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Hello and welcome to SkillZONE – Gloucestershire’s first safety education centre.

Book now! We are also recruiting volunteer guides 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 new brochure please click here.

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Volunteer guides required – 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

Free safety lessons offered to every 10 year old | 18.04.14

Every primary school in Gloucestershire will be invited to bring their Year 5 pupils for a free visit to the county’s only safety centre, SkillZONE, when they return from the Easter break. SkillZONE is delighted to be rolling out the offer to all 236 primary, junior and special schools after a £3…read more

The Stay Safeatrons arrive at centre | 03.04.14

SkillZONE has become the new home for a band of trusty robots named the Stay Safeatrons. The robots will help bring the SkillZONE experience to life and to deliver  safety messages to young people. They were named the Stay Safetrons by Barnwood Junior school after they beat other Gloucestershire pr…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.