Mobility access

Accessibility at the Defence Academy

The Defence Academy has, across its site, a number of features to ensure accessibility to all.

Ramps and lifts

Ramps and lifts are available across the site to ease access to buildings.

Accessible toilets

Most of our buildings have accessible toilets.


Car parks around campus also have disabled parking spaces available. Many of the car parks have larger spaces which can easily accommodate disability vehicles.

Accessible accommodation

For those staying on campus, we have a range of accessible residential rooms throughout the site.

Induction loops

Induction/hearing loops are available for most lecture theatres either in situ or upon request.

Fire safety

There is a mix of sound and light alarm systems in our buildings. Floor Liaison Officers are notified of any personnel that may require extra help during an evacuation. Personal Emergency Evacuation Plans (PEEP’s) are in place.
Some buildings have refuge areas where personnel requiring support can wait for assistance.

Sign language interpreters

Please contact your course provider.

If you have any questions about accessibility at the Defence Academy, please contact your course provider or sponsor. Further information is available upon request.