BRIDGEPORT JUNIOR FIRST RESPONDERS PROGRAM
The goal of the Junior Emergency Responders Program is to prepare our youth for a successful future. The Junior Emergency Responder Program teaches students the importance of punctuality, taking responsibility for assignments, teamwork and professionalism. Once students become Junior Emergency Responders they are given a security assignment at their respected school, they are mandated to be at t heir assigned post on time daily, will learn how to follow a chain of command and be respectful, responsible and safe at all times.
Students will have the opportunity to attend field trips at no cost to them, participate in special events, meet other Junior Emergency Responders in our district, and will be provided with helpful information and trainings that will help them be more successful and responsible citizens. In addition, the Junior Emergency Responders are introduced to the Police, Fire and EMR fields.