NYS DMV defines the objective of the Pre-licensing Course as:

  • Define and recognize driving as a mental, physical and social task that involves the interaction of the operator, the environment and the vehicles.

  • ​Recognize the importance of protecting motor vehicle occupants from possible injury or death by using all occupant protection devices.

  • Teach the rules-of-the-road, emphasizing those that promote safe driving.

  • Identify factors such as fatigue, alcohol, and other drugs that can impair a driver's ability to operate a motor vehicle.

  • Recognize dangerous drivers and driving situations and learn how to react safety.

  • Understand the influence a driver's state of mind can have on their behavior, and how this affects their actions while driving.

Saratoga Springs Location (MAP):

  • Every Thursday from 4:30pm to 9:30pm

  • Every Saturday from 9:00am to 2:00pm - except 1st Saturday of every month
  • Cost is $40.00. No food provided, feel free to bring own food or additional money for lunch break
  • Must Bring Permit for certificate
  • Walk-Ins Welcome - No Reservations Required

Duplicate certificates are available Thursday's and Saturday's during class times ONLY for a $10.00 fee.

Classroom Location


133 Ballston Ave

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Every Thursday - 4:30p to 9:30p

Every Saturday except 1st Saturday of every month 9:00a to 2:00p


In Allstate office located in the Price Chopper/Taft Furniture Plaza

Road Test

Walk-ins Welcome. No Registration Required.

Marybeth's School of Driving
1 N. Main StMechanicville, NY12118US
Phone: 5183650649 Website: http://marybethsschoolofdriving.com/