This course is affiliated with the Colorado Community College System
in conjunction with Trinidad State Junior College (TSJC)
Upcoming Course Dates:
Prerequisites: NREMT Certification
This is a preparatory course for the National Registry Paramedic Examination
The Paramedic is an allied health professional whose primary focus is to provide advanced emergency medical care for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual possesses the complex knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Paramedics function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Paramedics perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on an ambulance. The Paramedic is a link from the scene into the health care system.
[From the: National EMS Scope of Practice Model] National EMS Scope Practice Model(3)