Lompoc Valley Center

Lompoc Valley CenterOne Hancock Drive
Lompoc, CA 93436
(805) 735-3366

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Hours: Mon-Thu, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Please note: Cashier services end one half hour before close

The Lompoc Valley Center is located at the north end of the city of Lompoc at the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) and "H" Street. The center opened in 1999. In 2014, a Public Safety Training Complex was added. All of the buildings are designed to be multifunctional as needs expand and change. The center features a contemporary design that embraces the natural character of the site through design and placement of the buildings. The LVC and the Public Safety Training Complex are situated on a beautiful 205-acre parcel that includes portions of Davis Creek.   

Lompoc Valley Center provides the following support services:

Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS)
Financial Aid
Health Services
Learning Assistance Program (LAP)
Library Resources
LVC Tutoring Assistance
University Transfer Services

Programs available at Lompoc Valley Center

In addition to general education courses, different degree, certificate, academy, and training programs can be completed entirely at the Lompoc Valley Center.

Lompoc Valley Center Degrees

  • Administration of Justice (A.S.)
  • Associate in Science in Administration of Justice for Transfer (AS-T)
  • Business Administration (A.A.)
  • Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer (AS-T)
  • Associate in Arts in Communication Studies for Transfer (AA-T)*
  • Associate in Arts in History for Transfer (AA-T)^
  • Liberal Arts: Arts & Humanities (A.A., transfer option)
  • Liberal Arts: Arts & Humanities (A.A., non-transfer option)
  • Liberal Arts: Math & Science (A.A., transfer option)
  • Liberal Arts: Math & Science (A.A., non-transfer option)
  • Liberal Arts: Social & Behavioral Sciences (A.A., transfer option)
  • Liberal Arts: Social & Behavioral Sciences (A.A., non-transfer option)
  • Associate in Arts in Political Science for Transfer (AA-T)^
  • Psychology (A.A.)
  • Social Science (A.A.)
  • Associate in Arts in Sociology for Transfer (AA-T)^
  • Speech Communication (A.A.)*

^pending department approval
*online courses may be required

Public Safety Degrees & Certificates

  • Emergency Medical Services (AS & Certificate)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (Certificate)
  • Emergency Medical Services Academy (Certificate)
  • Emergency Medical Technician 1 (Basic) (Certificate)
  • EMT1 (Basic) Refresher (Certificate)
  • First Responder Update (Certificate)
  • Paramedic Training (Certificate)
  • Environmental Health & Safety (AS & Certificate)
  • Environmental Health & Safety Technician (Certificate)
  • Hazardous Materials General Site Worker (Certificate)
  • HAZWOPER Refresher 8-Hour (Certificate)
  • Fire Technology (AS & Certificate)
  • Firefighter Academy (Certificate)
  • Law Enforcement Training/Academy (Certificate)
  • Wildland Firefighting: Logistics, Finance, Planning (AS & Certificate)
  • Operations (AS & Certificate)
  • Prevention, Investigation, Prescribed Burning (AS & Certificate)

CSU and IGETC Certification

  • CSU General Education Requirements
  • Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC)

Public Safety Training Complex

The Public Safety Training Complex is one of Allan Hancock College’s most prestigious Measure I-funded projects. It promises to change the future of public safety training in the region and across the state. The $37.9 million facility houses the college’s police, fire, emergency medical services, and environmental technology programs. The state-of-the-art complex includes a six-story fire tower, one-mile Emergency Vehicle Operations course, a ‘scenario’ village, shooting range, fitness track, obstacle course and much more.

Learn more about the Public Safety Training Complex


Schedule a tour for the Lompoc Valley Center, including the Public Safety Training Complex. 

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Mirian Guzman
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