Welcome to the YSI - JCC Annex Driver Education Program
All high school students ages 16 and older are eligible to enroll in our Driver Education program. Upon completion of our program you will receive your MV 285 certificate (previously known as the blue card). The MV 285 enables you to receive your senior license at 17. In addition, the MV 285 is recognized by most insurance companies for a 10 - 15% car insurance discount.
Our Driver Education program is certified by The New York State Department of Education and The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. Classroom instruction and behind the wheel in-car training is provided by NYS licensed and experienced driver education instructors. All cars are equipped with dual brakes.
The certified Driver Education course provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the driving experience. Students are taught rules of the road; traffic safety concerns; defensive driving; problems of substance abuse as related to driving; general vehicle maintenance; proper handling of a vehicle; driving in traffic. In addition, students are provided the skills to pass their road test.