Getting your driver's license is one of the biggest moments of your life. It gives you freedom and big responsibility. Here is your chance to take a course online in New York.

According to reports from Metro Source News:

Prospective drivers would be able to take a required five-hour training and instruction course without leaving home.  The online option is set to start in June and run until at least 2025...

Soon you won't need to attend a 5 Hour Course in person. It will be a simple online program and a test that will get you ready for your license. There are many driving schools that are opposed to this.

Currently in New York you need the following to begin driving..

What do I need to do before I take my road test?

Once you have a learner permit, you must

  • obey the learner permit restrictions on where and when you may drive
  • complete a 5-hour Pre-licensing Course or a high school or college Driver Education Course
  • get an appropriate amount of supervised driving practice
  • if you are under age 18, you must wait at least six months from the date you received your learner permit to schedule your road test