OLD BETHPAGE - Some junior firefighters met in Old Bethpage Friday to perform a number of exercises at the Nassau County Fire Service Academy.

A total of 28 junior firefighters between the ages of 14-18 participated, representing Farmingdale, Valley Stream, Glenwood, Wantagh and others.

Junior Firefighters President Kelly Hastings says there is no specific amount of hours that the young people have to put into the program.