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WEMS – Jere Burrell

“The WEMS program at CMC Breckenridge prepared me to take my career to the next level. It gave me the foundation necessary to work in mountain ranges across the western US. Whether I’m navigating with clients across enormous glaciers to the summits of active volcanoes in the Cascades, instructing new rock climbers how to belay […]

Teach at Continuing Ed Class at CMC

Do you have an idea for a class? Maybe you can share your talents through teaching. For 50 years, Colorado Mountain College has served lifelong learners. Our continuing education program is a hub for learning new things, meeting new people and improving lives. We are always looking for community members who wish to instruct non-credit, […]

Colorado Mountain College: Committed to our communities and one another

November 15, 2016 By Dr. Carrie Besnette Hauser This past weekend, I joined a crowded room in Glenwood Springs to listen to those who may be affected by potential changes to federal immigration policy. Organized by a local attorney, the meeting was filled with educators, elected officials, government workers, representatives of nonprofit organizations, and many […]

#Faculty / Awards

CMC’s 2017 collegewide full-time Faculty of the Year. Tina Evans, Ph.D., associate professor of sustainability studies at Colorado Mountain College Steamboat Springs, has received AASHE’s Campus Sustainability Research Award for outstanding achievements and progress toward sustainability. Read Story

Wilderness EMT Upgrade Course Review

“This Refresher Course was AWESOME!  The most comprehensive wilderness medicine class I have ever taken.  I greatly enjoyed repeated exercises and learning about:  King airways, ALS airways in general, ALS interventions and assists, innovative splinting and packaging and medication administration. “All the instructors were calm, obviously knowledgeable and thoroughly enjoyable to listen to and learn […]

Placement Test at CMC

Placement Testing at Colorado Mountain College Use placement testing to help reach your goals Enrolling in the appropriate college level courses is very important to be a successful learner at Colorado Mountain College. Placement testing is an important step in choosing those courses that will help you be successful in reaching your educational goals. According […]

High Angle Rescue Technician

High Angle Rescue Technician 50 hour rope rescue level 1 certification course Join us for five days of training covering: Rope system analysis Rigging skills Mechanical advantage systems Stranded climber pick-offs Single mainline separate belays Twin tensioned rope belays Litter attending Field Dates July 15, Friday 5-10pm July 16 & 17, Saturday/Sunday from 8am – […]