Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Requirements

Colorado has a three year licensure period. 

CE Requirements for EMTs    

EMT: 36 hours 
EMT-Intermediate: 25 hours                         
Advanced EMT: 36 hours     
        
                                  
1 hour preparatory content that may include scene safety, quality improvement, health and safety of EMS providers, or medical legal concepts.
6 hours trauma patient assessment and treatment.
5 hours patient assessment. 
3 hours airway assessment and management.
6 hours medical/behavioral emergency patient assessment and management. 
11 hours elective content that is relevant to the practice of emergency medicine.

CE Requirements for Paramedics:  

Paramedic: 25 hours

8 hours airway, breathing, and cardiology assessment and treatment. 4 hours medical patient assessment and treatment. 3 hours trauma patient assessment and treatment. 4 hours obstetric patient assessment and treatment. 4 hours pediatric patient assessment and treatment. 2 hours operational tasks and no less than 25 hours of elective content that is relevant to the practice of emergency medicine.

For more information visit: The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment