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Training Location Information

Executive summary
  • Class begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. For class completion time, refer to the registration form for the specific class you are taking.
  • We will provide the training guide for the class. There is no need to bring any product documentation to the class.

Chicago, IL

Training Center
MicroTek Chicago Training & Meeting Rooms
230 West Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-236-3811

MicroTek Chicago is within walking distance to some of Chicago's major attractions, including Willis and Trump Towers, Millennium Park and The Magnificent Mile. Located only four blocks from Union Station and within blocks of our partner hotels.

Directions:

For a map click on the following link: Get Directions

Training Center is located on the corner of Monroe and Franklin. The Main Entrance in on Franklin Street. Monroe is a One Way street that runs West to each and is one block West of Wells Street.

From the North: Take I-90/94 South (Kennedy Expressway) to Monroe East exit.

From the South: Take I-90/94 North to Monroe East exit.

From the West: Take I-290 East (Eisenhower Expressway) and exit at Wacker/Franklin.

Hotel Information:

For Hotel information, more detailed directions, and hotel discounts, please visit MicroTek's Web site at: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-chicago/

Parking:

Tower Self Park – 211 West Adams Street. The discounted rate is $25 per day (for up to 24 hours) and is payable by CASH ONLY to a MicroTek Chicago facility staff member. Please present the ticket that you received when you entered the garage along with your cash payment and you will be given a validation ticket. Be sure to retain both the entry and validation tickets as you will need to insert both of them at the exit gate when leaving the garage in the evening. You do not need to stop at the pay stations located in the garage lobby.

Transportation:

Metra Train: Metra trains from the suburbs arrive at both Union and Ogilvie Stations. Each station is about a 3-block walk to our facility.

CTA – Chicago Transit Authority: The CTA-EL Blue Line (O'Hare Airport) can be taken to the Monroe & Dearborn terminal. The train ride will take approximately 1 hour and then a 4 block walk to the facility. The CTA-EL Orange Line (Midway Airport) ride to the Washington & Wells terminal will take 35-40 minutes followed by a 2 block walk to the facility.

Yellow Cab:(312) 829-4222

Airports: Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) or Chicago Midway Airport (MDW)

 

London, UK

Training Center
Imparando City of London Learning Center (MicroTek London Training Facility)
56 Commercial Road
London, E1 1LP
Phone: 0845 262 9492 or +44 (0) 207 702 9033

Imparando City of London Learning Center Ltd./MicroTek London Training Facility is easily accessible from major airport hubs including London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London City, and London Stanstead. Transport links from airports can take you into the heart of London.

Directions:
For a map click on the following link: Get Directions

Please see the MicroTek London Training Facility Web pages for directions from Aldgate Tube Station, Aldgate EAST Tube Station; Londo Heathrow, London City Airport; and London Stansted. https://www.mclabs.com/uk/room-rentals/microtek-london/

Transportation:
For London Bus Information: Click on the following link: https://tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey/

Hotel Information:
For Hotel information, more detailed directions, and hotel discounts, please visit MicroTek's Web site at: https://www.mclabs.com/uk/room-rentals/microtek-london/

Parking:
Imparando does not have any dedicated parking spaces on-site, however, there is a car park called Arch Parking, conveniently located near to the training facility on Back Church Lane.

 

MALVERN, PA (Philadelphia suburb)

Training Center
Penn State Great Valley
Main Building
30 East Swedesford Road
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone: 610-648-3209

The Penn State Great Valley campus is approximately 30 miles from the Philadelphia International Airport. During rush hour, please allow at least 1 1/2 hours of travel time to the airport for return reservations. For additional information, please visit Penn State’s website.

Directions from the Philadelphia International Airport:

Take I-95 south to I-476 north. From I-476, take Exit 16B (I-76 West, King of Prussia). Proceed to Exit 328A, 202 south West Chester. Keep to the left lane of the exit ramp and follow signs for Route 202 south. Take Route 202 south to the Great Valley Exit (Route 29 north). Take exit ramp to first traffic light. Turn left onto Swedesford Road. Turn left into Penn State Great Valley. Follow signs to the Main Building.

Parking:

There is ample free parking.

Photo Identification:  

For short-term access to the university’s computers, you will need to provide a valid photo ID. Valid photo ID examples include, but are not limited to, Driver's License, Passport, and other Government Issued ID.

Shuttle Service from the Philadelphia International Airport:

There is no direct public transportation from the airport to the training center. The following transportation options are available to get to our training center from the airport: car rental, taxi service, or limousine service. Two services follow. Click here for additional transportation options. 

Tropiano Shuttle Service:

Reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance by calling (800) 559-2040. Flight information, arrival time and hotel information is needed to make a reservation. Logistic information will be provided upon making a reservation.

