This program introduces Youth Patrollers to basic first aid and life saving strategies, providing knowledge for emergency situations that he/she may encounter at home, at school or while playing with friends. Through hands-on and other fun ways to learn, Youth Patrollers will gain cognitive knowledge of National Ski Patrol (NSP) and Wintergreen Ski Patrol (WSP).
Eligibility To be accepted in the program, all applicants must be between the ages of 11 and 15. In addition, applicants should be comfortable skiing black-diamond terrain, such as that available on the Highlands.
Youth Patrol meets on Sunday mornings January 7th through February 25th, a total of 8 sessions. There will be a 7:30AM class time and an 11:15AM class time offered again this year. The later class time is reserved primarily for kids who also participate in the race team and are unable to attend the 7:30AM class. Other students may be admitted to the later class on a case-by-case basis. Dates are set - curriculum may change.
|January 07||Introduction to Patrolling|
|January 14||To be determined|
|January 21||To be determined|
|January 28||To be determined|
|February 04||To be determined|
|February 11||To be determined|
|February 18||To be determined|
|February 25||End of season party|