Pacific Northwest Division. National Ski Patrol, Inc.

The Pacific Northwest Division is the foremost ski patroller association comprised of volunteer and paid patrollers in the host ski areas, dedicated to maintaining performance standards in the ski patrol environment. The main purpose of the ski patroller is to deliver up-dated first aid and rescue services to the skiing and outdoor-recreation public. The Pacific Northwest Division is an integral part of the National Ski Patrol Systems, Inc.

The Pacific Northwest Division Ski Patrol is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization.

12 Aug 2018


Course Overview

ICS 100, Introduction to the Incident Command System, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational structure of the Incident Command System. It also explains the relationship between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS).


19 Jun 2018

Convention 2018

Register for the 2018 Pacific Northwest Division Convention.
This year the Convention is being held in Spokane on August 10th, 11th, and 12th.

PNWD Convention Website

31 May 2018

The Nor'Wester

The Pacific Northwest Division has published its May 2018 issue of the NOR'WESTER. Click the bold Article Title to read more and see the hyperlink.

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