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Admission Requirements

  • Be 18 years or older at the start of training

  • Have a valid driver's license without restrictions to obtain a CDL

  • Have a high school diploma or GED

  • Meet or exceed the criteria for oral, written, mathematical, and physical requirements

  • Pass the Avista math test (SCC/Avista Sample Math Test)

  • Be interviewed by Avista

  • Have verification of funding

  • Pass a drug screening

  • Meet SCC admission criteria

Important Dates

October 1st - Annually If applying for financial aid, must have FAFSA completed online at, or mailed in.
July 9, 2018 Deadline for online applications
July 16, 17, 18 Avista math test at Avista Jack Stewart Training Center, 8307 N. Regal at 8:00 AM by arrangement
IF YOU PASS THE THE MATH TEST: Interviews at Avista's Jack Stewart Training Center by appointment.
July 18, 2018 All steps of the application process must be completed.
Final notice regarding acceptance into the program from Avista.
August 23, 2018 Registration at Jack Stewart Training Center, 1:00-5:00 PM
September 19, 2018 First day of class
January 11, 2019 Last day of class

Frequently Asked Questions