Advance Your Career: Professional Licensing
WCWTC 1503 | 971-722-2917 | fax: 971-722-2922
PCC Continuing Education offers busy professionals the quickest and surest route to maintaining and enhancing their professional certifications. Whether you're an accountant, tax professional, insurance agent, electrician, real estate agent or appraiser, PCC is your ticket to continuing education in your profession.
These courses are designed as continuing education for insurance agents and are offered as three-, four- or eight-hour workshops. The State Insurance Division of Oregon has approved the PCC courses and many have also been approved by the Washington State Insurance Commissioner.. Our offerings include Insurance Ethics, State Regulation, 401-K Plans, Limited Liability Companies, Trade Practices, Agent Conduct, Last Will and Trust, and Estate Planning, and many more.
Electrical License Renewal
These eight-hour Saturday workshops are approved by both the Oregon and Washington Building Codes departments. Students receive a certificate of completion in class at the end of the workshop. PCC classes include NEC Ratings, National Electrical Code Changes, Code Calculations, NEC Code Calculation for Motors and Transformers, Oregon Electrical Safety Laws, and Grounding and Bonding.
Tax and Accounting Professionals
A broad selection of classes and seminars meets requirements for continuing education for Certified Public Accountants, Public Accountants, Tax Preparers and Tax Consultants. Courses are offered as four- or eight-hour workshops. PCC classes include 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanging, Trust in Retirement Planning, Marital Deduction Planning, The SIMPLE Deferral Plan, Qualified Pension and Profit Sharing, just to name a few.
Real Estate Professionals
Our specialized classes are designed for real estate license renewal and meet the requirements of the Appraiser Certification and Licensure Board's continuing education course guidelines (unless otherwise noted). Students will receive a certificate of completion at the end of class. Course topics include Landlord/Tenant Issues, Tax Advantages of Real Estate Investment, Elements of Small Property Investment, and others.
How to Register
We make cancellation decisions based on minimum enrollments. Please register in advance and help us make the best decisions! Your registration also ensures that we will be able to contact you should there be a change or cancellation of your class.
PCC offers three easy options to register for classes:
- Phone: Call 971-722-8888 to reach the PCC Registration Desk
- Web: Secure online registration form is available.
- Fax or Mail: A printable registration form may be submitted
- by fax: 971-722-4988, or
- by mail: PCC, P.O. Box 19210, Portland, OR 97280-0090
Dropping a Class:
Please note that if you register for a class and do not attend, you are obligated to call and cancel before the day the class meets. If you do not, the College will bill you for the tuition. You may use the phone registration number 971-722-8888) to drop a class.
Billing / Registration Confirmation:
Payment is due by the second Friday of the term or within seven days of registration, whether you receive a bill from PCC or not. Confirmation of class registration is assumed once you register; you will not be sent written confirmation.
There is a parking fee (M-F) at all PCC facilities. Daily permits are available from the yellow ticket machines in PCC parking lots. There is no parking fee on Saturdays.