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HopefullyChozen2Lead  
#681 Posted : Friday, April 30, 2021 11:58:03 AM(UTC)
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So I had my poly recently, and the date changed in the my applicant portal yesterday. Any indication as to if this is good news or bad news?


This has happened to me. I took it this week and then saw a date change, As they say no news is good news so I am hoping that means the process has continued. Did you reach out to your AC to confim?
App: 09/2020
Interviews: 12/2020
CJO: 12/2020
PSI: 03/2021
FP/DT: 03/2021
Poly: 04/2021
BI Start: 05/2021
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#682 Posted : Friday, April 30, 2021 12:07:05 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: RaiderFan Go to Quoted Post
So I had my poly recently, and the date changed in the my applicant portal yesterday. Any indication as to if this is good news or bad news?


This has happened to me. I took it this week and then saw a date change, As they say no news is good news so I am hoping that means the process has continued. Did you reach out to your AC to confim?


Check your inbox
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#683 Posted : Friday, April 30, 2021 12:40:42 PM(UTC)
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June Q battle buddies,

I received a very long document about reporting procedures including a very detailed list of things to bring/purchase at Q, directions, lodging, etc. Also, a few moments ago I received COVID-specific information as well as a notification that the final job offer should go out this coming Monday through the portal. I won't get in to specifics here but, if you are anxiously awaiting to hear *something*, it's on the horizon!

For those still waiting for a Q date, try not to go crazy and know that it will happen eventually!
7/19 - app
8/19 - Ph 1
1/20 - M&G
2/20 - Ph 2 W
9/20 - Ph 2 I
10/20 - PFT/CAO
12/20 - PSI/Poly
1/21 - Med
6/21 - BFTC
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#684 Posted : Saturday, May 1, 2021 10:12:15 AM(UTC)
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First off, great info on here, appreciate everyone that has been chipping in.

Background started this week for me (a lot of international family and some international travel) so I know it might take a while. I have medical in 2 weeks. Hoping for August or September class.
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#685 Posted : Saturday, May 1, 2021 12:13:01 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: ItsMeJay Go to Quoted Post
First off, great info on here, appreciate everyone that has been chipping in.

Background started this week for me (a lot of international family and some international travel) so I know it might take a while. I have medical in 2 weeks. Hoping for August or September class.



started this week?
lots of international travel?
sorry, but aug/sept is out of the question. set your sights on early 2022.
they start booking the classes two months out.
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#686 Posted : Saturday, May 1, 2021 7:00:28 PM(UTC)
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Hey guys. This might be a stupid question, but I'm going to ask anyway... Id rather look stupid than screw up the application of my life.

Im a disabled vet about to apply. I see that I need an SF15. Im honestly not sure what this is. From what I can find, its a form that I fill out that is basically an application for 10pt veteran preference? Is that true, or is there an SF15 I need to get from the VA? Do I just submit the SF15 with my VA letter confirming my disability rating?

Thanks guys.
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#687 Posted : Saturday, May 1, 2021 7:16:28 PM(UTC)
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Hey guys. This might be a stupid question, but I'm going to ask anyway... Id rather look stupid than screw up the application of my life.

Im a disabled vet about to apply. I see that I need an SF15. Im honestly not sure what this is. From what I can find, its a form that I fill out that is basically an application for 10pt veteran preference? Is that true, or is there an SF15 I need to get from the VA? Do I just submit the SF15 with my VA letter confirming my disability rating?

Thanks guys.

You and all Vets need to submit VA Civil Service Preference Letter dated within 1 year.

https://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/sf15.pdf

Also, from my AC:
You will need to provide your VA Ratings Decision letter. Sometimes applicants may not have that in time and I have seen the Medical Unit accept the documents that the applicant have sent to the VA for the decision to take place. Basically the FBI Medical Unit needs to know what the applicant is requesting in the form of the disability.



Thank you. I have a decision letter, it says on the application portal that the letter needs to be dated within one year. Mine is dated when I got out in 2016. So I need to get an updated letter? Or does the SF15 just need to be filled out within the year?

Also, when do I find out my applicant coordinator? Is that something that gets assigned to me once my app is submitted and I'm in process? And same question regarding the special agent portal you all keep talking about?

Thanks again for the help.

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#688 Posted : Sunday, May 2, 2021 10:45:06 AM(UTC)
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Retaking my Pre-Q PFT again next Wednesday - wish me luck boys and girls. Going to run the full PFT once it cools down later today and see where things stand. Not going to let that 1.5 miler get me this time!
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#689 Posted : Sunday, May 2, 2021 10:52:11 AM(UTC)
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Retaking my Pre-Q PFT again next Wednesday - wish me luck boys and girls. Going to run the full PFT once it cools down later today and see where things stand. Not going to let that 1.5 miler get me this time!


