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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
LanePSW Orientation1/26/20199:00AM - 12:00PM
Laurel Hill Center, 2145 Centennial Plaza, Eugene, OR 97401
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 Orientation1/26/20191:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Laurel Hill Center, 2145 Centennial Plaza, Eugene, OR 97401
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 Orientation2/6/20199:00AM - 12:00PM
APD Office, 500 N Columbia River Hwy, Suite 240, St. Helens, OR 97051
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 Orientation2/6/20191:30PM - 3:30PM
APD Office, 500 N Columbia River Hwy, Suite 240, St. Helens, OR 97051
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 Orientation2/8/20199:00AM - 12:00PM
East County Health Center, 600 NE 8th St, 3rd Floor, Gresham, OR 97030
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 Orientation2/8/20191:30PM - 3:30PM
East County Health Center, 600 NE 8th St, 3rd Floor, Gresham, OR 97030
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 Orientation2/19/20199:00 AM - 12:00 PM
South Coast Hospice, 1620 Thompson Rd, Coos Bay, OR 97420
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 Orientation2/19/20191:30 PM - 3:30 PM
South Coast Hospice, 1620 Thompson Rd, Coos Bay, OR 97420
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