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
YamhillPSW Orientation9/17/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Worksource, 370 NE Norton Ln, McMinnville, 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 
YamhilleXPRS Orientation9/17/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Worksource, 370 NE Norton Ln, McMinnville, 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 
JosephinePSW Orientation9/20/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Living Case Management, 1215 NE 7th St, Grants Pass, OR 97526
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 
JosephineeXPRS Orientation9/20/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Living Case Management, 1215 NE 7th St, Grants Pass, OR 97526
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 
LinnPSW Orientation9/20/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Holiday Inn, 105 Opal Ct, Albany, 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
LinneXPRS Orientation9/20/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Holiday Inn, 105 Opal Ct, Albany, 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
WashingtonPSW Orientation9/20/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
DHS APD Office, 5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, Suite 200, Hillsboro, 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 
WashingtoneXPRS Orientation9/20/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
DHS APD Office, 5240 NE Elam Young Parkway, Suite 200, Hillsboro, 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 Orientation10/2/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Arc Umatilla County, 215 W Orchard Avenue, 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 
UmatillaeXPRS Orientation10/2/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The Arc Umatilla County, 215 W Orchard Avenue, 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 
LanePSW Orientation10/7/20195:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Laurel Hill Center, 2145 Centennial Plaza, Eugene, 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 
LaneeXPRS Orientation10/8/20195:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Laurel Hill Center, 2145 Centennial Plaza, Eugene, 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 
CoosPSW Orientation10/10/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Living Case Management, 3030 Broadway Ave Ste A, North Bend, 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 
CooseXPRS Orientation10/10/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Living Case Management, 3030 Broadway Ave Ste A, North Bend, 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 
MarionPSW Orientation10/15/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Marion County Health and Human Services, 3180 Center St, 1st Floor, Room 1314, Salem, 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 
MarioneXPRS Orientation10/15/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Marion County Health and Human Services, 3180 Center St, 1st Floor, Room 1314, Salem, 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 
DeschutesPSW Orientation10/16/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Deschutes County Health Service, 1340 NW Wall St, Bend, 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
DeschuteseXPRS Orientation10/16/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Deschutes County Health Service, 1340 NW Wall St, Bend, 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 Orientation10/18/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
SMILE Station 8210 SE 13th Ave, Portland, 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 
MultnomaheXPRS Orientation10/18/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
SMILE Station 8210 SE 13th Ave, Portland, 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 
DouglasPSW Orientation10/24/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Southern Oregon Regional Brokerage, 2930 NE Stephens St, Roseburg, 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 
DouglaseXPRS Orientation10/24/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Southern Oregon Regional Brokerage, 2930 NE Stephens St, Roseburg, 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 
MalheurPSW Orientation10/25/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lifeways, 702 Sunset Dr, Ontario, 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 
MalheureXPRS Orientation10/25/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Lifeways, 702 Sunset Dr, Ontario, 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 
ColumbiaPSW Orientation10/30/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
CCMH Creekside Campus, 58646 McNulty Way, St Helens, 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 
ColumbiaeXPRS Orientation10/30/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
CCMH Creekside Campus, 58646 McNulty Way, St Helens, 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