Learning Outcomes for Paramedic

The Paramedic program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in the fast-paced health care environment.

The program also covers the professional and ethical responsibilities required for success in entry-level employment as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT).

Program Outcomes/Competencies

  1. Ability to form relationships on a one-to-one basis with clients through competent communication and interaction.
  2. Demonstrate sensitivity to clients’ emotional, social, and mental health needs through skillful, directed interactions.
  3. Ability to assist clients in attaining and maintaining independence.
  4. Exhibit behavior in support and promotion of clients’ rights.
  5. Demonstrate observational and documentation skills needed in the assessment of clients’ health, physical condition, and well-being.
  6. Demonstrate an awareness of the Colorado Rule 500.
  7. Demonstrate proficiency in all nurse aide skills by passing the skills exam and have a course average high enough to take the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician Exam (NREMT).

Colorado Mountain College’s Emergency Medical Services program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs and is an approved Career & Technical Education program.