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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
MarionPSW Orientation11/12/20199:00 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 Orientation11/12/20191:30 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
WashingtonPSW Orientation11/13/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
DHS Self-Sufficiency Office, 5300 NE Elam Young Pkwy, 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 Orientation11/13/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
DHS Self-Sufficiency Office, 5300 NE Elam Young Pkwy, 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
ClackamaseXPRS Orientation11/14/20195:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Clackamas Banquet Center (Denny's), 15815 SE 82nd Dr, Clackamas, 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
ClackamasPSW Orientation11/15/20194:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Clackamas Banquet Center (Denny's), 15815 SE 82nd Dr, Clackamas, 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 Orientation11/15/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Florence Events Center,  715 Quince St, Florence, 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 Orientation11/15/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Florence Events Center,  715 Quince St, Florence, 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 Orientation11/15/20191:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Gresham Public Library, 385 NW Miller Ave, Gresham, 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 Orientation11/18/20193:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Gresham Public Library, 385 NW Miller Ave, Gresham, 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
WascoPSW Orientation11/19/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
DHS APD Office, 3641 Klindt Drive, The Dalles, 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 Orientation12/6/20199:00 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 Orientation12/6/20191:30 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
LanePSW Orientation12/10/20195:30 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 
MarionPSW Orientation12/10/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Day's Inn Black Bear, 1600 Motor Ct NE, 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 Orientation12/10/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Day's Inn Black Bear, 1600 Motor Ct NE, 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
LaneeXPRS Orientation12/11/20195:30 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
YamhillPSW Orientation12/11/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chehalem Park & Recreation District, Falcon Crest Room, 125 S Elliott Rd, Newberg, 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 Orientation12/11/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Chehalem Park & Recreation District, Falcon Crest Room, 125 S Elliott Rd, Newberg, 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
LinnPSW Orientation12/13/20199:00 am - 12:00 pm
Linn-Benton Community College, Mt Jefferson Room - CC210, 6500 Southwest Pacific Blvd, 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 Orientation12/13/20191:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Linn-Benton Community College, Mt Jefferson Room - CC210, 6500 Southwest Pacific Blvd, 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
MultnomahPSW Orientation12/13/20193:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Gresham Public Library, 385 NW Miller Ave, Gresham, 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