LMC is the only community college to offer an Appliance Service Technology program.
Appliance Technology Instructor
Los Medanos College
2700 E. Leland Rd
Len Price is the senior instructor and founder of the Appliance Service Technology. Len has worked in the appliance service industry for more than 47 years and is well known throughout the industry in California. He has an A.S. degree for Contra Costa College and was a Kellog Fellow when LMC first opened in 1974. Len has a Community College Life-time Instructor and a Life-time Supervisor Credential earned through UC Berkley. He is a nationally certified appliance technician and has a federal universal E.P.A. refrigeration license. He has served on a national writing team for the Association of Home Appliance Manufactures and helped create a test to certify appliance service technicians nationally. He works closely with major appliance companies both locally and nationally. Under his leadership the college provides factory training classes for: Whirlpool, Maytag, BOSCH, HAIER, Frigidaire and Electrolux. He has developed training internship programs with: Sears, BOSCH, General Electric, Mr. Appliance, J & M Appliance and Richards Appliance. Len has served as a state and national leader in vocational education for California Community Colleges serving on the State Academic Senate, president of the California Community Colleges Association of Occupational Education.