SNIES: 90754 | Qualified registration: Resolution 8043 of May 17, 2018

We train integral people, technically and humanly, capable of responding with the best scientific knowledge and clinical skills. In addition, they must be free, autonomous, ethical and competent human beings to provide services in prehospital contexts and in emergencies and disasters, both in Colombia and in the world.

Designed to be completed in 6 semesters. Responding to 5 areas of study:
Psychobiological area:You will know everything related to the approach, diagnosis, action plan, management, care and surveillance of the patient that will be under your responsibility.
Professional area:You will learn the skills to reach the patient, stabilize it, pack it and extract it to transport it to the appropriate hospital service as the case may be.
Public health area:You will obtain the vision on the health system, management and attention in emergencies and disasters, knowing who the actors are and the processes to follow according to the situation.
Humanistic area:We provide elements of an ethical and human nature to act as subjects with an open and flexible mind, tolerant and respecting the difference.
Formative research area: We provide tools for the student to question, inquire and correctly record the results obtained in the observation.

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Know our rates and dates
Open (subject to quota)
Interview: will be scheduled by admissions
Admission results: results will be given directly to each applicant for admissions after the interview has passed
Program duration: 6 semesters (3 years)
Tuition payment: the admitted applicant will have a period of fifteen (15) days to make the tuition payment
Classes start: July 12, 2021
Registration PIN cost: $ 78,300 COP
Total cost per semester: $ 3,870,000 COP
* The cost of the semester depends on the number of credits that are enrolled.

Learn about our registration requirements:
Extended and legible identity document.
Recent color photo with a white background, 3 × 4 size.
Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 (if the latter applies).
Copy of the bachelor's degree certificate.
If you are not yet a high school graduate, attach proof that you are in the last year.
ICFES or SABER 11th test result. If you do not have the result of the
tests, attach the citation to the exam or proof of being enrolled in them.
Certificate of affiliation to a health system (EPS) or prepaid medicine.

Internship coordinator
A hard tackle from Rudy Liliana to García Betancourt
Phone: (57) (4) 4375400 Ext. 5101

Head of the Prehospital Care division - CES
Maria Eugenia Jaramillo Londoño
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 ext. 1150-1350

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Technology Assistant in Prehospital Care - FUCS
Nataly Medina Rodriguez
Telephone: (57) (1) 4375400 Ext. 5102

Academic Coordinator - FUCS
Iván Eduargo González Robayo
Telephone: (57) (1) 4375400 Ext. 5148

of the applicant

If you have a vocation and willingness to help others, our Pre-Hospital Care program is for you.

Why choose
is this program?

We train with extensive theoretical knowledge and clinical skills to provide initial and stabilization care to patients.

of the graduate

They are dynamic and creative, with the ability to innovate and transform emergency care systems.

You must have the ability to work under pressure, be willing to study and give your best, even in difficult circumstances.

Likewise, you must have a vocation of service to provide the best assistance to those who need it, in order to develop skills and

properly address each situation, reducing damage to people, infrastructure and the processes of a critical situation or disaster.

Since 2003 we have trained Technologists in Prehospital Care for the service of the country and we have extended our program in Bogotá since 2011. Under the guidelines of excellence of the Faculty of Medicine.

We generate theoretical knowledge and clinical skills, in addition, we simulate learning environments that allow us to prepare our students in different contexts so that they provide initial and stabilization care to patients, with skills

to assume the coordination or operation of rescue and rescue activities, and to develop prevention, care, administration and logistics activities for emergencies and disasters.

We have training tracks in the city of Medellín, so that students attend and carry out their training with the equipment and tools for the development of skills of the discipline.

Our Prehospital Care Technologist is characterized by being an ethical, dynamic and creative citizen and professional. With a solid comprehensive training that allows you to innovate and transform prehospital care systems in the fields of promotion, prevention, assistance and rehabilitation in emergency situations, emergencies and disasters.

Our graduates work successfully in the health sector, different industrial sectors such as: energy, mining, production, education, etc.


Know the necessary requirements to access the degree process of our University.

Our alliance with

We combine our experience and knowledge to provide our students with the best education.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

1. Approve all the subjects of the study plan and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee.

2. Present the current evidence that the State determines to be mandatory.

3 . Comply with the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Superior Council.

4. Present a certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
5. Present the payment of the degree fees, established by the Administrative Committee.
6. Approve the degree work.
7. Be at peace and safe with the University for all reasons.
8. Have a valid vehicle driving license.
9. Present certificate of aquatic skills.

We join our experience, with a University that has a highly experienced Faculty of Medicine in the city of Bogotá, to make a dynamic program, with innovative learning strategies, based on practical exercise, developing clinical skills to train as competent beings .

The result of this alliance is that we were the first Pre-Hospital Care program in the city of Bogotá. Which speaks of a great experience and trajectory in the area.

The FUCS has the following scholarship programs for our students:

• Academic performance
• Institutional Relationship
• Representatives in Institutional Councils
• Students who excel in activities (sports, cultural, artistic, Social, Volunteering, leadership)
• Siblings
• Ethnicities
• Scholarship for socio-economic study
• Food Support
• Maintenance Support

Application dates:
• First period from March 1 to March 31
• Second period from September 1 to 30

To renew your scholarship:
• To renew you must obtain and maintain a cumulative grade point average equal to or greater than three points five (3.5)
• You must not have missed any subject
• You must not have been disciplined
• You must be at peace and safe in all respects with the FUCS
• You must attend the meetings mentioned biannually by University Welfare
• You must help to promote the campaigns for the collection of funds for the awarding of new scholarships.

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and innovation

We promote activities that impact and project scientific, social and environmental aspects. FUCS and the CES University

and Simulation

We take the theoretical activities to scenarios that resemble real places and situations. FUCS and the CES University

Practice fields
(Own and in agreement)

We leave the classroom to put our knowledge into practice in real life. Plus


Learn about the spaces and programs for personal and collective development of the FUCS and the CES University

Program name:
Technology in Prehospital Care

School of Medicine

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified record:
Resolution 8043 of May 17, 2018

7 years


University Foundation of Health Sciences (FUCS)

Title awarded:
Prehospital Care Technologist

3 years (6 semesters)

Total cost per semester:
$ 3,650,400 COP

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