Benefits Line: 503-823-6031
1120 SW 5th Ave, Room 987, Portland, OR 97204
The PROTEC17 (formerly known as PTE-17) Professional Development Fund (PDF) is established by Article 23 of the PROTEC17 collective bargaining agreement (PROTEC17 Labor Agreement) between PROTEC17 and the City of Portland to promote professional development for PROTEC17 represented employees. The PROTEC17 Professional Development Committee is established in accordance with Article 23 of the PROTEC17 CBA to review, approve and communicate funding requests for professional development as it pertains to an employee’s current position, for another City position in their classification series, or in reasonably related work. For details, please refer to the PROTEC17 Professional Development Plan Document.
Only the current form for 2020-2021 will be accepted.
***To keep the fund in compliance with Accounting Rules, employees must pay for the request.
If your request will be paid for by your bureau, please do not submit a request for funding. This keeps the fund in compliance with Accounting Rules per the City Comptroller.***
**** Effective 3/29/2021 through 6/30/2021, the CAP amount is now $3000
If you have already submitted a request and received partial approval/reimbursement, you can submit a request for the difference. If you have questions regarding a request that you have already submitted, please email firstname.lastname@example.org (Be sure to reference your original request number in the email subject line)
For questions, please contact a PROTEC17 PDF Committee member:
City of Portland PROTEC17 Professional Development Funding & Reimbursement Checklist
City of Portland PROTEC17 Professional Development Funding Request Form
City of Portland PROTEC17 Professional Development Fund Plan Document