Providing services in over 200 resorts across Canada, with approximately 5,000 highly trained volunteers on the slopes and trails, we promote safety and injury prevention by encouraging skiers and riders to:
The Alpine & Nordic Responsibility codes are endorsed and used by the Canada West Ski Areas Association (CWSAA), the Ontario Ski Resorts Association (OSRA), the Atlantic Ski Areas Association (ASAA) and the Canadian Ski Council (CSC).
Skiers & boarders are often unaware of avalanche dangers. The temptation to have fun too easily overrules caution. If you are ever tempted to think "it won't happen to me", make sure to also ask "will it slide" and "what holds it up there?"
The Canadian Ski Patrol is committed to delivering high quality programs, particularly with respect to education and safety, and the delivery of professional treatment to the public on or off the snow.