Colorado

Colorado EMS Office Contact Info

Colorado Office of EMS

4300 Cherry Creek Drive South
Denver, CO 80246
(303) 691-4932
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Colorado EMS Exams Information

Colorado EMR Exams

If you wish to practice as an EMS provider in Colorado, you must hold an NREMT registration.

Find out more about the EMR National Registry exam here.

Colorado EMT Exams

If you wish to practice as an EMS provider in Colorado, you must hold an NREMT registration.

Find out more about the EMT National Registry exam here.

Colorado AEMT Exams

If you wish to practice as an EMS provider in Colorado, you must hold an NREMT registration.

Find out more about the AEMT National Registry exam here.

Colorado Paramedic Exams

If you wish to practice as an EMS provider in Colorado, you must hold an NREMT registration.

Find out more about the Paramedic National Registry exam here.

 

Requirements for Colorado EMS Certification

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

To become an EMR in Colorado: Complete a full EMS provider course at the level that you wish to practice at; A fingerprint-based background check to be submitted to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation; A valid NREMT registration at the provider level you intend to practice at; An image of your current and valid CPR card; An image of a lawful presence document such as a driver license or passport.

Find out more information about becoming an EMR in Colorado here.

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician

To become an EMT in Colorado: Complete a full EMS provider course at the level that you wish to practice at; A fingerprint-based background check to be submitted to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation; A valid NREMT registration at the provider level you intend to practice at; An image of your current and valid CPR card; An image of your current and valid ACLS card; An image of a lawful presence document such as a driver license or passport.

Find out more information about becoming an EMT in Colorado here.

AEMT - Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

To become an AEMT in Colorado: Complete a full EMS provider course at the level that you wish to practice at; A fingerprint-based background check to be submitted to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation; A valid NREMT registration at the provider level you intend to practice at; An image of your current and valid CPR card; An image of your current and valid ACLS card (EMT-I and Paramedic applicants only.); An image of a lawful presence document such as a driver license or passport.

Find out more information about becoming an AEMT in Colorado here.

EMT-P - Paramedic

To become a Paramedic in Colorado: A fingerprint-based background check to be submitted to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation; A valid NREMT registration at the provider level you intend to practice at; An image of your current and valid CPR card; An image of your current and valid ACLS card; An image of a lawful presence document such as a driver license or passport.

Find out more information about becoming a Paramedic in Colorado here.

 

Colorado EMS Programs

Type Program Address City Phone # Website
EMT, AEMT, Paramedic Aims Community College 5104 W 20th Street Greeley 970-339-6693 website
EMT, Paramedic Arapahoe Community College 5900 S Santa Fe Drive Littleton 303-797-5213 website
EMT, Paramedic Colorado Mountain College 150 Miller Ranch Road Edwards 970-569-2922 website
EMT, Paramedic Community College of Aurora 9235 E 10th Drive  Denver 303-340-7075 website
EMT, Paramedic Denver Health Medical Center 190 W 6th Avenue Denver 303-602-2537 website
EMT, Paramedic Pikes Peak Community College 5675 South Academy Blvd Colorado Springs 719-502-3327 website
EMT, Paramedic Pueblo Community College 900 West Orman Avenue Pueblo 719-549-3489 website
EMT, Paramedic St. Anthony Hospitals 34 Van Gordon Street Lakewood 720-321-8978 website

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