New York Online 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Course
(NY 5-Hour OPL Course)

Only $49.95 No Hidden Fees – Lowest Price Guarantee

The New York Online 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Course is required for individuals 18 years of age and older applying for a full New York Driver's License, this course is approved to meet the pre-licensing requirement.

The New York 5-Hour Online Pre-Licensing Course gives new drivers the skills and knowledge they need to be safe and responsible drivers. Students of this course will learn defensive driving skills, New York traffic laws, rules of the road, and much more!

This course is 100% online with no in-person requirements and meets the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (NYSDMV) requirements for pre-licensing. Successful completion of this course will be reported electronically to the NYSDMV within 48 hours of completion. Scheduling a road test is dependent upon the New York State DMV receiving notification of successful course completion from American Safety Inc.


Why Take the New York 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Course Course with Us?

Straightforward Education

The course features engaging animations and a self-paced format to keep students motivated.

Convenient Services

First time drivers in New York are required to take the 5-Hour Online Pre-Licensing Course in order to schedule their road test at the NY DMV. Taking the course online with American Safety Institute is a convenient way for new drivers to fulfill their requirements and get on the road.

Affordable Courses

Our NY state-approved 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Course course comes at a low price. We don’t have any hidden costs either.

High Success Rates

Have peace of mind knowing that this 5-hour online course is approved by the NY DMV.


Frequently Asked Questions

What are the benefits of the New York 5-Hour Online Pre-Licensing Course online course?

Our New York 5-Hour Online Pre-Licensing Course gives new drivers the skills and knowledge they need to be safe and responsible drivers. Taking the course online is the most convenient way to fulfill NY state requirements for first time drivers to schedule their road test at the DMV. When you choose our online course, you can work at your own pace on any device (phone, tablet, computer). You also won’t have to print or mail any documents because your results are reported electronically to the state.

What makes students want to sign up for this course?

The 5-hour course maximizes animations that keep students engaged and motivated. The self-paced format gives students better control of their time. The pricing is affordable, too, so you can get started right away. There is no final exam, so there is no need to stress. Our software allows students to work at their own pace by pausing and saving their progress for later. You don’t have to sit down for 5 hours straight to take this course! 

What proof of completion do students get from the course?

Usually, within 48 hours of passing the course, completion information will be electronically reported to the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. This course must be completed within 30 days from the date of registration, if it’s not completed within 30 days students will be required to start the course over and may be required to pay again.


*In order to validate participation in the course, American Safety Inc. will utilize keystroke analysis, personal questions, content questions, and interactive questions throughout the course.

**Unless American Safety, Inc. is unable to provide the online course or any part of the course at the time of registration, you will not be eligible for a full or partial refund after the payment has been processed.

New York
  • This course does NOT apply to individuals applying for a junior license.
  • Students must be 18 years or older and have a valid Class D New York learner permit with a photo.
  • The course provides for a minimum of 5-hours of instruction and with unit timers cannot be completed in less time.
  • Participants must successfully complete content questions (scoring 75% or higher) for each topic to qualify for completion.
  • Students must complete the entire course without assistance and will not knowingly accept a Course Completion confirmation if the course has not been completed.


Our New York Online 5 Hour Pre-Licensing Course is only $49.95. Sign up for this online course today!


Why American Safety Institute?

State Approved

ASI has been a leading provider in Driver Education and Traffic Safety Courses since 1992. Our courses have been studied, proven effective, and approved by the DMV.

Lowest Price Guaranteed

American Safety Institute is happy to offer you the best prices in the industry with no hidden fees. Just call or message us on our live chat, and we will match any competitor’s price.

Live Customer Support

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