Bournemouth Facility Hire

We are pleased to be able to accept facility bookings right now for SafeWise Bournemouth, as a Covid-secure venue. We plan to welcome school and other group #skillsforlife visits from 22nd February 2021, although this is subject to official COVID-19 guidance. This will be part of our new Schools Membership Scheme. Individual bookings for other groups will also be available.

SafeWise Bournemouth facilities can be privately hired on an ongoing basis or for a one off special event. Our facilities offer a welcoming and unique environment with projectors/screens and WiFi. At the centre we will provide tea, coffee and other refreshments by arrangement.

Our centre has a ground floor conference room and accessible board room which is suitable for smaller meetings. We also hire out our learning village with it’s full size street, crossing, house, bus, Co-op store and more. The Bournemouth centre has a magnitude of potential uses from film shoots to product launches, formal business meetings and for police and paramedic training exercises.

Please use our contact form to discuss a potential booking. 

This venue is suitable for the following occasions.

  • Product launches
  • Business meetings/seminars/workshops
  • Business training/teambuilding
  • Local community meeting – societies and clubs
  • Product launches
  • Film Shoots
  • Choir practice/music event/band practice
  • Baby and toddler groups
  • School Events


  • Accessible Toilets
  • WiFi
  • Photocopying**
  • Projector/Projection Screen
  • Tea/coffee and biscuits

**These services will incur additional costs.

Please use our contact form to discuss a potential booking. 

The Learning Village

Our amazing indoor village is the central feature of SafeWise, Bournemouth. All of our education activities take place here – and the village is also available for hire by groups and for corporate events. Everything in the village is life-sized and realistic, making you feel part of the action. The village contains a number of areas and safety scenarios:

  • Two-storey house with back garden
  • Road with pedestrian crossing, stationary bus and stationary car
  • Police car
  • Co-operative store
  • Park
  • Electrical substation
  • Alley-way
  • Railway track and train
  • Heathland
  • Beach

Although usually would accommodate up to 150 guests for a launch and 50/60 guests for a conference or theatre style event, we can still cater for much smaller, socially distanced events. Please contact us to discuss.

£600+VAT (inc. VAT £720) per day (>4 hours)
£350+VAT (inc. VAT £350) per half day (<4 hours)

Price includes Aviation and Conference rooms.

Conference Room

A bright modern space for meetings, training, band practice, lectures etc. Tables and chairs configured to your needs and seats up to 30 people boardroom style and 40 people theatre style. WiFi, TV screen/projector and an induction loop are all available.

Will accommodate up to 40 people theatre style or 30 people conference style in usual circumstances. During the pandemic, we would recommend no more than 8 people use this room.

£180+VAT (inc. VAT £216) per day (>4 hours)
£120+VAT (inc. VAT £144) per half day (<4 hours)

Aviation/Helicopter Room

We also have an Aviation Room available for use if you book the whole SafeWise Centre for your event or function. It’s a large space with an aviation theme including a full size helicopter suspended from the ceiling. This is an ideal venue for meetings, training, small functions, presentations and networking events. Tables and chairs can be configured to your needs and can accommodate up to 20 people boardroom style, 25 theatre style or up to 40 people standing. WiFi, TV screen/projector are all available.

£180+VAT (inc. VAT £216) per day (>4 hours)
£120+VAT (inc. VAT £144) per half day (<4 hours)

Please use our contact form to discuss a potential booking. 

Terms and conditions

Find our SafeWise Bournemouth – standard terms and conditions
SafeWise reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions at their discretion (VAT Registration No 699401593).


  • Please refer to the SafeWise Bournemouth standard terms and conditions. In cases of cancellation, please note there is usually an administration fee.
  • IT – many rooms have built in projectors and/or TV Screens, and all rooms have access to WiFi.
  • Equipment – please contact the SafeWise Bournemouth team for an overview of the available equipment. All equipment is free to hire.