• Continuing Education
  • Maintenance Welding for Ski Area Operators Summer Class

    Welding at CMC Leadville for the Community Open House event

    Colorado Mountain College Leadville to offer Summer Maintenance Welding for Ski Area Operators Class When commercial snowmaking equipment springs a leak, and there’s 30 feet of water shooting across the ski slope, you’ll want a welder on your team. Installing chair lifts, repairing ropeways, and patching sections of snowmaking pipe are ski area operations responsibilities […]

  • Continuing Education
  • Leadville Community Art Classes with Ursula Gilgulin

    Local Leadville artist Ursula Gilgulin will teach several community art classes this spring 2019 at Colorado Mountain College Leadville.

    Ursula Gilgulin started painting as a young child when her parents enrolled her in art lessons at a local studio. A trained painter and designer of wall art, Ursula Gilgulin has shared her artistic talent with Colorado Mountain College students for 45 years. She offers several non-credit Leadville community art classes that are fun, and inclusive. Students […]

  • Avalanche science
  • Colorado AVITalks: 2 Days of Avalanche Safety Education and Training in Salida, CO

    Photo of Avalanche Science Insutrctors and student during an avalanche rescue course. Colorado Mountain College Avalanche Science instructors will host an Avalanche Rescue course as part of the 2019 CO AviTalks event series on January 11, 2019.

    Colorado AVITalks: Avalanche Safety Education & Training in Salida Colorado Mountain College’s Avalanche Science program has partnered with Monarch Ski Area and CO AVITalks to provide two days of Avalanche Safety Education and Skills on January 11 and 12, 2019. This year’s event series is a combination of 2 field days with Colorado Mountain College […]

  • College News
  • Snow Shelter Building Workshop

      Winter is wonderful at 10,200′ elevation. Mountain peaks are covered in snow, the sun is high in the sky, and locals are out and about on the trails, enjoying winter recreation. Mountain folks take their outdoor recreation seriously, often seeking new ways to sharpen and practice survival skills. Colorado Mountain College Leadville, known for their popular outdoor […]

  • College News
  • Melting Stereotypes; Leadville Artistic Welding Workshop

    Put down the iPhone and pick-up a torch. Geoff Lautzenheiser, Colorado Mountain College welding instructor, invites you inside the Leadville campus’ Rattling Jack Welding Shop for a 3-day Decorative and Artistic Welding workshop. Welders are often portrayed as burly, blue-collar men working in the manufacturing or construction industry – but it’s time for this stereotype […]

  • Continuing Education
  • Mineral Belt Guided Bike Tour

    Mines of the Mineral Belt Guided Bike Tour Colorado Mountain College’s Natural Resource Management Project Manager, Jake Mohrmann, will lead a casual, guided tour along the Mineral Belt Trail that includes several stops to learn about some of the mining history and modern land reclamation efforts. Students must provide their own bike/helmet. Dress to be […]