SNIES: 15927| High quality accreditation: Resolution 2906 of February 21, 2018 for 6 years

Qualified registration: Resolution 15237 of December 18, 2019

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
hasta el 19 de noviembre de 2021
Interview: Encontrarás la información en la credencial de inscripción que será enviada al correo electrónico que registraste. En caso que no te llegue la información completa puedes comunicarte con la facultad y solicitarla
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en our web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
Duration of the program: 6 semestres (3 años)
Start of classes: 25 de enero de 2022 (confirmar con la facultad)
Registration PIN cost: $74.000 COP
Total cost per semester: $3.870.000 COP
*Valores correspondientes a 2021

Learn about our registration requirements:
Documento de identidad ampliado y legible.
Foto reciente a color con fondo blanco, tamaño 3×4.
Calificaciones de los grados 9º, 10º, 11° y 12° (si este último aplica).
Copia del acta de grado de bachiller.
Si aún no eres bachiller, adjuntar constancia que cursas el último año.
Resultado pruebas ICFES o SABER 11°. Si no tienes el resultado de las
pruebas, adjunta la citación al examen o constancia de estar inscrito a ellas.
Certificado de afiliación a un sistema de salud (EPS) o medicina prepagada.

Technology Assistant in Prehospital Care
Gloria Elena Gómez Callejas
Teléfono: (57) 604 444 05 55 Ext. 1535

Head of the Pre-Hospital Care division
Maria Eugenia Jaramillo Londoño
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 ext. 1150-1350

Do you want to know more? Write to us

Teacher-Academic Coordinator
Diana Luz Uribe Restrepo
Teléfono: (57) 604 4440555 ext. 1611-1350

Internship coordinator
Maria Conchita Ochoa Carmona
Teléfono: (57) 604 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. Presentar certificado de asistencia a la Cátedra CES.
5. Presentar el pago de los derechos de grado, establecidos por el Comité Administrativo.
6. Aprobar el trabajo de grado.
7. Estar a paz y salvo con la Universidad por todo concepto.
8. Tener licencia de conducción de vehículo vigente.
9. Presentar certificado de habilidades acuáticas.

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

Facultad de Medicina

Program modality:

Program type:

SNIES code:

Qualified record:
Resolución 15237 de diciembre 18 de 2019

7 años

High quality accreditation:
Resolución 2906 de febrero 21 de 2018

6 años


Title awarded:
Prehospital Care Technologist

3 años (6 semestres)

Total cost per semester:
$3.870.000 COP

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