Teaching an OEC - Outdoor Emergency Care Course ?

The OEC course has been approved for 24 Hours of EMS Credit.
Please Log into the PA EMS Portal and use Course #005925 to register your course.

Any question on how to register your course should be directed to mist@nspepa.org


Need Additional ConEd  ?

If you are having a doctor or group of doctors giving lectures or skill sessions at

your ski area, we can assist in registering the event for ConEd Education Credits

Simply email MIST three weeks in advance requesting ConEd. mist@nspepa.org


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OEC to EMT Bridge Course

I will be running the EMT bridge course next summer for those who are interested. I will send out an announcement during the ski season with the class dates and details.
Eric Snyder EMT-B
Bear Creek Ski Patrol
EMS Education Coordinator
(610) 487-4479

Bear Creek Ski Patrol will be hosting a Bridge course for any patroller interested is advancing their OEC Technician Certification to the next level of EMT.

There are three major categories for the course:

  • Online Self Study - Patrollers refresh themselves on the information already covered by OEC. This can be done remotely and at their pace.
  • Class Room - This involves select lectures and skill labs which patrollers will have to be present for.
  • Ride A Longs - All patrollers will have to run on the ambulance to observe 10 patient contacts and how the EMS crews operate.

For additional information and to register please contact:

Eric Snyder at Bear Creek Ski Patrol:  
bcskipatrolemsprogram@gmail.com or at 610.487.4479

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Pennsylvania Ski Patrol is a State of PA EMS Educational Sponsor # 02-0238