New off-shore training centre

A new training centre has opened which simulates emergencies for firefighters on offshore oil, gas and wind platforms

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Full Report: New off-shore training centre for firefighters

A new training centre has opened for the growing number of offshore workers - and it specialises in preparing people for emergencies.

It is one of the first of its kind outside Aberdeen and it could offer an opportunity for local people - because the industry needs thousands of new workers over the next few years.

Watch the full report from Lucy Taylor below.

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Inside look at new offshore fire training centre

This is soon to be set on fire in a training exercise for the trainee firefighters. Credit: ITV News
Part of the training site Credit: ITV News
Firefighters preparing to set fire to the helicopter for the training exercise. Credit: ITV News
The centre allows firefighters to train to deal with extreme scenarios Credit: ITV News
A helicopter is set on fire at the training centre Credit: ITV News
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