Going back to intergrad

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by NinoBROWN7, Jan 13, 2020 at 6:51 PM.

  1. NinoBROWN7

    NinoBROWN7 Mr.brown

    Finished intergrad last mid November... had some openings for 6 routes now that my seasonal gig ended i was suppose to start tomorrow but , management just called me today saying i would have to complete intergrad again starting in February cause some bull that the class i took wasnt the real deal ? Any one had similar situation or know of any solutions?got 4 years in the company so yea , tryna get on the rode sooner than laters thanks fellas.
     
  2. Kanovic

    Kanovic My job is fun

    No
     
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  3. 542thruNthru

    542thruNthru Well-Known Member

    Did you talk to a Steward or contact your local?
     
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  4. Maple Grove MN Driver

    Maple Grove MN Driver Cocaine Mang!

    I would file a grievance.
     
  5. Methods Man

    Methods Man Member

    Did you go to actual intergrad last time or the dumbed down driver school that they usually push seasonal through?
     
  6. Rack em

    Rack em First to worst!

    If you made it through once you'll make it through again. They are basically giving you a free vacation so don't rock the boat, go pass intergrad again, and be ready to be the best 22.4 driver ever.
     
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  7. Air Recovery

    Air Recovery Active Member

    Nope we did the watered down version aka NSPT and went fulltime immediately after season and a few years ago when we did season management told me that my peak counted as my 30.....it changes depends on where you are. Im in norcal and my nspt was in menlo park
     
  8. RTCD

    RTCD Member

    Yes, I had to do the exact same thing. Integrad twice, first time as seasonal second time as cover. The class was exactly the same except the diad tests and final road test were graded more strictly. Was easy yet stressful... I wouldn’t wish that class on anyone.
     
  9. Overpaid Union Thug

    Overpaid Union Thug Well-Known Member

    LOL. Integrad isn’t the real deal either.
     
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  10. Brown Biscuit

    Brown Biscuit Blind every day

    Glad I was put in a local class and was working right away. I didn’t go through all these shenanigans. Best of luck brother.
     
  11. Indecisi0n

    Indecisi0n Well-Known Member

    And I use to complain about having to write a fake letter as to why I wanted to work at ups.
     
  12. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

    The new class is super hard. Good luck. Most fail that new 500 question exam.
     
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  13. NinoBROWN7

    NinoBROWN7 Mr.brown

    Change of plans im starting tomorrow thanks fellas :funny:
     
  14. oldngray

    oldngray nowhere special

    Do you get bonus points for spelling it Integrad?
     
  15. NinoBROWN7

    NinoBROWN7 Mr.brown

    Old and gray describes u perfect :teethy:
     
  16. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    Pretty sure if you were to go back to threads from this time last year, you will find a bunch of threads where people asked the same question and got the same answer that you are getting now.
     
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  17. Wally

    Wally BrownCafe Innovator & King of Puns

    You know darn well as a trained professional moderator, nobody has time for the search function!
     
  18. Poop Head

    Poop Head Lovin' every minute of it!

    Must have went to Insta-grad.



    Nice profile pic btw
     
  19. barnyard

    barnyard KTM rider Staff Member

    True story.