Sky Light Driving School offers a New York State DMV-approved Defensive Driving Course through an affiliated agency. This is a 6-hour in-class or online course that allows drivers to reduce up to 4 points on their driving record and get a mandatory 10% liability and collision insurance reduction for 3 years. Whether you are looking to reduce points on your license, get your insurance reduction, or are required to do so by the NYS DMV, our class is right for you.


Defensive Driving is a component of the New York State DMV’s Point & Insurance Reduction Program (PIRP). This course is intended to teach drivers strategies and techniques to minimize risk associated with road use. Our 6-hour in-class course is approved by the NYS DMV. Please contact us now via email or the phone to schedule your in-class 6 hour course.

For New York:

  • Every 3 years up to 10% discount and 18 months up to 4 eligible points reduction
  • We automatically report completion to DMV
  • Our affiliated agency is an approved Sponsor for the NY Defensive Driving Course

For New Jersey:

  • Our affiliated agency is State approved by NJ DMV
  • We automatically report completion to DMV
  • The course will remove up to 2 points from Driving Record
  • Will offer up to 10% car insurance discount


Our Defensive Driving Course is now available online as well as in-class. You can now exercise all the benefits of the classroom course without the classroom altogether! Register now and take the course in the comfort and convenience of your home. The course takes 6 hours to complete, but you can work at your own pace. You can log on or off any time. Click the link below to register.

6-Hour New York Point Insurance Reduction Course:

6-Hour New York Point Insurance Reduction Course (En Español)

New Jersey Defensive Driving Course


  • NY DMV Approved
  • Guaranteed 10% insurance discount
  • Remove up to 4 points from your license
  • Good for 3 years
  • Free electronic reporting to DMV
  • Convenient, fast and easy
  • Work at your own pace
  • No Final Exam

“Driver Safety = Insurance Savings. It will save you money. It could save your life”.

This is the motto of NY State Point & Insurance reduction Program, which we are proud to offer you through an affiliated approved agency.

Course Content:

  • Accident Prevention
  • Defensive Driving
  • Aggressive Driving Deterrence
  • Alcohol & Drug Use Avoidance

Course Benefits:

  • Become a safer driver
  • Save 10% on vehicle insurance liability and collision costs
  • May reduce up to 4 points on your driving record