Training Console

Cary Training Center

World Headquarters
200 SAS Campus Dr, Bldg F
Cary, NC 27513
Phone 919-531-7321
FAX 919-677-4444 (Attn: SAS Education)
Cary building photo

Class Info

You can check in and pick up your course materials beginning at 8:30am. Classes start at 9am and end by 5pm each day. If the schedule is different, it will be noted on the Web as well as in your confirmation e-mail.
  • Photo ID: For security purposes, please be prepared to show a photo ID.
  • Equipment: Classroom computers are available for students' use.
  • No recording devices: Recording devices, including video and audio, are not permitted in the classroom.
  • Cell phones: Students are asked to turn cell phones and electronic devices off or to set them to vibrate.
  • Children/guests: Attendees are not allowed to have children or guests accompany them in the training facility.
  • Classroom attire: Students are welcome to dress comfortably, keeping in mind that training centers have a casual business environment.
  • Room temperature: Classroom temperatures do fluctuate. Please bring a light jacket or sweater to ensure your comfort level.
SAS is a tobacco-free company
Smoking or the use of smokeless tobacco products is prohibited in SAS buildings, in company or personal vehicles, or anywhere on the SAS World Headquarters campus. Smoking is also prohibited at all third-party SAS facilities.


A continental breakfast and lunch are provided each day as part of the public course fee; excludes on-site courses. On-site courses include a continental breakfast; however, lunch can be provided for an extra fee (please contact your sales representative for more information).


In case of emergency, your family or coworkers can leave a message during class hours by calling the Cary facility at 919-531-7321 or SAS Customer Service at 800-727-0025. In case of inclement weather, please call ahead for information on delayed openings or cancellations.

Travel Information

Most recommended hotels provide transportation to and from the airport. You should call the hotel to arrange this transportation. Courtesy phones are located in each airport terminal.

The Umstead Hotel and Spa (located in the front of SAS campus) is within walking distance and will also provide towncar transportation to and from the SAS course. Please make arrangements with the Bell Captain at the hotel.

The Embassy Suites Hotel in Cary (located across the main road from the SAS campus) will provide transportation to and from the SAS course; however, you will need to make the arrangements with the Bell Captain at the hotel.

Driving Directions:

From Crabtree Area to SAS via I-440

  • 70E to I-440S
  • I-440S to exit #4B onto I-40W
  • I-40W to exit # 287
  • Left on Harrison Ave
  • Left on SAS Campus Dr at 1st light
  • Bldg F is 2nd building on right
  • Take Creedmoor Rd (which becomes Edwards Mill Rd)
  • Left on Duraleigh Rd (which becomes Blue Ridge Rd)
  • Right on I-40W
  • Stay on I-40W until exit #287
  • From #287, left on Harrison Ave
  • Left at 1st light onto SAS Campus Dr
  • Bldg F is 2nd bldg on right
From SAS to Hotels
  • Take Wade Ave, Exit 289 (right 2 lanes to I-40E)
All visitors are asked to stop at the Security Gate to check in. Student parking is directly behind the training center (Building F). Overflow parking is available in front of Building H (across the street from Building F).

Recommended Hotels

You are responsible for making your hotel reservation. When making reservations, please ask for the SAS rate. Rates are subject to change without notice.
Umstead Hotel and Spa
100 Woodland Pond
Cary, NC 27513
919-447-4050 (to request SAS Client & Friends rate)
Premiere King or 2-dbl beds: $234
rates are based upon availability; a copy of your SAS course confirmation is necessary upon check-in to receive the SAS rate; coffee/pastries in bar area (5:30-7:30am daily), internet access in guest rooms & hotel common areas including outside terrace; use of steam room/sauna/whirlpool; & transportation to SAS campus. Other amenities include full-service spa, 24-hour fitness center, 24-hour private dining, nightly entertainment in Herons Lounge, Herons Restaurant offering outdoor terrace seating, 3-acre lake with lighted walking trails. Located on SAS campus
Embassy Suites Hotel (RDU)
201 Harrison Oaks Blvd
Cary, NC 27513
919-677-1840 (rate code SSI)
S/D: $157
includes breakfast, evening reception, airport transportation, shuttle to/from SAS (on request); approx. 1 mile from SAS
Extended Stay America
600 Weston Pkwy
Cary, NC 27513
Reserve online
5% off current rates
newly renovated, non-smoking facility; approx. ½ mile from SAS
TownePlace Suites by Marriott
120 Sage Commons Way
(corner of Weston and Evans)
Cary, NC 27513
includes a fully equipped kitchen, deluxe continental breakfast, 24-hour Grab and Go Market; no on-site restaurant or shuttle available; approx. 3½ miles from SAS
Hilton Garden Inn (RDU Airport)
1500 RDU Center Dr
Morrisville, NC 27560
Reserve online
approx. 4 miles from SAS
Hampton Inn & Suites
I-40, Exit 290
111 Hampton Woods Lane
Raleigh, NC 27607
King/double: $99
includes deluxe breakfast, airport transportation, and shuttle within a 5-mile radius; approx. 3½ miles from SAS
Courtyard by Marriott (RDU)
2001 Hospitality Court
Morrisville, NC 27560
Reserve online
Standard: $124
includes internet access, shuttle to airport & SAS (please arrange at check-in); approx. 5 miles from SAS
Doubletree Raleigh Durham Airport
4810 Page Creek Lane
Durham, NC 27703
12% off Best Available rate
includes internet access, shuttle to/from airport; approx. 7¼ miles from SAS
Embassy Suites Hotel
(across from Crabtree Valley Mall)
4700 Creedmoor Rd
Raleigh, NC 27612
includes breakfast and evening reception; approx. 7½ miles from SAS
Embassy Suites - RDU/Brier Creek
8001 Arco Corporate Dr
Raleigh, NC 27617
includes breakfast, evening reception, shuttle from airport; 11½ miles from SAS
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