5-Hour Pre-Licensing Course

5-Hour Pre-Licensing Course
Posted on 05/28/2019

The 5-Hour Pre-Licensing Course will be offered on the following Saturdays: July 20 & August 10, 2019.

Registration is at 8:00 AM on the morning of the class. There is no pre-registration. This class is the New York State required course for all new drivers. This class is open to everyone, not just students of Ellenville High School. The cost of the class is $25.00.

Please call Mrs. Smith at (845) 647-0138 for more information.

  Registration Form (PDF)

Frequently Asked Questions

This class is required by New York State before you can sign up for your road test. This class is the very last thing you must do before the road test.
Class is from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM with a half hour for lunch. Registration begins at 8:00 AM
Registration begins at 8:00 AM. Space is limited and you may be locked out. It is a good idea to arrive early because there is additional registration that must be completed before class. You also need time to read the handouts that are pertinent to the class.
Yes, class will not be held if the weather is bad AND it will be held the following Saturday.
The cost is $25.00 payable in cash or money order only.
At the end of the 5 hour class you will be issued a certificate for the New York State Pre-Licensing Course. The date on the certificate is the date the course was completed. The certificate will only be good one year from the date.
Make a copy of it to keep in a safe place. Bring the original certificate with you when you go for your road test. To make a road test appointment, you will need the red number on the certificate that is in the upper right hand corner. You can call the Department of Motor Vehicle or go online to make an appointment for your road test.
A duplicate certificate is issued from the original school from whom it was issued. You must come in person to the school with your permit. You must sign for the duplicate certificate.
Let the instructor know and the instructor will work something out for your particular needs.
You are welcome to bring someone who is able to translate for you.
A pen, valid permit, lunch and the $25.00 fee (in cash or money order).
No! However there may be one or two short videos shown to enhance the material to be discussed.

Ulster County Department of Motor Vehicle
845-340-3700

Department of Motor Vehicle Van is at the Town Hall, Canal Street in Ellenville
every Wednesday from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Orange County Department of Motor Vehicle

845-291-3090

Sullivan County Department of Motor Vehicle
845-794-3872

website: http://www.nydmv.state.ny.us