Welcome to Canadian Ski Patrol
The Canadian Ski Patrol is a National Organization dedicated to promoting Safe Skiing & Riding . The Canadian Ski Patrol is a registered non-profit corporation comprising highly-trained volunteer and professional members. The System is national in scope and was formed to promote safe skiing and to provide assistance to injured skiers. The CSP's membership of more than 4000 patrollers provides a Canada-Wide , highly-skilled and responsible service to the snow industry .
We promote safety and injury prevention and provide the highest possible standards of education, certification and delivery in advanced first aid and rescue services to the snow industry.
Kawartha Zone is now over 200 active members, we draw our membership from South Eastern Ontario and its areas patrolled are:
- Dagmar Ski Resort
- Lakeridge Ski Resort
- Devil's Elbow Ski Resort
- Skyloft Ski Resort
- Kawartha Nordic patrol
- Sir Sam's Ski Resort in Haliburton
- 365 Patrol - Various Events across the GTA and Durham Region.
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Skier Responsibility Code
There are elements of risk in skiing and riding that common sense and personal awareness can help reduce. Regardless of how you decide to use the slopes and trails, always show courtesy to others. Please adhere to the code listed below and share with others the responsibility for a safe outdoor experience.
- Always stay in control. You must be able to stop, or avoid other people or objects.
- People ahead have the right-of-way. It is your responsibility to avoid them.
- Do not stop where you obstruct a trail or are not visible from above.
- Before starting downhill or merging onto a trail, look uphill and yield to others.
- If you are involved in or witness a collision or accident, you must remain at the scene and identify yourself to the Ski Patrol.
- Always use proper devices to help prevent runaway equipment.
- Observe and obey all posted signs and warnings.
- Keep off closed trails and closed areas.
- You must not use lifts or terrain if your ability is impaired through use of drugs or alcohol.
- You must have sufficient physical dexterity, ability and knowledge to safely load, ride and unload lifts. If in doubt, ask the lift attendant.
Know the Code - Be Safety Conscious - It is Your Responsibility