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EMT: Intermediate Certificate

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The EMT-Intermediate certificate is designed to prepare students to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate certification examination. Additionally, students will be able to seamlessly move into CMC’s EMT-Paramedic program. It is recommended that students considering the Paramedic program take Anatomy and Physiology I and II. Please see an advisor for more details.

Students must possess current Colorado or National Registry EMT-B Certification and must demonstrate college-level proficiency in composition, reading, and mathematics as prerequisites for courses within this certificate. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which students can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete this program. For details see the Academic Placement and Testing  section.

Students must earn a “B” or better in the four EMT Intermediate courses (EMS 203 , EMS 205 , EMS 270 , and EMS 282 ) to receive a Colorado Mountain College Certificate of Occupational Proficiency.

The EMT-Intermediate certificate is offered at Colorado Mountain College in Carbondale. CMC also offers certificates in EMT-Basic , EMT-Paramedic , and Wilderness Emergency Medical Services  and well as an Associate of Applied Science in EMT Paramedic 

This certificate program is not eligible for federal student aid funds.
This program has a fee that may be non-refundable. Please see the registration staff for more information.

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Minimum Hours Required

Minimum Credit Hours Required (17)
Minimum Contact Hours Required (375)


◆ State Guaranteed Transfer Course

✽ Applies to CMC AA/AS/AGS Degrees

Not all programs/courses are available at every campus and may require travel to another campus or access via distance learning (IVS, hybrid, or online).

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