1601 Gravesend Neck Road Brooklyn, NY 11229

5 hour course

Get Your 5-Hour Class Certificate in Brooklyn, New York

New York State Required 5 Hour Class

In the State of New York, applicants for a driver’s license must present a Form MV-278 before they can schedule their mandatory road test. The only way to obtain this form is to complete the required 5-hour class. At Amethyst Driving School, we’ve been helping drivers achieve their goals for over 7 years. Come to us to receive your 5-hour class certificate in Brooklyn, New York. We serve all of Soth Brooklyn, including GravesendSheepshead BayGerritsen BeachSeagateConey IslandBrighton Beach, and Manhattan Beach, Mill Basin and the area near Kings Plaza.. No appointment is necessary. Simply bring your permit and your fee.

Offering Classes 3 Times a Week

We are committed to helping our students successfully receive their driver’s license. That’s why we offer the required 5-hour class at 3 convenient times. Students may select in Our online Schedule to take the course on Wednesdays at 5:00 p.m., Frideys at 5:00 p.m., or Sundays at 10:00 a.m. While our instructors will come to you to pick you up for lessons, you must come to our location on 1601 Gravesend Neck Road Brooklyn, NY 11229 in order to participate in the class and receive your certificate. This is certificate, also called Form MV-278, is your ticket to move on to the next step in earning your license.

Preparing Student Drivers

The 5-hour course is a DMV-approved, standardized pre-licensing course. Individuals who have already received their learner’s permits are eligible to take the course. However, individuals who are under the age of 18 must wait at least 6 months from the time they received their permit to sign up. Essentially, the class is an in-depth overview of knowledge that is essential on the road. Topics include:

·         Traffic Laws and Using the Highway System

·         Safe Driving Habits and Important Skills

·         Avoiding Risks and Keeping Emotions In-Check while Driving

·         The Negative Consequences of Alcohol and Drugs while Driving

Once you have passed the class and received your certificate, it is valid for 1 years. However, you are immediately eligible to sign up for your road test once you have successfully completed the course. When you schedule your road test, you will need the certificate number on your Form MV-278, the number on your learner’s permit, and your zip code. We offer free road test appointments for all of our students.

danielle josef
danielle josef
17:50 09 May 19
I took 10 lessons with Roman, passed my road test on my first try. Roman is very professional and a great instructor , he gave me all the tips and taught me how to be a safe driver. Most important to pass my road test Go to Amethyst driving school and Take Roman to be your instructor. You will pass on the first try . Thank you Roman for everything. If I did so can everyone else ✌🏼read more
Julia Bashkatova
Julia Bashkatova
00:23 08 May 19
Great experience. A big thank you to Roman for being such an incredible instructor. He built my confidence and wanted to see me succeed. Thank you Amethyst !read more
Oksana Demyter
Oksana Demyter
15:33 29 Apr 19
Had a great 10 lessons with Roman. Experienced teacher with a lot of patience. And got my license from the 1 time! Never drove before in my life!read more
Klaudia P-ski
Klaudia P-ski
22:55 11 Apr 19
Amethyst Driving School is a very good place to learn how to drive. The staff is very friendly and helpful. My instructor Alex was very nice. He is calm and patient and helped me throughout my learning experience. I began my classes in February with little driving experience but today is April 11 and I just passed my road test, thanks to Alex. I highly recommend this school.read more
Andres T
Andres T
17:17 22 Feb 19
The best driving school in Brooklyn! Very professional and helpful. My instructor Roman was an absolutely great teacher. Very knowledgeable, kind, and professional. He helped me learn how to drive from no prior knowledge. He really prepared me for the road test perfectly. Passed my road test on the first try. I now feel like I have great skills to be a driver on the road. Thank you Roman! Also thank you to the staff at amethyst driving school they were also very helpful and nice. Price was great for lessons and the 5-hr class. I recommend this driving school for all new drivers.read more
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