PSW-HCW

About PSW new worker orientations

All Personal Support Workers (PSWs) are required to complete two orientations within 90 days of receiving their provider number.

  1. PSW Orientation may be taken in-person or online. This orientation takes about 3 hours to complete.
  2. eXPRS Orientation is only available In-person. This orientation takes about 1.5 hours to complete.

Directions for registering is below.

Online Orientation – requires a computer (do not use a tablet or phone)

An online orientation will require you to have access to a computer, the Internet, and an active email address. The Personal Support Worker Online Orientation is only available on iLearnOregon. iLearnOregon is the State of Oregon's website for online learning.

The online orientation will take about 3 hours to complete. You can stop and start the orientation, you don’t have to complete it all at one time. The online orientation has an audio feature if you have a speaker on your computer. If you prefer to read the material instead of listening to it, follow the instructions in the course for this option. Once you have successfully completed the orientation a certificate will be available for printing.

 

To register for online orientation:

  1. ENGLISH ORIENTATION: Complete the form located at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QLDMGKX. Do not register from your phone or tablet, register using the computer you will be using for the training.
  2. After you complete registration, you will see iLearn instructions.
  3. Save these instructions on your computer or print them so you can reference them in the future.

 

In-person Orientations

In-person orientations are available for PSW Orientation and eXPRS Orientation. PSW Orientation takes 3 hours to complete. eXPRS Orientation takes 1.5 hours to complete.

 

Registration is required for all in-person orientations.

To register for in-person orientations click one of the links below to be brought to a registration page on SurveyGizmo:

 

In-Person Orientation Schedule:

Sort the list below by county or date.

  
  
  
  
Location
Notes
JeffersonPSW Orientation6/6/20189:00AM - 12:00PM
DHS APD Office, 678 NE Hwy 97, Madras, OR 97741
Registration is required at least 24 hours before Orientation. No walk-ins are allowed. Register here: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4051955/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation
JeffersoneXPRS Orientation6/6/20181:30PM - 3:00PM
DHS APD Office, 678 NE Hwy 97, Madras, OR 97741
Registration is required at least 24 hours before Orientation. No walk-ins are allowed. Register here: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4051955/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation
UmatillaeXPRS Orientation6/20/20181:30PM - 3:00PM
DHS APD Office, 940 SE Columbia Drive, Hermiston, OR
Registration is required at least 24 hours before Orientation. No walk-ins are allowed. Register here: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4051955/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation
UmatillaPSW Orientation6/20/20181:30PM - 3:00PM
DHS APD Office, 940 SE Columbia Drive, Hermiston, OR
Registration is required at least 24 hours before Orientation. No walk-ins are allowed. Register here: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4051955/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation
MultnomahPSW Orientation6/21/20189:00AM - 12:00PM
Multnomah County East Building, 600 NE 8th St, Gresham, OR 97030
This Orientation is taught in Russian.
Эта ориентация преподается на русском языке.

Регистрация требуется не менее, чем за 24 часа до Ориентации. Никакие прогулки не допускаются. Зарегистрируйтесь здесь: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4074707/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation-in-Russian
MultnomaheXPRS Orientation6/21/20181:30PM - 3:00PM
Multnomah County East Building, 600 NE 8th St, Gresham, OR 97030
This Orientation is taught in Russian.
Эта ориентация преподается на русском языке.

Регистрация требуется не менее, чем за 24 часа до Ориентации. Никакие прогулки не допускаются. Зарегистрируйтесь здесь: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4074707/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation-in-Russian
MalheurPSW Orientation6/22/20189:00AM- 12:00PM
WorkSource Oregon, 375 SW 2nd Ave, Ontario, OR 97914
Registration is required at least 24 hours before Orientation. No walk-ins are allowed. Register here: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4051955/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation
MalheureXPRS Orientation6/22/20181:30PM - 3:00PM
WorkSource Oregon, 375 SW 2nd Ave, Ontario, OR 97914
Registration is required at least 24 hours before Orientation. No walk-ins are allowed. Register here: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4051955/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation
WashingtonPSW Orientation6/29/20189:00AM - 12:00PM
DHS Aging and People with Disabilities Office, 5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, Suite 200, Hillsboro, OR 97124
This orientation is taught in Spanish.
Esta orientación se enseña en español.

La inscripción se requiere al menos 24 horas antes de la Orientación. No se permiten visitas sin cita previa. Regístrese aquí: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4074692/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation-in-Spanish
WashingtoneXPRS Orientation6/29/20181:30PM - 3:00PM
DHS Aging and People with Disabilities Office, 5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, Suite 200, Hillsboro, OR 97124
This orientation is taught in Spanish.
Esta orientación se enseña en español.

La inscripción se requiere al menos 24 horas antes de la Orientación. No se permiten visitas sin cita previa. Regístrese aquí: https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4074692/PSW-and-eXPRS-Orientation-in-Spanish