Training & Development
The APEC Basic Training course is required for all new dealers regardless of
industry experience. The class is designed to help prepare students for successful store operations and management. Topics covered will be APEC
policy and procedure, reviewing the APEC lease and contract, and discussing proven c-store management and petroleum marketing techniques
APEC Dealer Training Information:
Quick Facts About Training:
When: Generally, classes start on the first Monday of every month.
See the schedule below for projected start dates. Each session starts
on a Monday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sessions end Friday afternoon.
Where: Training is conducted at the main APEC office in Brandon,Florida.
How long: Training is conducted for 12 business days. Monday
through Friday for two weeks, and then Monday and Tuesday of the
third week. (in the event of a large class, we may split Commander
training into two. first class will be Monday and Tuesday, second will
be Wednesday and Thursday)
How much: Training is $900 per location. Up to 2 people total may
attend from each site at no extra charge. After you enter the station,
you may elect to repeat certain courses at no additional charge.
Course materials and daily lunch is included in the tuition.
Requirements: Attendance is required, and points are deducted for
absenteeism. All participants must wear a brand uniform (brand shirt
with logo) to each session.
2021 SCHEDULED CLASS DATES:
If Circle K Training, no RUBY/SAPPHIRE training that month
TRAINING SESSIONS RUBY/SAPPHIRE
# 1 … January 12th thru January 22nd CIRCLE K TRAINING
# 2 … Febuary 8th thru Febuary 17th Febuary 18th and Febuary 19th
# 3 … March 8th thru March 17th CIRCLE K TRAINING
# 4 … April 5th thru April 17th APEC
# 5 … May 4th thru May 14th CIRCLE K TRAINING
# 6 … June 8th thru June 16th June 17th and 18th
# 7 … July 12th thru July 23rd APEC
# 8 … August 10th thru August 20th CIRCLE K TRAINING
# 9 … September 13th thru September 24th APEC
#10 …October 5th thru October 15th CIRCLE K TRAINING
#11 …October 25th thru November 5th CIRCLE K TRAINING
#12 …December 6th thru December 15th. Dec 15th and Dec 16th
Dates are subject to change, please contact:
Ken Beardsley, Training Manager
(813) 681-4279 extension 217 or e-mail at KBeardsley@apecgas.com.
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