Students who successfully complete the EMT Basic will be prepared to take the National Registry Certification exam. Our EMT Basic training follows the most current Department of Transportation curriculum and is recognized by the military. We offer many scheduling options for the working professional. Graduates of our EMS programs have the opportunity to participate in a broad spectrum of experiences in the healthcare field while continually building on their interpersonal skills as part of a patient care team.

Students must be 18 or older


Upcoming Dates

  • January 2024


  • Monday & Wednesday
    • 5:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Every Other Saturday
    • 9:00am-5:00pm


  • $2610.46*
  • * approximate cost, not including assessment and state testing fees; subject to change

Program Information

  • Emergency Medical Technician is a 15.5 credit, 265 hour program
  • Emergency Medical Technician is 1 semester
  • State examination is required for licensure ($98)
  • This program DOES NOT qualify for Federal Aid (Pell, SEOG, Federal Work Study, etc…)

Department Faculty

  • Blake Kinser & Bryan Kinser (Program Coordinators)
  • Bryan Kinser (Instructor- Delta)
  • Marvin Pemberton (Instructor- Delta)
  • Melanie Caton (Instructor- Montrose)
  • Troy Thompson (Instructor- Montrose)

How to apply

  1. Complete TCR application
  2. Background Check
  3. Send a copy of your Drivers License to admissions@tcr.edu
  4. Review the EMT drug test voucher
  5. EMT Immunization check list
  6. Request Official High school and College Transcripts to be sent to admissions@tcr.edu directly from your school
  7. Complete all registration requirements laid out in the instructions that are emailed to you

High School Students

This program is available for high school students. For more information click here https://tcr.edu/high-school-concurrent-enrollment/

Available at these locations

  • Main Campus
    1765 US-50
    Delta, CO 81416
  • PIC Place
    87 Merchant Drive
    Montrose, CO 81401

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