Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

The Occupational Skills Training program is designed to provide the opportunity for students to receive worksite instruction in a specific occupation. The training program is individualized for each student that enters the program. Students can start at any time during the term. Training plans are developed in consultation with the student, PCC Faculty, PCC OST coordinators and Agency representatives. An interview with an OST coordinator is required for assessment. Druing this interview a specific occupation will be identified. OST will develop a suitable training site for the student. Pre-requisites are determined by specific occupational standards. Please call our office for more information.

Occupational Skills Training

The Occupational Skills Training program is designed to provide the opportunity for students to receive instruction in a specific occupational area. The programs are individualized and allow flexibility in program design, delivery, and implementation. Individualized plans are developed in consultation with the student, PCC Faculty, PCC OST coordinators, work-site supervisors, and agency representative(s), if appropriate.

An interview with an OST coordinator is required for assessment, to determine the specific occupation and to identify a suitable training site and its availability. Prerequisites are determined by specific occupational standards.