Sheriff’s Foundation Classroom

102 Girl Scouts Participate In First Aid Training

On October 8, 2016, 102 Girl Scouts attended the Sheriff’s Foundation Classroom First Aid Training to earn the coveted Girl Scouts’ First Aid Badge. 22 troops participated in training conducted by BSO fire fighters/paramedics and were able to experience a tour of an ambulance and a fire truck.  Our gratitude to Fire Rescue’s AED Coordinator…

Bomb Squad Training Exercise & Sheriff’s Foundation Classroom Graduation

The Sheriff’s Foundation of Broward graduated it’s first Class of the Sheriff’s Foundation Classroom – a group of 60 Girl Scouts on Saturday, May 14, 2016. The Sheriff’s Foundation Classroom gave Girl Scouts the hands-on opportunity to wear bomb squad equipment and to drive a bomb robot. “Everything we do in this agency is about…

BSO cadets give students a glimpse at firefighter training

DAVIE, Fla. (WSVN, Channel 7) — Taking a step beyond considering their future career options, a group of South Florida students got a hands-on opportunity to learn what it’s like to be a firefighter. More than 300 teens and preteens stood on the sidelines and cheered on fire rescue cadets with the Broward Sheriff’s Office….

BSO K-9 Unit Training Exercise

On November 11, 2015, Girl Scouts, Foundation Sponsors, Foundation Annual Members and Board Members experienced a training session of the BSO K-9 Training Unit. 92 attendees were divided into 2 sessions to maximize the educational experience.

Class 1 of the Sheriff’s Foundation Academy and Classroom Experience BSO/SWAT Anti-Terrorism Training Exercise

On September 10, 2015, Students, Girl Scouts, Foundation Sponsors, and Board Members attended the first combined educational event of the Sheriff’s Foundation Academy and the Sheriff’s Foundation Classroom – a BSO/SWAT full-scale anti-terrorism training scenario. This training tested the skills of BSO’s SWAT team, Bomb Squad, K-9, Helicopter Unit, Communications Department, and the BSO Fire…