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OET

About OET

Outdoor Emergency Tarnsportation (OET) is the standard used to transport patients from a ski trail to the aid room taught by the National Ski Patrol. All alpine, senior alpine, and certified ski patrollers at Spring Mountain must be proficient in OET and refresh annually.

National Ski Patrol OET Program


Alpine Toboggan Training Video

OET Class for New Candidates

An OET class is taught annually at Spring Mountain. Usually the class runs from the middle of December through the beginning of March. It usually meets Tuesday evenings and Sunday mornings. We use the Cascade® Toboggan and all the skills taught are centered on this device.

OET Refreshers

All alpine, senior alpine, and certified ski patrollers at Spring Mountain, trained in OET, must must demonstrate satisfactory proficiency annually. This is usually done during the season.

About OET

Outdoor Emergency Tarnsportation (OET) is the standard used to transport patients from a ski trail to the aid room taught by the National Ski Patrol. All alpine, senior alpine, and certified ski patrollers at Spring Mountain must be proficient in OET and refresh annually.

National Ski Patrol OET Program


OET Class for New Candidates

An OET class is taught annually at Spring Mountain. Usually the class runs from the middle of December through the beginning of March. It usually meets Tuesday evenings and Sunday mornings. We use the Cascade® Toboggan and all the skills taught are centered on this device.


OET Refreshers

All alpine, senior alpine, and certified ski patrollers at Spring Mountain, trained in OET, must must demonstrate satisfactory proficiency annually. This is usually done during the season.


Photos and Videos From Previous OET Classes

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Contact Us

Brent Watts, Patrol Director
springmountainskipatrol@gmail.com
757 Spring Mount Road, Spring Mount, PA 19478


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Eric Brandon, Chief Recruiter
630-913-8052.
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Gary Johnson, Assistant Patrol Director ♦  Peter Macaluso, Assistant Patrol Director ♦  Mike Gibbons, Assistant Patrol Director
Andrew Emory, Treasurer ♦  Ed Bovell, Volunteer Liaison ♦  Pete Walters, Secretary ♦  David Marks, Electronic Communications & Webmaster

Walt Larkin, Deputy Patrol Director Emeritus

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Gary Johnson, Assistant Patrol Director
Peter Macaluso, Assistant Patrol Director
Mike Gibbons, Assistant Patrol Director
Andrew Emory, Treasurer
Ed Bovell, Volunteer Liaison
Pete Walters, Secretary
David Marks, Electronic Communications & Webmaster

Walt Larkin, Deputy Patrol Director Emeritus

©2009-2021 Spring Mountain Ski Patrol - All rights reserved.
Problems with this website? Contact webmaster