Outdoor First Care

Outdoor First Care (OFC) is the NSP’s first responder course designed for those interested in serving as Mountain Hosts at ski areas and others who need an entry-level first aid course.  The course

  • is offered through patrols
  • includes content knowledge and hands-on skills training and evaluation
  • results in a two-year certification

The current national course fee is $25. There is no refresher requirement for this course and renewal courses are offered with no national course fee.