Hello and welcome to SkillZONE – Gloucestershire’s first safety education centre. Watch the video below to see what an exciting place it is to visit or click here to check the dates available.

We are also recruiting volunteer guides to support our visits: read more

About SkillZONE

SkillZONE is a state-of-the-art life size village. It is a fully interactive learning environment to teach people of all ages how to recognise dangerous situations and stay safe.

There are 16 zones, which will cover a range of scenarios including road, rail and water safety, an internet cafe, as well as opportunities to cover home and personal safety: Read more.

To download a pdf of SkillZONE’s latest brochure please click here.

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We are now recruiting volunteer guides to escort groups around the scenarios at the centre encouraging visitors to identify dangers and actions to reduce / avoid the risk. Read more

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SkillZONE to offer free safety lessons to Year 5 pupils | 07.09.15

Primary schools in Gloucestershire are being invited to bring their Year 5 pupils for a free visit to the county's only safety centre SkillZONE. Between September this year and March 2016 SkillZONE will be offering all primary, junior and special school pupils in Year 5 the chance to visit the centr…read more

Family open day at Gloucester South Fire Station and SkillZONE | 01.09.15

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service will throw open its doors and welcome residents to their open day on Saturday 5th September. A host of free activities will be on offer at SkillZONE and Gloucester South Fire Station on Tuffley Lane from 12 noon until 4pm. The free event will feature a host of…read more

Discover the excitement and learning that a trip to SkillZONE offers by watching the video above of a school group making decisions about safety. This was designed with adults in mind as it may spoil some of the surprises for young people who haven’t been.
See what Year 5 pupils from Longlevens Juniors then had to say about SkillZONE by watching the video above.