Sunday River Patroller School

Choose one event for every day that you plan to attend, pre-payment is required during registration.  Each day has a nominal $40 charge plus a surcharge to mainly cover lift tickets. Please remember the annual Pot Luck Dinner, details found at the bottom of the page, bring a dish.

Thursday January 25th

Introduction to CERTIFIED

A look at all the modules of the Certified program.  Spend a long day learning the expectations and required criteria for passing the Certified exam.  The day begins on-snow with skiing and toboggan handling.  OEC scenarios follow, then Avalanche and low angle rescue take up the afternoon.  In the evening the rest of the indoor based modules conclude the long day.  The goal is to give participants an experience that sets the bar for Certified program expectations.

Friday January 26th

Snowboard Toboggan Enhancement Seminar

An all-day seminar focused on optimizing Snowboard toboggan handling technique

Ski and Telemark Toboggan Enhancement Seminar

An all-day seminar for skiers optimizing toboggan handling performance

WOMEN'S Toboggan Enhancement Seminar

An all-day seminar for Women only, taught by women Instructors, designed to nurture great toboggan handling performance

Toboggan Instructor Training

Spend the day working with staff members in preperation for becoming a Toboggan Instructor

Toboggan Instructor Certification

Toboggan Instructor Trainees who have all their Mentor signatures and need that FINAL OBSERVATION from an IT and Expiring Toboggan Instructors looking for a recertification

Saturday January 27th

Snowboard Riding Enhancement Seminar

An all-day seminar focused on improving Snowboarding performance

Ski and Telemark Enhancement Seminar

An all-day seminar focused on improving Skiing performance

WOMEN'S Skiing Enhancement Seminar

An all-day seminar for Women only, taught by women Instructors, designed to nurture great skiing technique

Trainer-Evaluator (TE) Certification and Recertification

A two-day evaluation event for those training to become full TE’s or need to recertify to keep their TE current

. . . join the Friday Night POT LUCK Dinner

Consider joining your fellow Patrollers at the annual Pot Luck Dinner held at the River House. Please sign up to bring a dish. Meet the Sunday River Patrollers and socialize with your peers attending Patroller School.  We will collect a $5 donation for drinks, please don’t bring beer. Click the button to sign up . . .

Staff Check-In Required

Division Staff Members and TE’s volunteering to teach for Patroller School must CHECK-IN so that we can plan the teams teaching Patroller School attendees.  Patroller School is free to those volunteering to teach.  Fill out the form, submit and confirm that you are available to work.