Changing lives. Building skills. Inspiring confidence.

BFBS Academy offers high-calibre vocational training in digital communications and media production for organisations, teams and individuals.

We deliver established accredited courses as well as bespoke training. Our reputation is unrivalled among our clients, who range from high-profile ministers to people leaving the armed forces.

Government, defence and public sector

Digital communications, media production and media skills training for individuals and teams

Individuals in the military community

Accredited courses to upskill members of the armed forces, veterans and service leavers, and military spouses and partners

Open to all

If you want to learn a new skill, build your business through advanced social media ads, or change careers and move into the digital world, this course is for you.

Why train with us?


We understand your world

Our courses are in demand because of their exceptional quality and relevance. As well as being experienced professionals in their fields, many of the Academy tutors are armed forces veterans or have substantial experience of working with the forces. We are security cleared ‘insiders’ making us the trainer of choice for the government and defence sectors.


Cutting-edge courses

We offer training in areas ranging from content production, social media, and campaign strategy, to digital communications, communication skills, and media relations. Whether you need to learn how to boost your social media campaigns, capture media interviews, or produce content using smartphones, we can help.

Our courses


Training for government and public sector organisations

BFBS Academy has an outstanding track record in training individuals and teams across the Ministry of Defence, UK charities and defence companies in digital communications, media production and media skills. We also deliver media and communications skills courses to British ambassadors as well as select government ministers and senior military officers. 


Funded training for service leavers, military partners and charities

Our vocational courses build skills, inspire confidence, and change the lives of people leaving the armed forces. BFBS Academy offers accredited courses specifically designed to upskill veterans and service leavers, as well as military spouses and partners.

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