OEC Refresher: Pinecrest & Lake Alpine Ski Patrols
Date: October 22, 8:30 to 4:30
Location: Fellowship Hall, St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 3051 Putnam Blvd., Pleasant Hill CA 94523
You must register online (in advance) at the NSP web site to get credit for this refresher.
Also email the instructor of record, Steve Donelan: firstname.lastname@example.org.
your name, patrol, and NSP number in your message to Steve.
Go to the NSP Center for Learning
Click on the yellow button – “Browse catalog”
Select “Outdoor Emergency Care” under Browse by Category
Scroll down and click on Enroll for the “2022 OEC Refresher Cycle C Skills Session”
Click filter, find location “Pinecrest Nordic” and click search
Select that course, scroll down, and click Submit to enroll.
Preparation: You must log in to the NSP web site and do the online part before the skills session on October 22.
patrol pack, lunch, and your OEC card for instructor signature.
We'll be using stethoscopes and BP cuffs for patient
assessment, so please bring yours if you have them.
- In the morning, we will rotate through skills stations.
- While we eat lunch together, we will have group discussions of MCI patients.
- In the afternoon, we will rotate through
scenario stations, which will be very realistic.
- Steve will sign OEC cards.
- After the
refresher, PNSP will have a brief patrol meeting.
To get credit for
the refresher, you must:
- Be currently
registered as a National Ski Patroller, with your dues for
the upcoming season paid.
- Be checked
off at all the skills stations.
- Be checked
off at all the scenario stations, including at least one complete
Patients for scenarios
We need patients for the afternoon scenarios (12:30 to 4:30). Let me
know if you can provide friends or family. Kids welcome if they are old
enough to remember and act out their roles.
Moulage experts from my
wilderness program will coach them and apply accident makeup. Make sure
they bring or wear old clothes, because the makeup is messy.
Sign in and team assignment.
12:30 Working lunch:
Group discussion of MCI patients as we eat. Each group facilitated by an instructor.
volunteers prepare for scenarios.
Sign OEC cards.