Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Reboot NW

Reboot NW is a federally funding training and employment grant through the Department of Labor. Scholarships are available to assist qualifying candidates with training and skill upgrade in IT/Software and Manufacturing occupations.

Getting on board with companies that offer high-wage, high-growth jobs can be difficult. ReBoot Northwest aims to be a resource of support and guidance during your job search. If you are looking for a career in manufacturing or IT, the program can help you connect with “earn and learn” opportunities like internships and on-the-job training with industry leading employers.

Please visit Reboot NW online for more information about the grant and how to apply.

Free Certified Production Technician Training

Certified Production Technician (CPT) Training and Certification at WorkSource Beaverton-Hillsboro will be starting in January 2016.  

The training is FREE to qualifying WorkSource customers.  Space is limited so apply early! See flyer for more information.

We are holding weekly information sessions starting November 18th through January 13, every Wednesday 10-11:30am, room 107 here at Portland Community College - Willow Creek Center - WorkSource Beaverton/Hillsboro. This is a great opportunity for those who are interested to ask questions and learn more. 

Customers can self register for the information session through their www.worksourceportlandmetro.org account or staff can register them.  However, pre-registration highly encouraged but is not required to attend an information session.

The training is eight weeks long, and will go from January 25 - March 17, 2016; Monday - Friday; 8:30am -2:30pm.

Testing at Willow Creek

Willow Creek Testing Center, a Pearson Vue Certified testing center, administers more than 100 types of professional and educational certification exams.

Some examples of these exams including:

  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • CompTIA
  • Evaluation Systems
  • LINIX Professional Institute
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle Certification Program
  • SAP
  • WorldatWork


Please see this website for more information: GED State Exam.

Professional and Educational Certification Testing

Please see this website for more information: Pearson Vue - For test takers.

On-the-Job Training National Emergency Grant

The purpose of On-the-Job Training contract (OJT) is to assist businesses in training and retraining skilled, productive workers. OJT's may be used to help train newly hired employees. WorkSource eligibility required. Please check the OJT flyer for details, and contact the Regional Business Specialist.