A National Ski Patrol member is willing to work hard, devote many hours, and continually enhance their knowledge and skills in the area of outdoor emergency care. Along with learning and perfecting first aid and skiing skills, a patrol member also improves his/her skills in leadership, communication, and responsiveness.
If you are interested in becoming a ski patrol member for Buffalo Ski Club, please contact Lowell Sylwester our Patrol director at LSylwester@aol.com.
To find out more information about the training program. At completion of your training you will have developed first aid skills, improved your skiing ability, and will have made friendships that will last a lifetime. You will also learn about emergency care, search and rescue, lift evacuation, toboggan handling, and other interesting topics! You will then test your knowledge and skills with personalized support from your area and fellow patrollers.
When you become a volunteer patroller, you will discover that there is nothing more rewarding than putting in a hard day’s work and having a good time doing it.