Aims & Objectives

  • To serve the public without fee in the rescue and first aid treatment of injured skiers and other visitors to alpine areas
  • To serve the public by promoting awareness of the need for high standards of safety in Australian alpine areas and, without limiting the generality of this object, to produce and distribute safety literature, films and other matter
  • To serve the public by establishing and promoting alpine management and recreational safety standards in Australian alpine area
  • To serve the public by establishing and maintaining uniform courses and certifications for and on behalf of its members
  • To establish and maintain uniform standards for the operation and conduct of its members
  • To represent nationally and internationally Australian ski patrol organisations
  • To assist and act as an adviser to any person or organisation with an interest in the establishment or promotion of alpine safety standards or in the training standards or in the operation of ski patrols in Australia
  • To protect and further the interests of the Association and its members