SNIES: 15927 | Qualified registration: Resolution 15237 of December 18, 2019 | High quality accreditation: Resolution 2906 of February 21, 2018 for 6 years

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.

We are the first accredited Pre-Hospital Care program in the country, with high quality reaccreditation until 2024.

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.

Enter the study plan - Pénsum

Know our rates and dates 2021-2
until June 11, 2021
Interview: You will find the information in the registration credential that will be sent to the email you registered. In case the complete information does not reach you, you can contact the faculty and request it
Admission results: You can check if you were admitted on our website or by calling the faculty of the chosen program
Program duration: 6 semesters (3 years)
Classes start: July 12, 2021 (confirm with the faculty)
Registration PIN cost: $ 74,000 COP
Total cost per semester: $ 3,870,000 COP

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.

Technology Assistant in Prehospital Care
Gloria Elena Gómez Callejas
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1535

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

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Teacher-Academic Coordinator
Diana Luz Uribe Restrepo
Phone: (57) (4) 4440555 ext. 1611-1350

Internship coordinator
Maria Conchita Ochoa Carmona
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 ext. 1662 -1350

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 attend to each

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

Your ethical and personal qualities, the skills to communicate and teamwork, will be essential to learn to handle situations in the prehospital environment.

Since 2003 we have trained Technologists in Prehospital Care for the service of the country. Under the excellence guidelines 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 to provide initial and stabilization care to patients, with capacities to assume the coordination or operation in rescue and rescue activities, and to develop prevention, care, administration and logistics activities for emergencies and disasters .

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.


We are the first Prehospital Care Technology program with high quality accreditation.

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.

On 08 of 2012 we received for the first time the high quality accreditation of the CNA. Resolution number 6343 and with reaccreditation on February 21, 2018 until the year 2024.

For financing we have agreements with:
CES Educational Strengthening Program
Pichincha Bank
Sapiencia Fund
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Public entities

Our teachers

Exchange from
another university

You chose us for your exchange, find out about the process and the requirements to meet. Plus

Exchange towards
another university

Live the experience of expanding your knowledge in Colombia or the world. Plus

External transfer
from another program

We open the doors for you to complete your academic training with us. Plus

and innovation

We promote activities that impact and project scientific, social and environmental aspects. Plus

and Simulation

We take the theoretical activities to scenarios that resemble real places and situations. Plus

Practice fields
(Own and in agreement)

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


We offer spaces and programs for the personal and collective development of the CES community. Plus

Legal information of the program

Program name:
Technology in Prehospital Care

School of Medicine

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified record:
Resolution 15237 of December 18, 2019

7 years

High quality accreditation:
Resolution 2906 of February 21, 2018

6 years


Title awarded:
Prehospital Care Technologist

3 years (6 semesters)

Total cost per semester:
$ 3,870,000 COP

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