Good luck! You got this. Run your heart out and rest later. I started to just give myself 3 minute rest in between push-ups and sit-ups . I will run the test tomorrow as I need to place myself in the mind frame. September class would be awesome
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#690 Posted : Sunday, May 2, 2021 4:14:18 PM(UTC)
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Hello everyone,

Really helpful thread. I'm always reading through but this is my first time posting. I have medical coming up this Thursday but no indicators that my background has started. Also any recommendations for Veterans with VA disabilities? I submitted my VA narrative to my AC. Anyone else in medical with disabilities? How long is it taking to be cleared?
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#691 Posted : Sunday, May 2, 2021 5:07:43 PM(UTC)
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Is there anyone training out of North Carolina preferably Raleigh or Northcal?

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#692 Posted : Sunday, May 2, 2021 5:29:36 PM(UTC)
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Hello everyone,

Really helpful thread. I'm always reading through but this is my first time posting. I have medical coming up this Thursday but no indicators that my background has started. Also any recommendations for Veterans with VA disabilities? I submitted my VA narrative to my AC. Anyone else in medical with disabilities? How long is it taking to be cleared?


Following as I’m a Vet but I’m not currently being seen for any existing issues; was issued Naprosyn for slight toe issue.

Curious what’s your timeline
Offer- PSI, Poly.. etc

Did you have your shots updated?



Offer:3/5/21
PSI-3/18/21
Poly-4/20/21
Medical-5/06/21

I think I only need to get a meningococcal vaccine. I'm in the reserves so almost all of my vaccines are updated.
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#693 Posted : Sunday, May 2, 2021 6:05:50 PM(UTC)
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Is there anyone training out of North Carolina preferably Raleigh or Northcal?


I’m in the Triad area.
MavMan  
#694 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 5:21:31 AM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Mission0 Go to Quoted Post
Hello everyone,

Really helpful thread. I'm always reading through but this is my first time posting. I have medical coming up this Thursday but no indicators that my background has started. Also any recommendations for Veterans with VA disabilities? I submitted my VA narrative to my AC. Anyone else in medical with disabilities? How long is it taking to be cleared?




Vet here as well with a pretty high rating for medical....the medical appt. is fairly straight forward. It's once your file gets to HQ that it can hold you up. For VA disability-Most aches or pains/breaks/fractures/ things like that should be easy to get through. You may need to get a physician to sign off on something, but thats about it. I was in medical with a follow up for about a month.

Disability narrative with and mental issue type claim Regardless of if something is granted or not - regardless of history of counseling will go to Psych and be on a psych hold until they've done all their checks. You may need an eval or just personal statements. Just depends whats in your history.

The thing to remember is it matters what's been put in the narrative, not just what's been awarded. I learned that the hard way ha! PM if you have any specific ?'s.
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#695 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 5:23:01 AM(UTC)
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Retaking my Pre-Q PFT again next Wednesday - wish me luck boys and girls. Going to run the full PFT once it cools down later today and see where things stand. Not going to let that 1.5 miler get me this time!



You got this Brick!!

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FutureGmen  
#696 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 6:14:45 AM(UTC)
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Retaking my Pre-Q PFT again next Wednesday - wish me luck boys and girls. Going to run the full PFT once it cools down later today and see where things stand. Not going to let that 1.5 miler get me this time!


Good luck! You got this. Run your heart out and rest later. I started to just give myself 3 minute rest in between push-ups and sit-ups . I will run the test tomorrow as I need to place myself in the mind frame. September class would be awesome


Maybe this is a dumb question, but I thought the order of the events was:

1. Situps
2. 300m
3. Push-ups
4. 1.5 mile

Can you do them in a different order, or are you just saying that you are doing situps and pushups back-to-back to build endurance?

That’s the order. 5 minute break
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#697 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 7:03:08 AM(UTC)
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Did anyone do a “personal statement” regarding their polio or chicken pox vaccinations. If so, what was the format for that? Was it simply an e-mail to your AC? The paperwork sent to me after I scheduled my medical stated that this was an option.
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#698 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 7:11:47 AM(UTC)
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Did anyone do a “personal statement” regarding their polio or chicken pox vaccinations. If so, what was the format for that? Was it simply an e-mail to your AC? The paperwork sent to me after I scheduled my medical stated that this was an option.


I did the personal statement for the polio vaccine as well as regarding social alcohol usage. I kept it simple, put both in the same word document, and just worte a few sentences on each. Seemed to do the trick
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#699 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 7:37:22 AM(UTC)
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Is anyone else's "My Special Agent Portal" blank? or not loading? -_-

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#700 Posted : Monday, May 3, 2021 7:40:06 AM(UTC)
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Is anyone else's "My Special Agent Portal" blank? or not loading? -_-



My portal is loading and I am still stuck in M&G
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