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The next Mt. Host class will be held Feb. 13 at Great Bear - space is limited - SIGN UP HERE

Mountain Host

Certification: NSP Outdoor First Care

  • Assist NSP Ski Patrollers on the hill and in the patrol room
  • Apply basic first aid skills to real life scenarios under the guidance of OEC Ski Patrollers
  • Participate in real medical care of guests
  • Great first step toward becoming a full NSP Ski Patroller!

Classes are 1-2 weeks long and may be held multiple times a season. The class includes online learning, practicing hands on skills, and a final exam. To learn more, visit

Ski Patrol

Certification: NSP Outdoor Emergency Care

  • Treat injuries on and off the ski and tubing hills
  • Apply splints, control bleeding, provide safe transport down the hill, etc
  • Perform rescues when necessary
  • Help promote safe practices while skiing
  • Access to all NSP benefits and retail discounts

Class is held once a year for 12+ weeks. The class includes online learning, in-depth hands-on skills, an OEC textbook, and a two part final exam. To learn more, visit

If you have a current medical certification, you may qualify to join the Great Bear Ski Patrol without getting NSP certified!

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