NCREC Training Facility

NCREC stands for North County Regional Education Center.


North County Regional Education Center, Classrooms A & B

255 Pico Avenue, San Marcos, CA 92069 GOOGLE MAP


Park in the parking garage on either floor. Park anywhere but reserved/marked spots. Overflow is Boys & Girls Club across the street.


For PeopleSoft training, please go directly to the 2nd floor. Training is in Classrooms A & B. Under some circumstances, training will be held downstairs in the Communication Labs. Please refer to your class schedule.

Training Hours

Please see your class schedule for the specific start and end times.


For all-day classes, lunch is typically scheduled from 12:30-1:30 pm.

Off-site lunch options: Please see the Restaurant Map (PDF) for lunch options.

On-site lunch option: There is a cafeteria on the premises with a set menu that is open from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm. It is in a relocatable building south of NCREC.

Meals are $4.75 (cash only). Menu is available at Soda/snack machines are located in upstairs and downstairs break rooms.

Where to eat: Indoor and outdoor seating is available on the first floor. There are also two tables by the cafeteria.

Where to buy coffee: Not onsite. Go to the 76 gas station next to NCREC or down San Marcos Blvd to Starbucks on the right-hand side past McDonalds.

WiFi Access

There is guest WiFi access. The access code is posted on the wall of Classrooms A & B.

Evacuation Procedures

In the case of an emergency evacuation, please stay with your CRC Instructor. You will evacuate to the Boys & Girls Club across the street.