Thank you for visiting the Northstar NSP web site.

This site covers the Northstar Candidate/Transfer Training program for the upcoming season 2021-2022 based on the guidelines of the OEC 6 and local Northstar Protocols. Explore and don’t hesitate to reach out if you have questions!

In addition, this site provides access for our current Northstar NSP Team members to communication updates and protocol resources.

Interested in joining our Team?

If you are interested in next  season, 2022 to 2023, you are required to have an  Outdoor Emergency Care, (OEC)  Technician Certificate, an American Heart Association , Health Care Provider basic life support, CPR/AED card  and be able to pass a ski or board check on the mountain (which is generally in December).

Contact  David Rozzi[email protected], in mid August 2022  to get a the list of scheduled classes in your area. Currently there are  CA classes in the following areas:  Palo Alto, Sacramento, East Bay and Truckee. 

In addition to this site, which is specific to Northstar, you can also visit www.nsp.org to learn more about the National Ski Patrol Program.