Are you interested in becoming a patroller? The National Ski Patrol (NSP), founded in 1938 by Charles (Minnie) Dole, had followed its creed of "Service and Safety" since the establishment of skiing as a popular sport in the United States. The NSP has become the largest winter rescue organization in the world. It is composed of more than 28,500 members serving over 600 ski patrols including volunteer, paid, alpine, snowboard and nordic patrollers throughout the United States and certain military areas in Europe.
Here are the steps it will take you to start down the journey of a ski/snowboard safety professional.