New Early Years and Key Stage 1 Resources to download

SkillZONE is now open again for school visits. Please visit our bookings page.
If you would like to volunteer with us: please feel free to submit an application.

At SkillZONE we have been working really hard behind the scenes to make your visit to SkillZONE COVID safe, please take a look at our new video that will show you the changes we have made to help to arrange your visit in a COVID safe way, we look forward to welcoming you all to SkillZONE.

Welcome to SkillZONE

Welcome to SkillZONE, Gloucestershire’s only interactive life skills village where people of all ages can learn how to keep themselves safe whether at home or in their community.  We offer safety education and bespoke programmes for schools and community groups.

Fire Cadets

Fire Cadets Gloucestershire – Participate in a wide range of activities at our three Fire Cadet units in Gloucestershire

Children’s Workforce

Children’s workforce – information about our education programmes and diversion work for schools and other professionals.

Other Groups

Other groups – information about our range of education programmes for early years, foundation & key stage 1 as well as non-school and community groups including home educators and professionals working with families.


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Fire safety and fire setting

If you are concerned about fire safety or a child setting fires please click on the link below:

Fire safety

Fire setting