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Newsoms Virginia DMV Approved Online Defensive Driving


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Course: Approved by the State of Virginia and the Virginia Court System
Price: $49.95
Purpose: Resolving traffic tickets and driving points, auto insurance and improving traffic safety skills.
Certificate of Completion: Will be mailed to you the day you finish the course. Express service available through Fed-Ex for $22.75.
Course Description: Why spend your day off sitting through a defensive driving class in a stuffy classroom? Our course can be completed online for your convenience. The defensive driving school and course that we offer have the Virginia DMV seal of approval. Our courses are written to be humorous and entertaining, so you won't be bored. If these FAQ's don't answer your questions, please feel free to contact us. It is your responsibility to determine if your court accepts this computer-based driver improvement course to satisfy a court required driver improvement course. DMV is committed to promoting transportation safety through the certification of quality driver training programs. If you have comments or concerns about this course, call the DMV at their toll-free number: 1-877-885-5790.
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Q. Is the Newsoms defensive driving course state-approved?
A. Definitely! Our course is approved in Virginia by the DMV. We are the largest approved online course provider in the state.
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Q. If I have been ordered to take a driver improvement course by an Virginia traffic court, can I take the DrivingUniversity.com on-line course?
A. Almost every traffic court in Virginia accepts DrivingUniversity.com's online defensive driving course. However, it's your responsibility to check with the court and make sure.
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Q. Can I take your course instead of sitting in a classroom for 8 hours?
A. Yes. School's out! Our Newsoms defensive driving course is available online, so you can take it right from the comfort of your own home. Our online defensive driving class is easy to navigate, even if you're not a computer whiz. All you have to do is sign up, go through the course material at your own pace, and you'll get your Virginia Certificate of Completion in the mail. Although it will take 8 hours to finish, you can take it at your convenience. That's all there is to it! If you need your certificate ASAP, we also offer express shipping through FedEx.
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Q. How long does it take to complete your Virginia online defensive driving course?
A. It takes 8 hours to complete. However, since our course is online, you can space out the material however you'd like. When you log out of the course, we'll save your spot for you. When you're ready, you can pick up where you left off.
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Q. Can I get my certificate rushed to me?
A. Sure! Simply select Express shipping when you sign up, and your certificate will arrive 1-2 days after the course is completed. Express delivery is an additional $22.75.
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Q. Can I break the course up into sessions?
A. Of course! We track what page of the course you are on, so you can log out at any time. When you return, you'll pick up right where you were when you logged out.
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Q. How much do you charge for the Newsoms defensive driving course?
A. We only charge $49.95 for the course, including all associated fees and same day processing of your certificate available Monday through Friday.
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Q. How will I get my Virginia Certificate of Completion?
A. We send your certificate of completion for the Newsoms defensive driving school course via first class mail. If you're done by 3pm CT, we send it the same day. If you are pressed for time and need your certificate immediately, request Fed Ex service when you sign up for the course and your certificate will be there 1-2 days after you finish it.
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Q. What payment methods do you accept for this defensive driving course?
A. We accept Master Card, American Express, Discover, PayPal and even electronic checks. Call Customer Care toll free at 1-877-937-4846 if you'd prefer to pay by phone.
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Q. Is it safe to pay online with a credit card?
A. Definitely! We use state-of-the-art encryption technology to make sure that your identity and payment information is kept safe. If you'd prefer to pay by phone, just call Customer Care at 1-877-937-4846.
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Q. How long is the final test? Can I also take it at home?
A. The DMV in Virginia requires that you take the final quiz at an approved quiz location after showing photo ID. The final test is short, and it's all multiple choice. It usually takes about 20 minutes to finish. Notes and cheat sheets are not allowed (per Virginia regulations). Click here to find testing locations.
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Q. What if I don't pass the test at the end?
A. You will probably pass the first time. However, if you don't, you can keep taking the quiz until you do, at no additional charge. In Virginia, you can retake the test once per day.
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Q. Do I have to call the DMV to say I've finished the course?
A. No, DrivingUniversity.com will take care of that for you. After you're done, we'll electronically notify the Virginia DMV within a business day and mail your Certificate of Completion.
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Q. How often can I take driver improvement course?
A. This course can be taken as often as necessary for traffic tickets. In addition, the Virginia DMV allows you to take it once every 24 months for point reduction.
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Q. Does this course have an age requirement?
A.Yes, the Virginia DMV allows only drivers over the age of 20 to complete an online defensive driving course. If you're 20 or younger, you must take a classroom course.
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Q. Do I have to do the entire course on the same computer?
A. Nope. We track your progress through the Newsoms defensive driving course so that you can sign in from any computer and pick the course up right where you left off.
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Q. How long do I have to complete the course?
A. We keep your information on file for 90 days after you sign up and log in. You can take as long as you need to to finish the course.
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Q. Is this online defensive driving course available 24 hours a day?
A. Yes! You can log in at any time of the day or night to take the DrivingUniversity.com defensive driving course.
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Q. Do I need special hardware or software to take the Virginia online defensive driving course? Is downloading required?
A. You don't need any special hardware or software. As long as you have internet access, the course can be taken from any computer, whether a PC or a Mac. You don't have to download anything, either.
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Q. How will taking your online Newsoms defensive driving course affect my driving record?
A. Once you complete the course, you will become eligible for a 3 point credit on your driving record.
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WHAT IS THE NEWSOMS VIRGINIA DRIVING UNIVERSITY COURSE?
Driving University provides an online driver improvement course approved by the Virginia DMV and the Newsoms Virginia courts. Completion of this online course satisfies a Newsoms court driver improvement referral requirement. The online Driving University course can be taken at your own pace. Students can complete the course during one sitting or spread out over time. The Driving University course is simple, user friendly, and definitely memorable.

