Emergency Medical Technology


The Emergency Medical Department has a degree and many certificates offered on both campuses:
Emergency Medical Responder
Emergency Medical Technician – Basic
Emergency Medical Technician – Intermediate
Emergency Medical Technician – IV Therapy
Refresher for Basic, Intermediate, and Paramedic
In addition, we have opportunities for continuing credits needed to maintain the various certifications every February at the Trinidad State Valley campus in Alamosa. The Basic is a one semester program. The Intermediate is a one year program. These courses are offered in the evening on both campuses. All programs are state approved and completers will be able to sit for the national registry at the conclusion of the different levels.

  • Degree/Certificates:
  • AAS - Emergency Medical Services
  • Certificate - Emergency Medical Technician
  • Certificate - Emergency Medical Technician - Intermediate



Pass Rates

Program Licensure/Certification Exam Time Period Current Pass Rates Website
EMT National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2016 71.00% Website
EMT Intermediate National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2016 55.00% Website
EMT National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2017 81.00% Website
EMT Intermediate National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2017 No testers Website
EMT National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2018 70.00% Website
EMT Intermediate National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2018 88.00% Website
EMT National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2019 86.00% Website
EMT Intermediate National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians 2019 100.00% Website

* In order to protect the privacy rights of candidates for licensure, the total number of candidates tested for each school and the pass rates for schools with 10 or fewer applicants are not posted.

Contact information:

  • Student Success Center, Trinidad Campus
    Phone: 719-846-5026
  • Learning Center, Valley Campus
    Phone: 719-589-7063
LoriRae Hamilton

Dean of Instruction


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(719) 846-5524
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