Emergency Medical Technician
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program is a rigorous, 12-credit, one semester
program consisting of five classes, each comprised of lecture and lab components,
as well as a clinical portion. You may also be required to complete service learning
hours. Classes are currently offered only at the Windsor location.
Mandatory Information Session
There is a mandatory information session held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at
either noon or 5 p.m., located in the Public Safety Institute building in Windsor (1130 Southgate, Windsor, CO 80550).
3 Easy Steps to Get Started
- Step 1: Complete the Prerequisite Checklist
- Step 2: Have a Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR Certificate
- EMT students must have a current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider
certification card from the American Heart Association (AHA) to enroll in ANY of the
clinical courses/programs offered through the EMS-MA Department at Aims. No other
card will be accepted.
- Step 3: Registration
- Registration for EMT classes will require a department signature. Signatures will
only be provided after meeting with the Medical Assisting Advisor, Kristy Cordes.
Please call (970) 339-6582 to schedule an advising appointment.
- Is there an online class?
- Yes. This class is an online class with face to face labs.
- Do I need to attend a mandatory information session?
- Yes, all students must attend a mandatory information session. Prior to coming to
the information session, please print out and bring the EMT Information Session Packet. If you are not able to make a mandatory meeting, please contact Kristie Cordes at
- What are the essential skills of an EMT?
- Check out the essential skills guide which is a list of commonly encountered qualities and skills typically necessary
to be successful in a particular program or area of interest.