Michael D. Albany, NY This is my second attempt at an online defensive driving school and this one was the best! I will recommend to all my friends!Bob F. Buffalo, NY I must say I’ve heard horror stories from my friends about taking defensive driving school class. I honestly don’t have one bad thing to say it was really simple and enjoyable.Andrew K. Long Island, NY It was the BEST NEW YORK DEFENSIVE DRIVING SCHOOL that I ever took and I actually learned few things.Mike V., Yonkers, NY You can always count on Improv Traffic School… your customer service is fantastic. I made my entire family take your Internet Defensive Driving Course.Russell J., Albany, NY What a great service for New York drivers… anyone can use an insurance discount in these hard times. Your accident prevention course rocks!Bill G. Buffalo, NY Great Way to complete defensive driving and save on your insurance…Kenneth K. Brooklyn, NY Your customer support is outstanding… I will recommend this defensive driving course to all my friends.Erin H., Buffalo, NY I took a classroom defensive driving in NY few years ago and this is so much better..just like you promised Fun Fast Done…ThanksNeil K., Long Island, NY What a great defensive driving course, every New Yorker should be required to take this.Kathleen C. Brooklyn, NY This defensive driving course is awesome!Anthony D., Buffalo, NY What a great way to save on your auto insuranceCecil C., New York, NY This is really great service for NY drivers, this is my second time doing defensive driving and I really enjoy doing with you, after 3 years I will be back.Martha K., New York, NY I have taken the classroom course 3 times, and the last time the instructor was pretty entertaining. This course, however, was much more convenient and also entertaining.Sharon A., Brooklyn, NY This course was excellent and entertaining while delivering important life saving information. I plan to see if IMPROV has other types of classes because their delivery was excellent.Kim B., Buffalo, NY