Paoli Limousine:

Reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance for door-to-door town car service. Call (800) 640-7428 to make a reservation.

Hotel Information:

Penn State Great Valley has negotiated rates with many nearby hotels. Click here to view suggested hotels and request the Penn State rate when booking your hotel. 

Most local hotels provide free shuttle service from the hotel to Penn State Great Valley. Please contact the hotel to make arrangements for shuttle service to and from Penn State in advance of your arrival. Vertex suggests that you consider renting a car as many hotels are not within walking distance to Penn State as well as a full-service restaurant on the hotel property.

 

ORLANDO, FL

Training Center
MicroTek Orlando Training & Meeting Rooms
2145 Metrocenter Boulevard, Suite 150
Orlando, FL 32835
Phone: 407-532-4704

MicroTek Orlando is located near Orlando's major attractions, such as Universal Studios and Walt Disney World. For a map click on the following link: Get Directions

Directions from Krikman Road:

Turn onto Metrowest Blvd toward the large Metrowest sign. At the second red light, turn right onto Metrocenter Blvd. MicroTek is in the second building on the right, a 4-story beige office building with "Pearson" in blue lettering at the top.

Hotel Information:

For Hotel information, more detailed directions, and hotel discounts, please visit MicroTek's Web site at: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-orlando/

Parking:

There is complimentary parking surrounding the building.

Transportation:

MicroTek Orlando is location on Bus Route #23. Click on the following link for additional details about Lynx Public Transportation: http://www.golynx.com/maps-schedules/

Yellow Cab
(407) 699-9999

 

SAN DIEGO, CA

Training Center
San Diego Training and Conference Center (SDTACC)
Diamond View Tower
350 Tenth Avenue, Suite 950
San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 619-235-8600

Directions from San Diego International Airport:

Take Harbor Drive from the Airport east to Fifth Avenue turn left (north). Take Fifth Avenue three blocks and turn right (east) on J Street. Take J Street five blocks to Tenth Avenue; turn right (south) proceed 30 feet to the entrance of DiamondView Tower.  SDTACC is located on the ninth floor of the Diamond View Tower. Click here for additional directions.

San Diego Training and Conference Center is located downtown, adjacent to the Padres’ ballpark in the exciting new East Village neighborhood, only steps from the Convention Center

Hotel Information:

For Hotel information and more detailed directions and hotel Discounts, please visit SDTACC’s Web site at http://www.downtownvenue.com/.

Parking:

The entrance to The Padres Parkade is located diagonally across the street from DiamondView Tower on Tenth Avenue, a one-way street heading south. Daily rate is under $10.00. Click here for information on additional parking garages. 

 

SAN FRANCISCO, CA

Training Center
MicroTek San Francisco
655 Montgomery Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 546-3811

MicroTek San Francisco is located in the heart of San Francisco's Financial District and it in within block of San Francisco's best restaurants and shopping center as well as being located near many hotels. For a map click on the following link: Get Directions

Directions from San Francisco International Airport:

Take the Pittsburg/Bay Point – SFIA/Millbrae towards Pittsburg/Bay Point. Exit at Montgomery Station and head southwest on Market Street towards Montgomery Street. Take a sharp right onto Montgomery Street and 655 Montgomery will be on your left.

Hotel Information:

For Hotel information, more detailed directions, and hotel discounts, please visit MicroTek's Web site at: https://www.mclabs.com/room-rentals/microtek-san-francisco/

Parking:

Montgomery Street Garage
655 Montgomery Street
Pricing (estimate) $5/30 minutes with a $25 daily maximum. Ask for the early bird special if you arrive by 9:00 AM and leave by 7:00 PM.

Portsmouth Square Garage
733 Kearney Street
San Francisco, CA
Pricing (estimate) $3/hour. Hours of operation: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Washington Street Garage
622 Washington Street
(Corner of Washington Street and Columbus Avenue.)
Pricing (estimate) $10/hour. Hours of operation, M-F 6:00 AM -9:00 PM

Golden Gateway Garage
250 Clay Street
San Francisco, CA
Pricing (estimate) $7/hour with a $38 daily maximum. Ask for the early bird special (M-F) if you arrive by 8:30 AM and leave by 10:00 PM.

Public Transportation:

BART – Click on the following link for schedule information, stations, and fares for the Bay Area Transit: http://www.bart.gov/

SFMTA – Click on the following link for schedule, bus stops and fares for the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.

San Francisco Bay Berry- Click on the following link for schedule and Ferry information: http://sanfranciscobayferry.com/

Yellow Cab
(415) 333-3333

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