Instructional Programs :: Health Sciences and Public Safety

Welcome to Victor Valley College, Division of Health Science/Public Safety/Industrial Technology Division (HSPS/IT). Our division has a long history of providing excellent instruction in Career Technical Education (CTE). We continue the tradition by offering progressive instruction incorporating the latest technology, which enhances the students' opportunities in today's workforce. Our highly educated and experienced faculty are experts in their field, many who currently work in their specialty area.

The list of departments and programs of the HSPS/IT Division are listed below. Please search our website to become familiar with our offerings and courses. If you have questions, please reach out. 

Victor Valley College: (760) 245-4271

Criminal Justice: Rand Padgett, Department Chair Ext. 2710

Agriculture and Natural Resources: Neville Slade, Department Chair Ext. 2698

Allied Health:Terry Truelove, Department Chair Ext. 2335

Automotive Technology: Lee Bennett, Department Chair Ext. 2403

Aviation Technology: Christopher Ohshita, Department Chair 760-246-9794

Construction Manufacturing: Anthony Bonato, Department Chair Ext. 2817

Cooperative Education: Julia Wendt, Department Chair Ext. 2288

EMS/Paramedic/EMT: Dave Oleson, Department Chair Ext. 2738

Fire Technology: Heath Cohen, Department Chair Ext. 3116

Registered Nursing: Terry Truelove, Department Chair Ext. 2335

Kinesiology/Dance/APE: Debra Blanchard, Department Chair Ext. 2266

Respiratory Therapy: Traci Marin, Department Chair Ext. 2509

Restaurant Management: Tyler Busch, Department Chair Ext. 2237

Welding Technology: Troy Kuhns, Department Chair Ext. 2294