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800-333-7660

Rockville Training Center

111 Rockville Pike
Suite 1000
Rockville, MD 20850
Phone 301-838-7030
FAX 301-838-7410
Rockville 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.
  • 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 pagers off or to set them to vibrate.
  • Children/guests: Attendees are not allowed to have children or guests accompany them in the training facility.
  • 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.

Meals

A continental breakfast is provided each day as part of the course fee. Classes will break for lunch around 12 noon; however, lunch is not provided. You will receive a list of convenient restaurants within walking distance.

Emergencies

In case of emergency, your family or coworkers can leave a message during class hours by calling the Rockville facility at 301-838-7030 or SAS Customer Service at 800-333-7660. In case of inclement weather, please call ahead for information on delayed openings or cancellations.

Travel Information

You are responsible for your own transportation to and from the SAS training course.

The training center is located in the Rockville Metro Plaza I, diagonally across the street from the Rockville Metro station, on the 10th floor of the building.

Driving Directions
From North (Gaithersburg, Germantown, Frederick) via highway
  • South on I-270 (local lanes)
  • Take Exit 5, Falls Road, toward Rockville Town Center
  • Proceed through the first stop light. Falls Road becomes Maryland Avenue.
  • Get in the left lane as the road forks to stay on Maryland Avenue.
  • Continue on Maryland, through Rockville Town Square until the street ends. Take a right onto Beall Avenue.
  • Make the next right at the light, onto Rt. 355 (Rockville Pike/Hungerford Drive).
  • Drive past the first parking garage and take the second right into the parking lot under our building.
  • If you reach the next traffic light at E. Middle Lane, you can also enter our parking garage by making the first right turn into the side entrance.
From South/beltway via highway
  • North on I-270 (local lanes).
  • Take Exit 5, Falls Road, toward Rockville Town Center.
  • Proceed through the first stop light. Falls Road becomes Maryland Avenue.
  • Get in the left lane to stay on Maryland Avenue until it ends. Turn right onto Beall Avenue.
  • Make the next right at the light, onto Rt. 355 (Rockville Pike/Hungerford Drive)
  • Drive past the first parking garage and take the second right into the parking lot under our building.
  • If you reach the next traffic light at E. Middle Lane, you can also enter our parking garage by making the first right turn into the side entrance.
From North via Rt. 355 (Hungerford Drive)
  • Continue on Rt. 355 South.
  • After you drive past Beall Avenue (CVS on corner), drive past the first parking garage and take the second right into the parking lot under our building.
  • If you reach the next traffic light at E. Middle Lane, you can also enter our parking garage by making the first right turn into the side entrance.
From South via Rt. 355 (Rockville Pike)
  • Continue on Rt. 355 North.
  • After you drive past Rockville Metro Station on your right, get into the far left lane and make a U-turn at next light which is Beall Avenue (CVS on corner).
  • Immediately move into right lane. Drive past the first parking garage and take the second right into the parking lot under our building.
  • If you reach the next traffic light at E. Middle Lane, you can also enter our parking garage by making the first right turn into the side entrance.

Please note: Rockville Pike changes names to Hungerford Drive on our block.

Parking for Rockville Metro Plaza I is under the building and will cost $12 per day. At this time, SAS does not validate parking. Only credit card payments are accepted. On garage level P5, there is no elevator access and stairs are required to reach the building lobby.

Handicap/Wheelchair Access: Handicap parking spaces are available in the interior parking lot and at each level of the covered parking garage, with the exception of P5, which is stair access only. If you require wheelchair access, we would suggest parking in the parking garage at the lobby level. The building elevator is accessible from the top of the wheelchair ramp on the lobby level of the parking garage.

By Metro
Red Line
  • Take Red Line toward Shady Grove.
  • Get off train at the Rockville Metro Stop.
  • Exit station to the left.
  • Take the right staircase and walk to the intersection of Park Rd and Rte 355 on your right (Rte 355 is also called Rockville Pike and Hungerford Dr).
  • Cross Rte 355. Our building is located diagonally across from the Rockville Metro station. Note that Park Rd changes names to East Middle Lane after crossing Rte 355.
Alternatively, you can use the pedestrian walkway from the Metro station to cross Hwy 355. After walking through the walkway and down the steps, make a right onto Monroe St. Continue walking one block and you will see our building directly in front of you on the northwest corner of East Middle Lane and Hwy 355. Cross East Middle Lane and walk along the sidewalk to our building.

Blue/Orange Line
  • Take Metro to Metro Center.
  • Get off train and transfer to Red Line toward Shady Grove.
  • Follow Red Line instructions above.
Green/Yellow Line
  • Take Green/Yellow Line to Gallery Place/Chinatown.
  • Get off train and transfer to Red Line toward Shady Grove.
  • Follow Red Line instructions above.
Airports:
Baltimore Washington International Airport (50 min) 800-I-FLY-BWI
Ronald Reagan National Airport (45-50 min)
Metro accessible (National)
703-417-8000
Dulles International Airport (40 min) 703-572-2700
Rail:
Amtrak Train
Metro accessible (Union Station)
800-USA-RAIL
MARC Train
Metro accessible (Rockville)
800-325-RAIL
Metro Rail/Bus (~$3)
Rockville Metro Station on the Red Line
202-637-7000
Virginia Railway Express 800-RIDE-VRE
Limos/Sedans: ($65-$135)
Montgomery Sedan 800-851-8656
301-681-8961
Private Sedan (limos/sedans)
BWI $75; Dulles $65; Reagan $60
800-877-7644
301-460-7644
Singh Sedan Service
BWI N/A; Dulles $85; Reagan $75
703-734-1777
Shuttles: ($27-$55)
Super Shuttle 800-200-6655
Maryland Transportation (Montgomery Shuttle) 301-881-9600
Taxi: ($40)
Barwood Cab of Montgomery County 301-984-1900

Recommended Hotels

You are responsible for making your hotel reservation. When making reservations, please ask for the SAS rate or use the code listed below. Rates are based upon availability and are subject to change without notice. A limited number of rooms are available at government rates.
Bethesda North Marriott
5701 Marinelli Rd
Bethesda, MD 20852
301-822-9200
Reserve online
includes internet access & parking; on-site restaurant; 3.7 miles from training center; 5-minute walk to White Flint Metro station
Marriott Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center
9751 Washingtonian Blvd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
301-590-0044
Reserve online
$229
includes internet access, parking, shuttle service (every 15 minutes 6-9:30am & 3-7pm) to Shady Grove Metro station; 3 miles from training center
Hilton Garden Inn Rockville
14975 Shady Grove Rd
Rockville, MD 20850
877-782-9444 (hotel code DCARV)
Reserve online (corporate code N0701818)
Jan-Feb: $169
Mar-Jun: $185
Jul-Aug: $169
Sep-Dec: $185
includes internet access & parking; no public transportation available; car required; 2.4 miles from training center
Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center
1750 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
301-468-1100
Reserve online
$209
includes internet access, guest reception most nights; on-site restaurant; 2.6 miles from training center; walking distance to Twinbrook Metro station
Comfort Inn Shady Grove
16216 South Frederick Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
888-605-9100
Reserve online
$96
includes full breakfast, internet access, parking, guest reception Tuesday nights, shuttle service to Shady Grove Metro station; 2.5 miles from training center
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