Montgomery County

Opportunities Industrialization Center

1101 Arch Street, Norristown, Pennsylvania 19401 | Phone (610) 279-9700 | Fax (610) 279-9705 | Email

We help others to help themselves!


With generous donations from people like you, we are able to offer our programs to the community for free. We appreciate all kinds of donations to help our programs. Montco OIC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit.

Montco OIC offers year-round courses and programs for free or for a small fee. To learn about the programs we offer, please visit our Programs page or call (610) 279-9700.

Montgomery County Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC) has proudly served the community for 50 years. Montco OIC provides job training and literacy programs to help others gain valuable skills to enter today's workforce. 

Montgomery County OIC

Pre-apprenticeship Program

Now Enrolling for September Classes

Enrollment is now open for the next session of our pre-apprenticeship program! The September session will begin on September 2nd, 2014 at the OIC building. Orientation will August 26th at 10:00am and August 28th at 4:00pm.

For additional information, click here or email

Annual Step Show Fundraiser

Calling All Steppers/Sponsors

The 2014 annual battle of the bands and step show will take place this fall in Montgomery County. This year's band performance will feature the Norfolk State Marching Spartan Legion, Morgan State University and more! We are looking for steppers to perform in between the band performances at the show. If your group is interested in participating, email with information on your group, a link of your performance and/or a link to your website.Space is on a first come first serve basis. Register today!

We are also looking for businesses to sponsor our Step Show and Battle of the Bands. If your business is interested in sponsoring the program, email, call (610) 279-9700 or stop by our office. For online payment, visit our eventbrite page.

Chosen Ones Youth Group

Thursdays at 5:00pm

Chosen Ones will meet every Thursday at OIC! We are looking for students ages 12-18 who would like to earn community service hours by making a difference in Norristown. Chosen Ones is managed by The Norristown Project. The group will develop events and activities in the community as well as talk about ways to improve the community around us. If your teen is interested in participating, email or call (610) 279-9700. For more information about our program, click here.

Camp Xtreme Talent Show

August 13th at Eisenhower Middle School

The end of the year talent show will be held on August 13th at 5:00pm. This year's talent show will take place at Eisenhower Science and Technology Leadership Academy. Admission is FREE and open to the public. For more information about our camp, click here.

Now Hiring!!

Before/After School Instructor

Xtreme Learning Center is now hiring an instructor for our before/after school instructor. The instructor position will stay open until filled. To view a complete job description, click here.