What kind of training does The UPS Store, Inc. provide to its franchisees?
The UPS Store, Inc. provides a comprehensive, four-phase training program to give new franchise owners the tools, strategies and knowledge they’ll need to launch and grow their businesses.
Training new franchise owners on our company and business model empowers franchisees to train their own staff confidently and effectively, paving the path forward to a successful store opening and operation.
Our franchise training is designed to equip you with the necessary skills, knowledge and information to help you get started and succeed as a The UPS Store franchisee. We want to make sure you learn, appreciate and understand important topics, such as:
- The process and strategy behind building a successful business
- Importance of the physical retail location itself
- The types of decisions that will be your responsibility versus decisions that are dictated by, and aimed to protect the brand standards of, The UPS Store, Inc.
Franchise training will also help to ensure that you understand the philosophy behind the business model. When running your own independent business, each day poses different challenges. Our training courses are designed to help equip you with the ability to make sound business decisions in a wide variety of different circumstances. Here’s a look at the four-phase franchise training program you’ll go through if you become a franchise owner with The UPS Store, Inc.:
Phase 1: Web-Based Training
Introductory web-based training
Phase 2: In-Store Experience I
This five-day training session is held at a local/regional Certified Training Center and taught by a Certified Trainer.
Phase 3: University Business Course and Print Services Training
This ten-day training session held at The UPS Store University in San Diego, CA focuses on developing the business management, technical, conceptual and diagnostic skills necessary to grow your franchised business.
Phase 4: In-Store Experience II
This five-day, in-store training session is held at a local/regional Certified Training Center and taught by a Certified Trainer.
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Request more information about our franchise training program
Please complete the Information Request form above, and one of our business development managers will reach out to schedule a time to speak with you (after you have received our current Franchise Disclosure Document) about our franchise training program.
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