A. Vollo Transportation Group, Inc. (VTG) promotes the importance of learning. We are dedicated to help professional drivers meet their needs in today’s challenging New York City for-hire community. We do this by offering programs for TLC driver-applicant initial training, continuing professional education and auxiliary programs that will help professional driver keep up with the fast pace of NYC’s changing environment, in an affordable and more importantly efficient manner.

Classes Offered

New York State Certified Defensive Driving Course

Required for all new TLC Driver applicants before filing their TLC application. All TLC drivers must take a DDC every three (3) years. Any TLC driver can take a DDC to reduce points once every 18 months.*

  • *6 Hour Course
  • Fee: $50

TLC Driver Education

All new TLC applicants must attend a three day twenty-four (24) hour class, consisting of Rules and Regulations, Geography and Passenger Driver Relations. The Student Manual is included in the tuition fee.

Classes are available:

  • Start immediately for your convenience you can start your 3 Day training on any:
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturday or Sunday: 9AM – 5:30PM

      As soon as you complete the 3 different classes listed above you are illegible to take the Official TLC E-Exam
  • 6 Nights - 2 Consecutive weeks
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays: 6PM - 10PM

  • Fee: $160

Official TLC Driver Exam

All new TLC driver applicants must take this computer-administered test after the 24 hour class and score at least 70% to pass. The test can be re-taken as many times as required to pass within ninety (90) days of filing the license application. This test is computer-administered.*

Exam is available:

  • Saturdays
    • 9AM - 6PM
    • *Must register in advance and take exam after completing 24 hour class

  • Fee: $50
  • Retake Fee: $50/each re-test

Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) Training

This three (3) hour class must be completed after filing a new or renewal application. The three-hour WAV training will introduce students to the Americans With Disability Act as well as the Disability Community. It covers the necessary skills and behaviors needed for transporting wheelchairs in WAVs. Familiarize students about the safety concerns for passengers, driver and the public, establish regulatory and legal requirements. Provide sensitivity training and communication towards passengers with disabilities. Provides an opportunity for each student to demonstrate appropriate hands-on techniques in securing a passenger in a wheelchair. Familiarize students with the Wheelchair Accessible Dispatch system.

Classes are available:

  • Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

  • Fee: $65

Portable Electronic Device (PED) Distracted Driving Course

A two (2) hour class for TLC drivers that were mandated by the TLC after a PED conviction.

Fee: $30

Voluntary Point Reduction Course

For TLC drivers who accrue excessive TLC Penalty Points, this course reduces 3 TLC points.

Fee: $75

Voluntary Point Reduction Course

For FHV vehicle owners and bases, which accrue excessive TLC Penalty Points, this course reduces 1 TLC point.

Fee: $75

***Must call for appointments!***

Vollo Transportation Group

210 E 43rd St
New York, New York


MTA take the 4, 5, 6 or 7 train to Grand Central Terminal walk 1 ½ blocks east to 210 E 43rd Street.