Defensive Driving Course
This course offers drivers the opportunity to review current traffic laws while reducing insurance premiums and driver’s license points.
Reservations only - No walk-ins at this time
Next Class: Saturday Jun 24, 2023 8:45am-2:45pm
- Call to reserve a seat
Defensive Driving is a concept that has been around for many years and has helped many drivers become safer, more proactive motorists. This course encourages drivers to expect the unexpected and take precautions to prevent accidents before they happen.
You will receive a 10% or more discount off your collision and liability premiums for three years for all vehicles for which you are listed as the principal operator. You will also receive a reduction of up to 4 points off your driving record which could help you avoid a license suspension.
Who Must Take it
- Open to the General Public.
- Mandated by the Court.
- Receive 10% off your insurance for 3 years.
- Reduce up to 4 points off your license.
- Sponsored by Driver Training Associates.
Call to reserve a seat
No walk-ins allowed at this time
We Can Bring This Course To You
Please contact our office at 315.732.5049 for more information.
Fees & Options
$50Classroom Course Fee
$45Online Course Fee
Schedule & Locations
1 Paris Road
New Hartford, NY 13413
(Corner of Genesee St. and Pearl St. in the Village of New Hartford)
8:45AM - 2:45PM
The course offers unmatched convenience and flexibility by allowing you to log in and out as needed, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Gigliotti's is proud to announce we now offer Defensive Driving/Driver Improvement Courses in other states!
Florida | Louisiana | Michigan | Missouri | Tennessee | Texas | Virginia
We Can Bring This Course To You
Please contact us for more information.
What Must I Bring To Class?
$50 Classroom / $45 Online Fee
Advantages of Online
Advantages of Classroom
Privacy and security of your own home.
The interaction with other students for a more personalized in-class experience.
No traveling to a classroom.
Travel to and from the classroom and lunch, if desired. Be able to put what you learned in class to the test.
At Your Leisure
Take the class with you - vacation, work, home - log in and out until completed.
Sit back, relax and let one of our highly qualified instructors walk you through the course.
Test what you learned after each segment.
No formal testing.
How Many Points Do I Have On My Driving Record?
Speeding (MPH over limit)
Failing To Stop For School Bus
Following too Closely (Tailgating)
Inadequate Brakes (Private Car)
Inadequate Brakes (Employer's Vehicle)
Failed to yield right-of-way
Disobeying traffic control signal, STOP sign or YIELD sign
Railroad Crossing Violation
Improper passing, changing lane unsafely
Driving left of center, in wrong direction
Leaving scene of property damage incident
Child safety restraint violation
Improper cell phone use
Use of portable electronic device ("texting")
Any other moving violation
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Kristin Abbate, Utica, NY
Gigliotti's Driving School was a class act all the way through. From the pleasant secretary on the phone to the experienced driving instructors and teachers, I highly recommend this driving school. Wonderful experience all around!