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
JacksonPSW Orientation1/24/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, 2250 Biddle Road, Medford, 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
JacksoneXPRS Orientation1/24/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, 2250 Biddle Road, Medford, 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 Orientation1/29/20209:00 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 Orientation1/29/20201:30 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
MultnomahPSW Orientation1/30/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
DHS Self Sufficiency Office, 30 N. Webster St, Portland, OR 97217
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 Orientation1/30/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
DHS Self Sufficiency Office, 30 N. Webster St, Portland, OR 97217
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
TillamookPSW Orientation1/31/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tillamook Family Counseling Center Developmental Disabilities Program, 3600 Third St., Tillamook, 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
TillamookeXPRS Orientation1/31/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Tillamook Family Counseling Center Developmental Disabilities Program, 3600 Third St., Tillamook, 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 Orientation2/11/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
Self-Determination Resources Inc, 12770 SW 1st St, Beaverton, 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 Orientation2/11/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Self-Determination Resources Inc, 12770 SW 1st St, Beaverton, 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 Orientation2/12/20209:00 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 Orientation2/12/20201:30 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
CoosPSW Orientation2/18/20209:00 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 Orientation2/18/20201:30 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
MarioneXPRS Orientation2/18/20201:30 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
MarionPSW Orientation2/18/20209:00 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
DouglasPSW Orientation2/26/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Living Case Management, 2550 NW Edenbower Av, 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 Orientation2/26/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Community Living Case Management, 2550 NW Edenbower Av, 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
LincolnPSW Orientation2/26/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy 101, Lincoln City, 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
LincolneXPRS Orientation2/26/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Lincoln City Cultural Center, 540 NE Hwy 101, Lincoln City, 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 Orientation2/28/20209:00 am - 12:00 pm
DHS Conference and Training Center, 11826 NE Glisan St, 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 Orientation2/28/20201:30 pm - 3:30 pm
DHS Conference and Training Center, 11826 NE Glisan St, 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
MalheurPSW Orientation3/27/20208:30 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
ColumbiaPSW Orientation4/29/20208:30 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