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Contact the Defence Academy

Armed Forces Chaplaincy Centre (AFCC)

The Armed Forces Chaplaincy Centre provides courses that enhance personal skills and support the service chaplains in their ability to work with people in the service community.

How to find us: Amport House, Amport, Andover, Hampshire, SP11 8BG

Telephone: 01264 773144 ext 4252   International: +44 (0)1264 773144 ext 4252

Email: info@da.mod.uk

 

Business Skills College (BSC)

The Business Skills College delivers courses in finance, commercial, programme, portfolio and project management, through life support and supply chain management, and capability and acquisition.  They are based at two locations: 

 

For development of new requirements across defence and the BSC Management Team, based at Shrivenham: 

How to find us: Vincent Centre, Defence Academy, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA   

Telephone: 01793 78 5914    International: +44 (0)1793 78 5914

Email: DEFAC-BSC-Custdev@gov.mod.uk or DEFAC-BSC-Busman@mod.uk

 

For course support and customer services, based at Bristol:

How to find us: Defence Academy, Teak Level 0, MOD Abbey Wood (North), BS34 8QW

Telephone: 01264 77 4252    International: +44 (0)1264 77 4252

Email: DEFAC-CMT-AB-BR-CS@mod.uk 

 

Defence Centre of Training Support (DCTS)

Contact the Defence Centre of Training Support for specialist training such as preparing staff for instruction, training management and training support tours. They also help with exploitation and optimum application of learning technologies and e-Learning across Defence.

How to find us: Kermode Hall, RAF Halton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5PG

Telephone: 01296 65 6135  International: +44 (0)1296 65 6135

Email: DEFAC-DCTS-HQClerk@mod.uk

 

Defence Engagement

For information related to international communities and the UK's Defence Attaches overseas, contact the Defence Engagement team. 

How to find us: Defence Engagement Team, Defence Academy Headquarters, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN8 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 5085    International: +44 (0)1793 78  085

Email: DEFAC-HQ-IEG-DefenceEngagement.HQ@da.mod.ukgoogle

 

Defence Technical Officer Engineering Entry Scheme (DTOEES) 

The Defence Technical Officer Engineering Entry Scheme provides education and support to 14-22 year olds preparing for a career as an engineer or technical officer in the Armed Forces or MOD Civil Service.  The scheme is made up of Welbeck Sixth Form College and Defence Technical Undergraduate Scheme, details of which can be found below:

 

Welbeck Defence Sixth Form College (DSFC)

How to find us: Forest Road, Woodhouse, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8WD

Telephone: 01509 89 1700   International: +44 (0)1509 89 1700

Email: helpdesk@dsfc.ac.uk

 

Defence Technical Undergraduate Scheme (DTUS)

How to find us: The Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 5443   International: +44 (0)1793 78 5443

Email: info@da.mod.uk

 

Defence Centre of Languages and Culture (DCLC)

Contact the Defence Centre of Language and Culture for enquiries on our language courses and registration information.

How to find us: The Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 5288   International: +44(0)1793 78 5288

Email:  dclc.jscsc@defenceacademy.mod.uk

 

Defence Technology Enhanced Learning Centre (DTELC)

For information related to the Defence Learning Environment (DLE) and technology enhanced learning programmes and resources, contact the Defence Technology Enhanced Learning Centre . 

How to find us: Defence Technology Enhanced Learning Centre, Marlborough Hall, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 5631    International: +44 (0)1793 78  631

Email: DTELC-FrontdoorGrpMA@da.mod.uk 

 

Joint Services Command and Staff College (JSCSC)

The JSCSC trains the future commanders and staff officers of all three UK Armed Services and those from many countries around the world.

How to find us: The Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 8000    International: +44 (0)1793 78 8000 

Email: reception.jscsc@da.mod.uk

For enquiries about vacancies for International Students on courses at JSCSC, please email: idta1@hqatra.mod.uk

 

Nuclear Department 

Contact us for education and training in support of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Programme (NNPP), training in radiation protection as well as research, consultancy and advice to the NNPP. 

How to find us: HMS Sultan, Military Road, Gosport, Hampshire, P012 3BY

Telephone: 02392 54  6010     International: +44(0)2392 54 6010

Email: DEFAC-ND-PAHNDNNPPI@mod.uk

 

Royal College of Defence Studies (RCDS)

Contact us for enquiries related to strategic education for officers in the Armed Forces and equivalent civil servants working at the strategic level in a cross-government and international environment. 

How to find us: Seaford House, 37 Belgrave Square, SW1X

Telephone: 020 7915 4800      International: +44(0)20 7915 4800

Email: mailbox@rcds.mod.uk

 

Shrivenham Leadership Centre (SLC)

Contact us for courses in leadership and management, organisational design and development, diversity & inclusivity, stress and resilience, international defence engagement and knowledge and research.

How to find us: Shrivenham Leadership Centre, Defence Academy, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 31 4556    International: +44 (0)1793 31 4556

Email: DEFAC-CMT-LM-DelAdmin@da.mod.uk

 

Technology School

For engineering and science course enquires as well as information about the Defence Capability Centre (DCC), please contact the Technology School. 

How to find us: Defence Capability Centre, Defence Academy, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 5078    International: +44(0)1793 78 5078

Email: techschooladmin@da.mod.uk

 

You may also find these contacts useful:

 

Accommodation

Telephone: 01793 78 5929    International: +44(0)1793 78 5929

Email: daciaccommodation.ess@da.mod.uk


Cormorant Club

Email: cormorantclubsecretary.jscsc@da.mod.uk

 

Defence studies

Email: dsdinfo.jscsc@da.mod.uk

 

Golf Club

Telephone: 01793 78 5725    International: +44(0)1793 78 5725

Email: golfclub.hq@da.mod.uk

 

Joint Services Admin Unit (JSAU)

Contact us for all enquiries about military pay, allowances and charges and personnel documentation support for military personnel assigned to the Defence Academy.

How to find us: The Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 78 8849   International: +44(0)1793 78 8849

 

Joint Services Command and Staff College Library

Telephone: 01793 78 8237    International: +44 (0)1793 78 8237

Email: library.jscsc@da.mod.uk

 

Language Centre

Based at Shrivenham, the Language Centre offers English as a Foreign Language to the families of international officers attending courses at the Defence Academy as well as providing tuition in other languages to families across the Shrivenham station site.  

How to find us: 7 Axis Road, Watchfield, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8SQ

Telephone: 01793 78 4881     International: +44 (0)1793 78 4881

Email: dalc@talktalkbuisness.net

 

Main Gate

Telephone: 01793 78 5615    International: +44(0)1793 78 5615

Email: visitorreception.hq@da.mod.uk

 

Medical Centre

Telephone: 01793 78 5552    International: +44(0)1793 78 5552

Email: medicalcentre@da.mod.uk

 

Swimming Pool

Telephone: 01793 78 5500    International: +44(0)1793 78 5500

Email: daswimming@gmail.com

 

Saddle Club

Telephone: 01793 78 5489    International: +44(0)1793 78 5489

Email: enquiries@shrivenhamsaddleclub.co.uk 

 

 

If the department you require is not listed above, please contact our general enquiries below:

How to find us: The Defence Academy of the United Kingdom, Shrivenham, Swindon, SN6 8LA

Telephone: 01793 31 4828    International: +44(0)1793 31 4828

Please note, our telephones are manned from 0800-1600 Monday-Thursday and 0800-1530 on Friday.

Email: info@da.mod.uk

 

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