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Training Centre

SHQ External
Entrance to SHQ and Training Centre

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Services Training Centre is housed in a self contained site, the centre is located just 6 miles from Sunderland, 10 miles from Newcastle and 17 miles from Newcastle International Airport.

The purpose built Training and Development Centre  consists of numerous state of the art facilities including a Breathing Apparatus Centre, Conference and Lecture rooms an ICT training suite and multi-media studio and edit suite, details of which can all be found on the 'Our Facilities' page.

We specialise in training and development courses aimed at other fire and rescue services as well as commercial organisations including Tactical Ventilation, Heavy Road Traffic Collision, Fire Extinguishers, Teambuilding and Fire Wardens, details of which can be found on the 'Training Courses' page.