I hereby apply for membership in the Yawgoo Valley Ski Patrol. I understand this application is for a volunteer position, and requires joining the National Ski Patrol (NSP) and paying associated annual dues. I have read the requirements and pledge to fulfill them, including all required NSP training. I agree to a background check conducted by either the YVSP or its approved delegates, and to abide by the rules and procedures outlined in the Yawgoo Valley Employee Handbook. Upon attaining registered membership, I pledge to respect the privileges of both YVSP and the National Ski Patrol, and to obtain and wear the appropriate uniforms while on duty after my candidacy period. I also agree not to drink alcoholic beverages nor be under the influence of alcohol, drugs and/or medications for at least eight (8) hours prior to or while on duty or when wearing any YVSP or NSP attire.