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Official 80 Hours Class

24 hour Inital Training

TLC Taxi Prep Test

English for Taxi Drivers

Defensive Driving Course - Taxi/FHV

Defensive Driving Course - Public

Manhattan Geography

Make More Money as a Taxi Driver

Other Boroughs Geography - Bklyn & Queens

Other Boroughs Geograpgy - Bronx & Staten Island

TLC English Proficiency and Written Exam

Taxi 4-Hour Cont.Ed Workshop



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EZ-License - 24 Hour Class

The Official 80 Hour Class

This class is offered to drivers with more knowledge of NYC. It is 24 hours of instruction over three(3) days and covers the following topics:

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Map Reading Skills

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Geography

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Driver/Passenger relations.

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Preparation for the TLC exam

 

You must have a TLC Receipt and TLC License # before you register for the 80 or E-Z License initial training courses

If not download TLC application form here

 

Every day except Friday 9:00am 6:00pm (3 sessions/24hours) $145 plus the cost of one TLC exam).

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This ten (10) day training course will increase your chances of passing the taxi exam and increase your knowledge of NYC. This course also offers as many extra classes as you need to help you pass the TLC Exam at no additional charge and covers additional material not offered in the 24 hour course, including:

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Comprehensive Instruction on TLC Rules and Procedures

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Map-reading skills

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Geography

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Driver/Passenger Relations.

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Free TLC taxi prep test

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TLC exam

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state-of-the-art Classroom Technology

You can start any time, any day. Classes are ongoing. Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm (10 sessions/80hours) $325 (includes books, unlimited classes and TLC exam)

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TLC English Proficiency and Written Exam

Defensive Driving Auto Insurance & Point Reduction Course

LaGuardia Community College is an official on site TLC Exam Center. You must call in advance for the exam schedule and confirmation number at (718) 482 5336

1 session/5 hours 9:00am - 3:00pm $25. This course takes place every Friday.

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Reduce your car insurance by 10% by completing this six hour course! In addition, you can receive up to 4 violation points deducted off your New York State driver's license. All TLC pre applicants must complete a 6 hour New York, State DMV certified defensive driving course within six months of filing a TLC application to drive any taxi.

Satisfies the requirement for TLC Rule #202a10 and #2-11d.

1 session/6 hours 9:30am - 4:00pm $40

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Get Additional Support from the NYC Taxi and FHV Driver Institute!

 


These courses can prepare you more thoroughly for the TLC Exam and provide you with the detailed geographical information you need to earn more money as a taxi driver. You can choose one, or any combination of courses. Students in the 24 Hour Class enrolled in 3 additional full day courses have unlimited access to all NYC Taxi and FHV Driver Institute courses at no extra charge

 
 
   

TLC Taxi Prep Test

English for Taxi Drivers

The NYC Taxi and FHV Driver Institute is an official testing center for the TLC Exam. Benefit from our 25 years of experience in preparing drivers with this prep test course. Prep tests are graded and reviewed to give you an indication of whether or not you are ready to pass the TLC exam.

1 session/5 hours 1:00pm 6:00pm $20 Every other Thursday

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Learn the necessary language skills to pass the English portion of the TLC Exam. You will focus on listening and reading comprehension as well as writing, with an emphasis on spelling New York City geographical locations. You will also have opportunities to practice multiple-choice tests in a structure that is similar to the official TLC English Taxi Exam.

1 session/4 hours 6:00pm 10:00pm $29 Every other Thursday

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Taxi Yoga

 

A yoga class specifically designed to deal with the stress and other health issues of today’s professional driver.

The Taxi Yoga Course is taught by an instructor with 30 years experience in the taxi industry and 20 years experience as a student and teacher of body disciplines such as Yoga, Tai Chi and Nei Kung.

He drove a taxicab in New York City for 15 years and knows the toll this job can take on your body and mind. When he discovered how these disciplines could ease the pain he was experiencing, it changed his life. Learn how you can change the quality of your life, too. Taxi Yoga focuses on:

- Proper breathing
- Relaxation
- Diet
- Positive thinking.

The exercises are designed for people of all ages to ease tense muscles, tone internal organs and improve flexibility.

Students move at their own pace, comfortably and without strain. Check with your doctor before you begin.


Check with your doctor before you begin

Classes run on Monday nights, 7:00 - 8:00pm. $8 per class/special - 3 classes for $20! For more information, call us at: (718)482-5336

   

These Courses below are Require to obtain a NYC Hack License.

 
 
   

Outer Boroughs Geography Part I Emphasis on Brooklyn & Queens

Outer Boroughs Geography Part II Emphasis on Bronx & Staten Island

Study the geography of the 4 outer boroughs, with an emphasis on Brooklyn and Queens. Explore major thoroughfares and water crossings that connect to Manhattan, and learn how to use a five borough indexed atlas to reinforce map reading skills for the TLC Exam. Discover similarities and differences of the outer boroughs to help give you a better understanding of these areas.

1 session/8 hours $49

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Study the geography of the 4 outer boroughs, with an emphasis on the Bronx and Staten Island. Explore major thoroughfares and water crossings that connect to Manhattan, and learn how to use a five borough indexed atlas to reinforce map reading skills for the TLC Exam. Discover similarities and differences of the outer boroughs to help give you a better understanding of these areas.

1 session/8 hours $49

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NYC's Places of Interest and How to Make More Money as a Taxi Driver

Manhattan Geography

Learn about New York City landmarks, places of interest, and locations discussed on TLC Exam. Also discover how to maximize your earning potential by reviewing topics such as traffic patterns, holidays, alternate routes and more.

1 session/8 hours $49

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Receive an intensive review of the geography of Manhattan, from north to south, east to west.

1 session/8 hours $49

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Taxi 4 Hour Continuing Education Workshop

Persistent Violator Course

Before your first year probationary taxi driver's license expires, you are required to attend and complete a four-hour course that includes an update of rule changes, a review of driver responsibilities and duties, driver passenger relations and awareness of serving passengers with disabilities. (This workshop satisfies TLC Rule # 2-11a)

1 session/4 hours either 10:00am 2:00pm 1:30pm 5:35 or 6:00pm 10:00pm $20

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In this 8 hour class given in two 4 hour sessions we discuss and analyze recalcitrant drivers, violation histories that will give the teacher an overview of each student's pattern of behavior. We try to reach students by asking them to look at their behavior in new ways. We help provide them with productive ways of dealing with conflict. We also give drivers advice on managing anger, conflict and personal aggression. Suggest the proper protocol when dealing with Police and Court system. We help students to better understand and communicate with cultural differences of passengers and other people they deal with on a daily basis. In addition we help drivers to better understand New York City traffic codes as well as the Taxi and Limousine Commission rules.

Must call 718-482- 5335 to schedule a class.

   

   
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