BROWARD (CBSMiami) – There were no classes for Broward County Public Schools students, but class was in session for school resource officers.
On Wednesday, more than 160 school resource officers across Broward County attended a training to prepare for the school year.READ MORE: New Daily Virus Cases In Florida Lowest Since July
BSO law enforcement and fire rescue trained the SROs on how to use bleeding control kits.READ MORE: Spacex's 1st Tourists Homeward Bound After 3 Days In Orbit
In August, BSO announced they were distributing about 12,000 kits to schools throughout the county.MORE NEWS: Report: Miami-Dade School District Misused $6M For Driver’s Ed Programs
The kits are part of an effort BSO is making to seek reaccreditation after a state commission stripped the agency of coveted law enforcement certification due to documented failures during the Parkland shooting and the shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.