Upcoming Recruitment Activities for Associate, Alpine/Toboggan and Nordic Patrollers

Tryout Day will be Saturday March 14, 2020 in Government Camp, Oregon. Watch our page for details.

Please watch these important NSP videos if you are considering joining ski patrol: Why We Volunteer Patrol and Life of a Patroller and read The Value of Volunteers.

Tryout Day will be in March 2020 in Government Camp, Oregon. Watch our page for details..
MHSP Building at 7:45AM (free parking)
88153 Government Camp Loop
Government Camp, OR 97028

  1. Let us know you are coming
  2. Complete, print and bring your COMPLETED application with you to tryouts.
  3. Plan indoor and outdoor clothing and equipment to complete panel interview and an on-hill ski test
  4. Bring pass or $25 for a Day lift ticket for Ski Bowl
  5. Arrive at the Government Camp Building by 7:30AM

If you tryout and we offer you an apprentice spot, you will be committing to completing the following training and certification program (3 steps outlined below).

  1. New Apprentice Orientation Night (By Invite Only)
    June 2019, Prov St. Vincent's Medical Center Portland, 7PM-9PM
    Requirements and Commitments
  2. Outdoor Emergency Care Class (By Invitation Only)
    Sept 2019 - Jan 2020 every Tuesday, Portland, 6:30-9:30PM
    Special Information for Medical Practitioners
  3. Mountain Training Series with Map Test on Ski Bowl and Timberline (By Invitation Only) All Training Completed on Intermediate and Advanced level terrain in all conditions
    Jan 2020 - May 2020 Every Sat or Sunday 7AM-5PM

Recruitment Activities for Mountain Hosts

Please go to the Contact Us page to register for the tryouts mailing list.

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