New Youth Protection Program

posted Sep 13, 2014, 7:54 PM by Aaron Dengler   [ updated Sep 13, 2014, 8:01 PM ]
FLL Announced a new Youth Protection Program

 will strive to create an environment in which team members can grow, learn, and have fun with minimal risk of injury. FIRST will strive to inform everyone involved in its programs of its Youth Protection Program (FIRST YPP), and related resources, and provide assistance in meeting its standards. FIRST will maintain a Youth Protection Department (FIRST YPD) at its Manchester, New Hampshire headquarters for the purpose of fulfilling its commitment to protecting youth.
Changes to the registration process include...
  • Complying with the Youth Protection Program (see below). Adult coaches are now required to to go through a screening process for criminal and sex offenders. 
  • There is a new LEGO Education Product ordering site that only allows product purchases to adults that have passed the above screening.