Launch Your Health Care Career at No Cost to You!

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With the Care Forward Colorado program, you can get free, short-term training in high-demand health care programs. The program covers all tuition, fees and course materials—and you can get started in your new career in just one year!


Choose from 13 Health Care Programs

At FRCC, you can choose from 13 fast-track health care programs:

Hit the Ground Running...FAST

Health care jobs are some of the fastest-growing in Colorado—and they provide a solid wage that can support a family. In a year or less, you can be well prepared to start working in one of these high-growth careers.

Once you earn your certificate, you’ll be in demand for jobs. Start your new health care occupation immediately or continue your education—or both!

Next Steps

All you have to do is:

  1. Apply to FRCC.
  2. Apply for FAFSA or CASFA.
  3. Register for classes in one of FRCC's 11 qualifying programs.
  4. Complete the Care Forward Colorado Attestation Form.


Care Forward scholarships can also be used for FRCC’s health care apprenticeship programs. Find out how!


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Care Forward Colorado is made possible by Senate Bill 22-226, which dedicates $26 million in state recovery dollars to train healthcare workers across Colorado.