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Industry and Technology Division

To maintain the health of our community and prevent the spread of COVID-19, our office is currently closed to the public and the staff are working remotely.  The division office is supporting students and visitors by phone and e-mail and can be reached by e-mail at and phone at (310) 660-3600.


Industry Technology Education Center (ITEC), Room 102

(310) 660-3600
Fax: (310) 660-3106


Office Hours

All office hours have been halted due to COVID-19 restrictions and partial campus closure.

However, Virtual Appointments are available as noted on this page.


Please contact us via email: 




To schedule an appointment with the dean or associate dean, send an e-mail to with the following information:

  • Student Name
  • ECC Student ID Number
  • Contact info (Phone number & E-mail)
  • Purpose of your appointment (i.e. Independent Study, Grade Change, Student Complaint, etc.)
  • Your day and time preference for the meeting--please give 3 options (last appointment time will be 4:00pm) 

There are blank forms available outside the division office.  Please complete your form(s) prior to your appointment meeting, if any forms are required pertaining to your meeting.  If an instructor has to sign your form, please obtain the required signature(s) prior to your meeting day/time.  Note:  You may be required to e-mail your completed form prior to your virtual meeting.




 Friday, April 9, 2021 Last Day of 1st 8-week Session
 April 10-16, 2021  Spring Recess
 Saturday, April 17, 2021     Mid-Term Classes Begin (2nd 8-week Session) 
 Friday, April 23, 2021 Last Day to Drop for a Refund/No Notation (2nd 8 Week Session) 
 Friday, May 14, 2021 Last Day to Drop with a "W" (Full Semester Courses)
 Monday, May 31, 2021
Memorial Day Holiday (Campus Closed)
 Friday, June 11, 2021
El Camino College Graduation
 Friday, June 11, 2021 Last Day of Spring Semester


The Industry and Technology Division offers academic programs that provide marketable skills and occupational education to prepare the student for a successful career or transfer to a four-year college or university. Courses are taught by professionals in their field and students receive an intensive, hands-on educational experience. Instructors also work with students to seek employment, often before the course ends. Students learn how to compete in today's workplace, while learning valuable skills vital to career advancement. A strong work ethic is reinforced, along with dedicated workmanship.

The Industry and Technology Division offers programs for all kinds of students, from high school graduates looking to start a career, to those who want to work toward transferring to a four-year college or university. Through the adult re-entry program, many students enroll in courses to improve skills or retrain for a different position. Other students are looking for courses for their own personal enrichment and education. 

Today, options for employment are limitless - as our world becomes more dependent on technology, the demand for skilled technical employees increases.

 Air Conditioning and Refrigeration  -  Architecture / Environmental Technology  -  Automotive Collision Repair and Painting  -  Automotive Technology  -  Automation, Robotics & Manufacturing (Engineering TechnologyMachine Tool Technology)   -  Computer Aided Design and Drafting  -  Construction Technology  -  Cosmetology Technology  -  Electronics and Computer Hardware Technology  -  Fashion  -  Manufacturing Technology (Robotics)  -  Nutrition and Food  -  Welding Department


David Gonzales 
Katie Sundara 
Associate Dean
Luis Gonzalez 
Technical Supervisor
Isabelle Peña 
Administrative Assistant
Robin Elton-Collett 
Senior Clerical Assistant 
Harriet Woo
Budget Specialist

Jonelle Jones-Morrison
Clerical Assistant


***Effective July 1, 2020, the Public Safety Programs, which include Administration of Justice (AJ) and Fire and Emergency Technology (FTEC) departments, including P.O.S.T., Fire Academy, EMT, and Paramedic Programs have moved to the HEALTH SCIENCES AND ATHLETICS DIVISION.***

Contacts for these departments are listed below.

Jeffrey Baumunk
Director of Public Safety Education

Amanda Baldonasa
Clerical Assistant
Law Enforcement Training Program


ITEC building

 Industry Technology Education Center

The Industry Technology Education Center (ITEC) is a completely renovated space designed to house industry and technology programs as well as the Information Technology Services office. The $38.3 million, 105,090-square-foot ITEC offers 70 classrooms and 24 labs that provide access to 209 new computers, training equipment, and associated tool rooms for drafting, fashion, and cosmetology programs. Administration of justice, architecture, automation robotics and manufacturing, engineering technology, fire technology, emergency medical technology (EMT), electronics and computer hardware technology, and the observatory are also located in the building.

CAT Building

Center for Applied Technology

The $29.9 million Center for Applied Technology (CAT) building features a brand new 44,400-square foot, state-of-the-art learning center. Housing the welding technology, automotive collision repair and painting, automotive technology, and air conditioning and refrigeration programs, the building offers modern learning facilities for students, including exterior covered areas and vehicle/equipment yards, paint spray booths, and state-of-the-art welding equipment. Green technology incorporated into the design and functionality of the new CAT building includes Solatube skylights in some offices and classrooms and the use of recycled/reclaimed water for the landscape irrigation.