The NSP offers courses in six different disciplines.  See the links below for more information about each discipline. 

  • Avalanche
  • Instructor Development
  • Mountain Travel and Rescue
  • Nordic/Backcountry
  • Outdoor Emergency Care (including the Outdoor First Care course)
  • Outdoor Emergency Transportation

Virtually all courses are offered through patrols and only to members, but some courses are offered through NSP affiliate organizations (link here).  Some courses are offered to non-members through the non-member course schedule (link here).

DISCIPLINES