To get a New York State driver license, you must pass a written test, complete a 5-hour pre-licensing course and pass a road test. See Get a driver license.What is a Class D license in New York State?
Class D (operator): The Class D license is issued age 18 years old or older or to drivers who are age 17 years old with driver education. With a Class D license can operate passenger cars and trucks with a gross vehicle weight rating of 26,000 lbs or less.How do you renew a New York state license?
How to renew your New York driver's license: Renew online on the New York DMV website and pay the $64.50 fee. Mail your completed renewal notice. OR Visit a NY DMV office, complete your renewal notice/Application for Driver License or Non-Driver ID Card (Form MV-44), and pay the fee.