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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 check the dates available

We are also recruiting volunteer guides to support our free Year 5 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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News

Gloucester pupils get street-smart for Road Safety Week | 20.11.14

Pupils from Churcham Primary School and Ashleworth Church of England Primary School in Gloucester received enhanced and hands-on road safety lessons in SkillZONE's unique street setting today as part of Road Safety Week (17-23 November). Andre Bovington from the Road Safety Partnership says; “We a…read more

Remember, remember to stay safe this 5th of November | 01.11.14

People in the county are being reminded by the Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service on how to stay safe this bonfire weekend. Celebrating bonfire night is always a great way to spend an evening. However there are some risks, especially if using fireworks and building bonfires at home. Below is so…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.