Driver Permit Information

If you are enrolled in an approved driver-training course, you can get an instruction permit at age 15. WADEC101 will enter Permit Waivers 10 calendar days BEFORE the first day of the student’s class session. Upon enrolling, students must Pre-Apply online to receive their PIC number (permit number and confirmation number). After receiving this number, you must provide it to WADEC101 immediately. WADEC101 will then enter a Permit Waiver, if student uses a permit waiver to obtain their permit 10 calendar days, before the first  day of class, DOL will not require the enrolled student to take the Washington State Knowledge Test before they issue their permit.    

Steps to pre-apply online: 

1. Go to 

2. Follow the directions and complete the application. 

3. Print or write down the PIC number and bring it to our office.