Whether you are searching for first-aid training or CNA certification, Northern Colorado Training Institute is here to help. Our healthcare training center is a veteran- and woman-owned small business located on the Front Range, and our aim is to take your healthcare training and education to the next level. Read below to find out more about our staff. We look forward to answering your questions and seeing you in class.


Lisa Cloutier, RN, BSN

Vice-President/Co-Founder, CNA Program Director

Lisa is the Vice President/Program Director of Northern Colorado Training Institute. Lisa has over 20-years of experience in healthcare and business — 14 of them as an RN working in an Emergency Department and 7 as an LPN in a skilled nursing facility. She is also Director of Sales/Co-Founder for LifeMed Safety, Inc., a resuscitation products company. Before starting these successful healthcare businesses, Lisa spent 10 years in industry as a Marketing Specialist and Senior Sales Representative for ZOLL Medical Corporation where she specialized in resuscitation and education.  Lisa holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Metro State University.

Lisa teaches the following courses:

Email: admin@nocotraining.com


Jon Cloutier, EMT-P

President/Founder, Instructor

Jon is the President/Founder of LifeMed Safety and Northern Colorado Training Institute. Before starting these successful businesses, Jon spent several years industry as a Marketing Manager for Microstream Capnography at Covidien (Medtronic) and for the EMS Market at ZOLL Medical Corporation; as well as a Clinical Education Coordinator & Field Training Officer for American Medical Response. Jon has 30+ years of experience in healthcare and public safety, 25 of them as a Paramedic and 8 as a Firefighter/EMT. Jon is also a US Army veteran and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Colorado State University.

Jon teaches the following courses:

Email: jon@lifemedsafety.com