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DICK'S Sporting Goods Job Training

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  • Feb 20, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Oshkosh, Wisconsin

    Offer alot of on the job training to get you ready for real customers. There are a number of videos you watch as well as online training you have to complete throughout your employment.

  • Dec 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Sales Associate in Portland, Maine

    Training is ok but you'll have to learn on the fly

  • Jun 30, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Virginia Beach, Virginia

    Throw you on the floor after watching a few tapes. You may get a few hours one-on-one training, but you will be placed into the"fire" very quickly. Sometimes you may be the only person in your department with only a weeks training.

  • Jun 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Cashier in Plymouth, Massachusetts

    Involved videos as well as on the job training by shadowing someone in your department for the first day

  • May 29, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Columbus, Georgia

    It was terrible. It was like we were just handed over to the other associates who didn't know they were having to train anyone while they are dealing with customers. It was no investment in training.

  • May 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Hunt Valley, Maryland

    Company has a lot of training programs including computer and hands on training. Computer training is useless because you learn the answers after you submit a test and can retake the same exact test.

  • Apr 23, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Front End Associate / Ship from Store Associate in Arcola, Virginia

    just try your best is what they said

  • Feb 15, 2018

    All online which doesn't help much. Needs more job-like training.

  • Feb 15, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Sunnyvale, California

    All done online which doesn't help much for an in-store work opportunity. Needs more job like training.

  • Nov 30, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Customer Care Associate in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

    Job training was easy and consisted of about 4 to 5 hours and covered topics ranging from shrink to in house training called G.A.M.E face and the pros of Dicks not being part of a union.

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