WHO TAKES THIS NEWSOMS VIRGINIA COURSE?
The online driver improvement course provided by Driving University is taken everyday by drivers to satisfy the Newsoms Virginia court driver improvement requirement. This requirement is usually caused by traffic tickets. There are several reasons for completing this Virginia DMV approved driver improvement course:

  1. Referred by a Newsoms court: reduce fines or dismiss a traffic ticket.
  2. Referred by the DMV: Too many driving points.
  3. Voluntary: the Virginia DMV will give you 5 safe driving points.
  4. Receive an insurance discount.

HOW DOES THIS ONLINE COURSE WORK?
The course is taken online and you can begin immediately.
Step 1: Click here to register
Step 2: Pay online or by phone
Step 3: Begin the course

You can finish the online course at once or start and stop as often as you like. If you stop, we'll put you right back on the same page where you left off the next time you return to the course. We'll send your Virginia Certificate of Completion either by mail or Fed Ex. If you're taking driving school for court, send your certificate to the Newsoms court. Plus, Driving University reports all completions to the Virginia DMV daily.

Your Newsoms Virginia Certificate of Completion
The day you finish, Driving University will process your Virginia Certificate and report your completion to the Virginia DMV (Mon-Fri). Certificates are sent by first class mail. If you're in a hurry, select Fed Ex when you register and we'll have your Certificate sent Fed Ex Overnight Delivery ($22.95).
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HOW IS THIS NEWSOMS VIRGINIA DRIVER IMPROVEMENT SCHOOL DIFFERENT?
The Driving University course is direct, to the point and easy on the eyes. Unlike Newsoms driving school classrooms or other courses, this course is not like reading a driver education textbook. It's very well written and easy to follow along. And, it's loaded with unforgettable highway humor caught on camera which everyone enjoys.

WHEN CAN I START?
Click here to start your Newsoms Virginia driver improvement program. Or, if you need further assistance, we're a phone call or an email away. We'll be happy to help you.
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Defensive Driving / Traffic School course offered in these and other cities statewide:
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Hanover
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Marshall
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