10 July 2018
Talking Teaching: ‘Be the Best’
Colonel Lorna Swinyard, Chief of Staff, Defence Academy of the United Kingdom has become the first military officer to achieve the Principal Fellowship of...
9 July 2018
Local primary school children visit Amport House
Staff and children of Amport Primary School recently visited the Armed Forces’ Chaplaincy Centre, Amport House, to celebrate Armed Forces’ Day.
6 July 2018
Staff and Students pay homage to fallen at US National WW! Memorial
Students from the Intermediate Command and Staff Course (Land) (ICSC(L) recently took part in the bi-annual exercise, studying alongside their American...
28 June 2018
Defence Academy awarded full accreditation
The signing of the Risk Management Accreditation Document Set concludes Full Accreditation of the network at the Defence Academy today marking a momentous...
22 June 2018
Defence Academy Damsels– Mud, Mud and More Mud
For the second year running the Damsels in Defence have donned their Pink and taken part in the 5km Pretty Muddy event in Lydiard Park, Swindon to raise...
22 June 2018
Army Division visit site of bloodiest battle fought on American soil
The battle of Gettysburg, fought in July 1863 was pivotal in the Civil War and ultimately changed the future of the United States.  The largest and...
11 June 2018
Sir Simon Gass appointed as new Commandant Royal College of Defence Studies
Air Marshal Edward Stringer, Director General Joint Force Development welcomes Sir Simon Gass as the newly appointed Commandant Royal College of Defence...
24 May 2018
Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Courses enjoy continued civilian accreditation success
Shrivenham Leadership Centre (SLC) successfully delivers a wide portfolio of civilian-accredited training, leading to many qualifications for our delegates...
29 March 2018
Defence Academy gives back to those who support our armed forces
Defence Academy attends Partnering with Defence Conference 2018, highlighting the support we give to the armed forces through the Armed Forces Covenant. 
19 March 2018
HRH Prince Michael of Kent presents prestigious language awards to Military Personnel

Defence has around 850 personnel tested and current in over 40 languages to NATO Functional level and above.  

12 March 2018
Shrivenham Leadership Centre publishes its Annual Delivery Programme
The Defence Academy’s Shrivenham Leadership Centre (SLC) has published its annual delivery programme of courses scheduled for April 2018 – March...
9 March 2018
UK steps up cyber defence
Part of a joint investment by the MOD and the National Cyber Security Programme, the Defence Cyber School will address specialist skills and wider education...