NEW JERSEY ONLINE DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSES
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Most drivers use the 1-hour version to get their defensive driving discount
Choose the 6-hour version to meet specific insurance or court requirements
Discounted Insurance Rates
Save up to 10% on your car insurance premium with a defensive driving discount. Ask your agent to see if you qualify.
Certificate of Completion
Successfully complete the course to get a certificate of completion that can save you money on your auto insurance premiums!
Take our course anytime, anywhere, on any device! In your office or on the Jersey Shore, we’ve got you covered with easy access to our online defensive driving course.
Take our course for an insurance discount. If our completion certificate is not accepted by your insurance carrier for a discount, you get a full refund.
Our New Jersey Driver Improvement Courses Feature:
- Innovative scenarios that put you in the driver’s seat
- Content covered in the New Jersey MVC Driver Manual
- Take the course in more than one sitting with our course bookmarking
- Fully narrated video with accessibility features
- Practice quizzes to prepare for the final exam
- Live customer support chat to assist you
- Only $24.95 with no hidden fees
Complete New Jersey Defensive Driving Course in Shortest Time Allowed
No course timers means you control your own pace through the course. It’s your own foot on the gas pedal and you determine the speed that works best for you.
Update your knowledge of New Jersey traffic laws and learn new techniques for safe driving. With our efficient approach to defensive driving, you’ll be a safer driver in no time.
Try a New Approach to Online Driver Improvement
We’re not like other New Jersey defensive driving courses – we’re better! Our in-car videos and drone footage, combined with Hollywood-style cinematography, is a modern approach to learning that immerses you in the experience.
Our unique tools allow you to explore driving situations from multiple angles to offer new perspectives. Full-screen video and animated graphics bring the course to life. Focused quiz questions reinforce New Jersey laws and regulations to help you pass the final exam.
Practice your decision-making skills in high-risk situations—without the risk. Our approach to online learning will help you learn and retain the important information needed to keep yourself and those around you safe.
DriveSafe Online’s New Jersey Defensive Driving Courses can save you hundreds of dollars on your auto insurance. The savings last for three years once you complete the course.
Can you afford to wait?
No Risk with the New Jersey Driver Money-Back Guarantee
You may be eligible to earn up to 10% off your annual auto insurance rate when you complete the defensive driving program. Check with your insurance agent for details about defensive driver discount availability.
There’s zero risk to you. If you take our course for the purpose of receiving a discount on your auto insurance, and the completion certificate does not save you money, we’ll refund your payment.
Our Online New Jersey Driver Traffic School Offers Many Benefits:
- Easy to take with 99% passing rate on first attempt
- Auto insurance discount for eligible drivers
- Refreshed road knowledge
- Certificate of completion emailed immediately after successful completion
- Customer satisfaction assured with pre- and post-purchase support
- Get the best online defensive driving course in New Jersey for only $24.95
Frequently Asked Questions
- New Jersey Insurance Discount
- New Jersey Driver License
- New Jersey Point System
- New Jersey MVC Information
Getting your New Jersey Insurance Discount
Many insurance providers may offer a defensive driving discount to eligible New Jersey drivers. The terms and amount of savings may vary from provider to provider. Check with your insurance agent to see if you qualify for a defensive driver discount before registering for our course.
After passing the DriveSafe New Jersey Defensive Driving course, you will receive a completion certificate. You can email the certificate to your insurance agent as proof that you passed the course, or even have the certificate emailed directly to them. You can also print a hard copy of your completion certificate. If you’re eligible, your agent will use the certificate to confirm your eligibility for a discount.
Getting a New Jersey Driver License
New Jersey employs a graduated licensing program for all new drivers. Drivers who are 16 years of age and who have enrolled in a high school driver’s education course or a course at a licensed driver education school can obtain a student learner’s permit after passing vision and knowledge tests. After turning 17 and completing at least six months of supervised driving, the driver is eligible to take a road test. Upon passing the road test, the driver can advance to a probationary license. After one year of unsupervised driving, you can upgrade a probationary license to a basic driver’s license.
New drivers over the age of 16 can skip the driver’s education course, but must pass the knowledge, vision, and road tests to obtain a permit, have six months of supervised driving before advancing to a probationary license, and then drive unsupervised for one year before advancing to a basic license.
New drivers over the age of 21 follow the same process, but they only need three months of supervised driving to advance to a probationary license.
More information about New Jersey’s graduated licensing program can be found on the New Jersey MVC website.
New Jersey License Renewal
When your New Jersey license is due for renewal, you will receive a notice by mail. In most cases, you can renew your license online, even if the renewal notice says that you must renew in person. If your address is not current, you must update it before renewing online. The site to renew your New Jersey driver’s license online is here.
If you plan to visit a license renewal station in person, check the MVC website first to locate an office and determine its operating hours for the day.
New Jersey REAL ID
If you plan to use your driver’s license as proof of identity after October 2021 for boarding domestic flights or accessing federal facilities, such as military bases, you will need to ensure that you have a REAL ID.
New Jersey has set up an interactive website to help you determine whether you need a REAL ID. REAL IDs are similar to a standard driver’s license or New Jersey ID card, but they include a star in the upper right-hand corner.
To obtain a REAL ID, more substantial proof of identity than standard New Jersey driver’s licenses is required. You will need to provide 2 proofs of address, 1 proof of social security number, and 6 points of identification. More details about eligible identity documentation can be found on the REAL ID website.
Avoid Points Being Added to Your License
You may also be eligible to avoid points being added to your driving record simply by passing a DriveSafe Online course. Keep in mind that laws and regulations regarding the use of online defensive driving courses can vary from court to court. Before you take any online driving course, be sure to ask the court contact handling your traffic violation if the course meets their requirements for ticket dismissal, deferral, or diversion.
Additional violations and the points assigned to them can be found online.
Drivers can check their points using the MyDMV system.
New Jersey MVC Information
In New Jersey, the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) governs the issuance of driver’s licenses and vehicle-related services. Many of the services provided by the New Jersey MVC, such as license and vehicle registration renewal, are available online through the New Jersey MVC website. You can also schedule in-person services, such as knowledge and road tests, on the site.
The New Jersey Driver’s License Manual can also be found on the MVC website.
25 Years of Training Experience
DriveSafe Online® defensive driving courses are developed by the same award-winning eLearning team trusted by top companies around the world to train millions of people.
Some of our clients and partners include Oracle, Hyatt, Cessna, Kellogg’s, PepsiCo and Georgia-Pacific. We have been creating online courses since 1994. In fact, we helped develop many innovative standards you see in online courses today.
Simply put, we know what it takes to create online courses that are interesting, fun to take and actually help you learn.
Our work has earned multiple awards for:
- Best content
- Best advance in technology
- Best innovation
Now our team is focused on revolutionizing online driver education.
DriveSafe Online courses merge unique graphics and animations, interactive scenarios with narrated stories and video demonstrations—including in-car and drone footage—to deliver safe driving information like no other online defensive driving course available today.
Our mission is to develop a better way to help you:
- Save money on your auto insurance
- Meet court-ordered driver improvement plans
- Dismiss traffic tickets or reduce points
- Reinforce your driver road knowledge
- Become a safer driver
The way we see it, we all share the same streets and highways. If we each take the time to do our part to understand driving laws and regulations, improve our driving performance, and be courteous to other drivers, the roads will be safer for everyone to enjoy.
Drive smart. Drive confident. And always, DriveSafe.