Impaired Driver Program

New York State DMV Impaired Driver Program

https://dmv.ny.gov/tickets/impaired-driver-program-alcohol-drug-rehabilitation-program

Nassau Community College Impaired Driver Program Office

356 East Road on the College campus. Office hours are from 8:30am - 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.

Registration:

For drivers convicted in New York State or with a New York state driver’s license, you must register for the program at the Department of Motor Vehicles. If you were convicted in a different state and you do not have a New York license, we can register you directly for the program.

Classroom location

NCC North Annex 500 Endo Blvd. Garden City, NY 11530 (Only open when classes are scheduled.) From Stewart Avenue, turn on to Endo /Lifetime Brands Blvd. heading toward the campus. Go ½ block,Pass the International Buffet on the right.  On your left, you will see NCC North Annex.  Turn left into the parking lot. The entrance is in the center of the building.

Classroom schedule & attendance

Classes are usually offered Monday - Thursday evenings, Saturday mornings and occasionally Sunday mornings. Start times vary. If you are unsure of the time your class starts, please call the office weekdays between 8:30 and 4pm at 516.572.7201.  Classes are about 2 ½ hours each night for 7 weeks.  If you are absent from one class, your instructor or the office can help you schedule a make-up date. If you miss two classes, you may need to be moved to a different section. Missing classes may delay your completion. 

Fees

The $234 fee, certified check or money order, payable to NCC should be paid at the first class. Money orders can be obtained from many locations, including the post office, 7/11 or Walmart.

Treatment

Some participants (not many) may be required to obtain a clinical assessment in order to fulfill DMV requirements. Your instructor will advise you during the second or third class, if this applies to you.  The NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) maintains a listing of approved evaluators or providers.  https://www.oasas.ny.gov/providerDirectory/index.cfm 

Completion

After attendance verification of 16 hours and no outstanding treatment records, your completion will be mailed. If your treatment is extended beyond the 7 weeks of class, contact the office   516.572.7201 or e-mail IDP@ncc.edu when your treatment is completed.  

Re-entry

If you have been dropped the fee for re-entering the program is $50 and possibly a return trip to DMV to re-enroll. Call or email the office for more information

Weather Alert

If Nassau Community College classes are cancelled due to the weather, IDP classes are also cancelled. Class cancellations will be posted on the sites home page and a recorded announcement will be available at 516.572.7501.

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