Outdoor Emergency Care® is the NSP's award-winning training program for patrollers and others in the recreation community who deal with emergency situations. This nationally recognized program is designed to help you manage the toughest emergencies, in all seasons.
Developed in the late 1980s for the 28,000 members of the National Ski Patrol, Outdoor Emergency Care is a training program that is tailored to the nonurban rescuer. Over the years, OEC has evolved to address the needs of other outdoor-based emergency care providers too, including wilderness medical technicians, river rafting and mountaineering guides, members of search and rescue groups, mountain bike patrollers, and parks and recreation employees.
Today, OEC is considered the standard of training for emergency care in the outdoor environment and is recognized by resorts and recreational facilities in all 50 states.
OEC programs includes the following courses:
For more information about course offerings please contact your ski resort representative or the division supervisor for more information.
Printed book + advantage is recommended. The book will be needed for reference when doing yearly refreshers. Ebooks come with a limited time for use.
To receive the 25% discount, use discount code NSPMEC2 on the shopping cart screen
Asst. OEC Supervisor