EPA - Eastern PA Region Ski Patrol
encompassing the eastern portion of Pennsylvania ski areas divided into four sections.
OEC - Outdoor Emergency Care
is considered the standard of training for emergency care in the outdoor environment and is recognized by resorts and recreational facilities world wide.
EPA Region provides quality focused education and training in:
Safety for the skiing public
Emergency transportation services for injured skiers
Educational programs for maintaining patroller skills and certifying new patrollers
The Eastern Pa Region Ski Patrol is a member of the National Ski Patrol System, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, deriving its primary financial support from membership dues, donations, user fees, and corporate sponsorships. The EPA Region covers ski areas in Eastern Pennsylvania, and is staffed by part-time volunteers to handle administrative and educational duties.
NSP - National Ski Patrol
established more than 75 years ago is a non-profit organization delivering "Service and Safety" to the outdoor recreation community world wide.