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  • EMT students gain hands-on training with St. Vincent Health care team

    CMC EMT students practice a trauma training with St. Vincent Health staff in Leadville

    When it comes to medical training, hands-on experience and practice are invaluable. The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program at Colorado Mountain College provides specific training for those interested in working in emergency medical services. This program covers the  training requirements and prepares students for the National Registry Exams and Colorado state certification. Traditionally, EMT student […]

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  • Leadville welcomes new EMT Instructor

    Photo of Lisa Connelly, CMC Leadville's newest EMT instructor, in the mountains.

    For twenty-nine years, Lisa Connelly has provided advanced emergency care to patients with critical needs. As a Colorado paramedic, she has served in the Front Range as well as mountain communities like Steamboat Springs, where Lisa currently lives, and Leadville, where she will be teaching Colorado Mountain College’s EMT program. Lisa joins the CMC community […]

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  • Wilderness First Responder Certification

    Wilderness First Responder (WFR): Backcountry medical skills you hope to never need Seventeen Colorado Mountain College Leadville students can now add a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) certification to their outdoor resumes. Roger Coit, an experienced Outdoor and Emergency Services professor at Colorado Mountain College, led the 8-day intensive outdoor based course. Students ranged in age […]

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  • EMT Program in Leadville

    EMT Program in Leadville Colorado Mountain College’s Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program provides specific training for those interested in working as EMTs in various roles: Ambulance, Fire Department, Search and Rescue, Ski Patrol, ER, Clinic, etc.  This EMT program in Leadville covers the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment’s training requirements and prepares students […]