PWA Virtual Career Talk: PCC Swan Island Trades Center

Friday, October 30, 2020 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Learn about working in the trades with the PCC Swan Island Trades Center and the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!
More information: Bring your questions about fields such as electrical, welding and other skilled trades. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the PCC Swan Island Trades Center facility, talk with instructors, learn about wiring, welding and virtual reality painting. Find out about apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship training options and career opportunities in construction, industrial mechanics and other skilled trades.
Duration: About 45 min. (Will start at 1:05 pm.)
Eligibility: Open to high school students from PWA's partner districts. Others are welcome when space permits, or upon employer request.
How to join: Register using a non-school email. (Some school servers block confirmation emails from outside addresses such as Zoom or PWA.) Copy the participation link and put it in your calendar. Watch your non-school email for a reminder. If the event is starting shortly and you can't find your link, just re-register to get a new one.









Masonry Trades






Operating Engineer






Sheet Metal Worker



Construction Laborer