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Location & Contact

Business & Journalism Bldg
Los Angeles Valley College
5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401

Phone: (818) 947-2592
Fax: (818) 947-2940

Important student links

Career/Transfer Center
Excellent LAVC resource to help you chart your future

Salary Surfer
Find out how much a specific job pays

Career Cafe
A virtual career center


Welcome to CAOT


Gerald ClarkWelcome to the Los Angeles Valley College Computer Applications Office Technologies (CAOT) Department. We offer a wide range of courses designed to prepare you to meet the many challenges of today's business world. Our programs will help you develop the computer expertise, communication skills, and broad understanding of office systems that will ensure your success in any workplace.

Because offices today rely heavily on technology, most office jobs require some degree of computer skill. CAOT provides computer training ranging from basic keyboarding to Microsoft Office, QuickBooks and Web Design, to help you take your technical expertise to the next level.

Many employers emphasize the need for strong communication skills and broad office knowledge. We offer a number of courses that will help you communicate more effectively and increase your understanding of workplace practices, vital skills needed to get an office job and advance in the workplace.

Whether you seek to increase your skills, improve your job prospects, or earn a certificate or degree, the Los Angeles Valley College Computer Applications Office Technologies will provide you with the skills and training you need.

For more information about our department and programs, please see the resources on our website, or contact us at 818-947-2592.


Gerry Clark
Chair of the College Computer Applications Office Technologies Department
Business Journalism Room 102A
(818) 947-2872 

At Los Angeles Valley College, your career success is our goal. Please see our Career Tips Page!

Our Associate and Certificate programs are as follows: