PACE Mentorship Program 2018 - Portland Public Schools

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 4:30 PM to Wednesday, March 21, 2018 6:30 PM

In 2024 there will be 2 MILLION NEW JOBS for skilled professionals in the trades!

  • Do you like working with your hands?
  • Are you interested in jobs that pay well?
  • Do you want to learn introductory skills in the professional trades?

WHO: Portland Public School HIgh School Students

WHEN: Wednesdays 4:30-6:30 pm, 8 sessions, January 31 - March 21, 2018

WHAT: PACE (Plumbing, Air, Carpentry, Electrical) is a free after-school mentorship program that gives students the opportunity to work with plumbers, sheet metal workers, carpenters and electricians to learn introductory skills needed for careers in the trades. Explore career field within the industry. Gain experience and learn new skills. Connect with construction professionals and students from other Portland area high schools.  Students who complete the program will receive a free set of basic hand tools.

WHERE: PPS District Office - 501 N Dixon St, Portland (near Moda Center/Rose Quarter)

Talk to your school career coordinator or Jan Osborn, for more info!










Masonry Trades






Operating Engineer






Sheet Metal Worker



Construction Laborer