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National Training Center

The USGS National Training Center (NTC) is a full-service technology-enabled training facility located in the Denver Federal Center with classrooms designed to accommodate events for up to 40 participants.

To address recommendations from the achieving cost efficiencies for science (ACES) team report, DOI University is cost sharing rent for the NTC event rooms. To ensure you get your desired dates, we recommend making reservations 3-6 months in advance. Contact Nancy Gregory, or 303-445-4668.


Rooms Available at the National Training Center

View the gallery below to see all the rooms available to use at the National Training Center. PDF version


INSTRUCTORS: We need your help!

We have heard from our students that time constraints and travel are challenges to access needed training, leaving many under-trained. NTC staff can assist instructors with a Virtual Classroom.


  • Attending remotely eliminates travel cost of up to $2,000 per week-long class.
  • Reduce the carbon footprint of your course
  • Extend the reach of your training to those unable to travel.

These documents can give some insight as to what to expect and some helpful techniques:

Contact Nancy at or 303-445-4668


Event Planning Services

Nancy Gregory provides event planning and execution services which can be tailored to meet your needs including:

  • Event management
  • Roster management
  • Training announcements
  • Lodging coordination
  • Class evaluations
  • Electronic notebooks
  • Onsite support
  • Tuition: Calculating costs, setting and collecting tuition 
  • And many more services

Contact Nancy at or 303-445-4668