Welcome to the Gersh Driver Education Program
WE HAVE ADDED MORE SEATS TO THE WEST HEMPSTEAD SPRING "B" SESSION STARTING APRIL 15TH. PLEASE REGISTER QUICKLY AS THEY WILL NOT LAST LONG!!!!!
Our newly renovated classroom, as well as our state-of-the-art simulator, allows your child to learn in a stress-free environment while utilizing the most up-to-date practice simulations. We also give random BAC breathalyzer tests to the driving instructors ensuring the safety and well being of every student.
The Gersh Driver Education Program is the largest in New York State and has a high road test pass rate that surpasses the national average.
We strive to not only make our prgram a good and effective learning experience, but fun for all as well.
"Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn." ~Benjamin Franklin
"Baseball is like driving, it's the one who gets home safely that counts." ~Tommy Lasorda
**COMING SOON AT OUR HAUPPAUGE LOCATION**
WE WILL HAVE OUR OWN DISTRACTED DRIVING COURSE THAT WILL ADD YET ANOTHER LEVEL OF DRIVER EDUCATION TO OUR PROGRAM.
STUDENTS WILL NAVIGATE THEMSELVES AROUND A CLOSED COURSE IN A GOLF CART WHILE LEARNING THE DIFFERENT AREAS OF DISTRACTED DRIVING.
AT GERSH, WE ALWAYS STRIVE TO KEEP OUR STUDENTS INVOLVED AND PARTICIPATING IN ORDER FOR THEM ACHIVE THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF KNOWLEDGE TO ENSURE THEIR SAFETY AND WELL BEING.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
"…classes on Sunday are huge convenience…both my children passed their road test on the first try…you gave them a lot of confidence…wonderful program" ~Denise Algerio
"...the driver's education program was a great success. Thank you for providing such a wonderful service." ~Susan Sheldric
"Everything was so well organized, and well run. My son passed his road test on the first try. Thank you very much to you and your staff for making this a very pleasurable experience for both my son and myself. We will be back in a few years with my daughter." ~Kelly Parson
"Joel, I would like to let you know that I really can't thank you enough for your overwhelming niceness. You are such a pleasure to deal with so thank you!" ~Laura Man
***CLASSROOM TEACHERS WANTED***
We are always looking for certified classroom instructors for both of our locations. (W. Hempstead and Hauppauge) Must have NY DMV MV-283 certification. Please contact the office if interested.
Summer programs for Nassau and Suffolk Counties are now available for registration.
All registrations are to be completed on line. Please remember, a $100.00 deposit is required to secure the seat.
Please register quickly as our programs fill up fast.
All classes are in accordance with the New State Department of Education and the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles. Upon completion of the program, the student will receive the MV-285 Certificate of Completion. This will allow for a senior license at 17.
Each class is as follows: (1 1/2 hours in the car and 1 1/2 hours in the classroom)
If you have any questions or need more information, do not hesitate to contact us.
*** ALL OF OUR CLASSES FILL UP FAST. PLEASE DO NOT WAIT **
GERSH ACADEMY EXTENDED PROGRAM
This program is open to all abilities and takes the students from obtaining their permit, through getting their drivers license in a very smooth transitional process, thus, helping them reach their highest level of independence. Learn more.