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Training Center in Carlsbad, CA
Our West Coast training facility is located at Thermo Fisher Scientific corporate headquarters in Carlsbad, California. This world-class facility is designed to serve customers in molecular and cell biology, clinical applications and in applied markets such as human identification, biosecurity and quality and safety testing.
The Training Center offers interactive application and instrument training, fully-staffed working laboratories and opportunities to collaborate with Thermo Fisher Scientific scientists and product development teams. With exposure to the full Thermo Fisher Scientific product portfolio we help you learn how to streamline your workflow, helping to maximize your investment in Thermo Fisher Scientific equipment, software and reagents; stay abreast of emerging technologies and applications; and most importantly, advance your science.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Building
Thermo Fisher Scientific is a SMOKE-FREE Campus
Effective April 1, 2011, Thermo Fisher Scientific transitioned all of our work sites to tobacco-free campuses. All employees, contractors, and visitors are prohibited from using tobacco products (such as cigarettes, cigars, pipes and chewing tobacco) at all Thermo Fisher Scientific workplaces and work-sponsored events. The workplace is defined as inside all Thermo Fisher Scientific company-owned or leased facilities. Further, the use of tobacco products is prohibited outside on company-owned or leased grounds, and in parking lots. We thank you for your cooperation in the matter.
Airports & Directions
Carlsbad is located about 45 minutes north of the San Diego International Airport, and about 90 minutes south of Los Angeles Airport. Carlsbad airport is small but very close, and Orange County Aiport is also conveniently located.
Directions from SAN to Thermo Fisher Scientific Estimated time: 39 minutes; Distance: 24.7 miles
Directions from CLD to Thermo Fisher Scientific Estimated time: 4 minutes; Distance: 2.2 miles
Directions from LAX to Thermo Fisher Scientific Estimated time: 1 hour, 32 minutes; Distance: 95.3 miles
Directions from SNA to Thermo Fisher Scientific Estimated time: 57 minutes; Distance: 57 miles
Yellow Cab Co. is our preferred provider for taxicab services. Click on the above airport links for a list of taxis available at each airport.
All major rental car companies are represented at the above listed airports. Click on the above airport links for a complete list under 'Parking & Transportation.'
LIMOUSINE & SHUTTLE SERVICES
Advanced Shuttle- 800.719.3499
Cloud 9 Shuttle / Super Shuttle 800.9.SHUTTLE (974.8885)
EZ Ride - 800.777.0585
Prime Time Shuttle - 800.REDVANS (733.8267)
Sea Breeze Shuttle - 619.297.7463
There are many hotel choices in the Carlsbad area. Recommended hotels are listed below in order of proximity. Negotiated hotel rates do not include taxes and are subject to change based on availability. You will need to contact the hotel in order to reserve the negotiated rate.
Residence Inn San Diego Carlsbad Distance: .18 miles, Negotiated rate: $154 USD
Homewood Suites by Hilton Carlsbad Distance: 1.07 miles; Negotiated rate: $139 USD
Courtyard San Diego/Carlsbad Distance: 1.08 miles; Negotiated rate: $149 USD
Sheraton Carlsbad Resort & Spa Distance: 1.37 miles; Negotiated rate: $155 USD
Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach Distance: 2.50 miles; Negotiated rate: $149 USD
West Inn and Suites Distance: 2.56 miles; Negotiated rate: $135 USD