The Paramedic Division at Denver Health Medical Center responds to over 110,000 calls per year. Our EMT students get the opportunity to learn in a high-volume, fast paced urban setting, gaining practical experience unmatched by any other EMT program in Colorado. Riding along with the Denver Health Paramedic Division promises exposure to a wide variety of clinical situations. During the course, students receive over 200 hours of both didactic and skills training from paramedics who actively work in the field. In addition, EMT students have the opportunity to complete a shift in one of the busiest emergency departments in the region with both adult and pediatric trauma capabilities.
The Denver Health Paramedics EMT training program follows the National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards and is designed to teach students basic medical skills needed to respond in an emergency situation. Once completed you are eligible to test for the Colorado State EMT certification.
Our EMT Course
This course will provide the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) student the knowledge and skills required to provide appropriate emergency care and transportation of patients suffering from traumatic insult/injury and/or of medical nature. Attendance and success of the EMT course requirements will qualify and prepare the learner to sit for the NREMT online exam and participate in the NREMT psychomotor final, although does not guarantee certification.
Semester Schedule Course: (Denver Health Campus)
The cost of the course is $1650. This fee includes eBooks, clinical rides and NREMT practical exam. A laptop or tablet will be needed for this course. The written NREMT test is the responsibility of the student.
Accelerated Course: (Denver Health Campus)
Cost of the course is $1950. This fee includes eBooks, clinical rides and NREMT practical exam. A laptop or tablet will be needed for this course. The written NREMT test is the responsibility of the student.
Semester Schedule Course: (Metropolitan State University (MSU) Campus)
Cost of the course is $1650. Course fee includes all fees, clinical fees and uniform shirts. Course books will be eBooks. A laptop or tablet will be needed for this course.
The written NREMT test is the responsibility of the student.
The MSU Campus course is NOT eligible for MSU provided financial aid.
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