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.


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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