News & Events

MPCT wishes Captain Tom Moore a happy 100th birthday

Captain Tom Moore, who raised a staggering £30m for the NHS by walking laps of his garden, has been made an honorary colonel on his 100th birthday. The war veteran will mark the occasion with thousands of birthday cards, including one from the Queen. He said it was “extraordinary” to be turning 100, especially with...

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Sign up for insight | MPCT Weekly Newsletter

At MPCT, we publishing a regular weekly newsletter. This is an essential aspect of our communications strategy. Why it’s important to issue our MPCT Newsletter 1. Students, their friends and family and partners are an integral part of a MPCT’s overall network, but there are many people outside of these groups that are interested in...

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MPCT proud to make the Best Companies in Wales list 2020

MPCT have been named 13th in the Best Companies to work for in Wales, 2020. Leading workplace engagement specialists Best Companies compiles the list every year to discover which companies are doing it right when it comes to their workforce. The companies on the list show they value their employees, enable them to have a...

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There could not be a time more pertinent than now to announce the new MPCT core values. Physical & Mental Health, Respect, Integrity, Dedication, Empathy and PRIDE – these are the core values that now lie at the heart of MPCT culture. We believe that through living and breathing these values every day, and by...

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MPCT HR update from Donna Briggs | Director of HR |

Our Director of HR, DONNA BRIGGS has a message for our staff offering much needed calm and support during this period of adjustment to remote working. Our success depends on providing an environment in which our staff can succeed and grow, so it’s in our interest to make MPCT a great place to work.

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A message to all our Learners from MPCT CEO, Huw Lewis MBE

Our CEO, Huw Lewis MBE has this message for all Learners of MPCT. These are challenging times, where the extraordinary becomes the ordinary…. Huw Lewis MBE

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From MPCT Sports & Exercise College to NHS Key Worker | Molly Philpott

Molly Philpott is a former student at MPCT Sports & Exercise College. A keen sports woman, Molly captained Cardiff Blues and represented East Wales while at college. She currently plays for Cardiff Blues women’s side alongside Llandaff North. After leaving MPCT, Molly was unsure whether to continue with her aspirations in the sport and fitness...

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Military Preparation School – Covid-19 Update for parents/guardians and leaerners

With the recent government-imposed school closures due to Covid-19, we, The Military Preparation School, deem it is vital we continue with your child’s learning and qualification attainment during this period of unrest and disruption. To support this, we are moving to a distance/remote learning approach so that your child has access to and continues to...

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Military Preparation School – Covid-19 Update

The Military Preparation School will move to a blended learning delivery approach to ensure the continuation of service delivery as of Monday 23rd March 2020. This will remain in place until further notice and in conjunction with the ongoing government advice.   With the current situation relating to Covid-19 causing unsettlement and disruption, we are imposing...

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Important update on MPCT response to the Covid-19 emergency |Parents & Guardians|

In light of the current situation in the UK concerning COVID-19 also knows as ‘Coronavirus’, I would like to reassure you that the safety and wellbeing of our learners is paramount to MPS and we are taking the necessary steps to ensure that this remains our highest priority. After careful consideration, all MPS centre locations...

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MPCT Shutdown periods 2021-22



Monday 11th April 2022 – Tuesday 19th April 2022All Colleges


Friday the 27th of May shutdown for additional Bank Holiday for all operational staffAll Colleges


Monday 30th May 2022 – Friday 3rd June 2022All Colleges


An additional Bank Holiday has been introduced for the Queens Platinum Jubilee
(Bank Holiday Monday has been moved to Thursday the 2nd of June & Friday the 3rd of June is an additional Bank Holiday).
All Colleges


Monday 8th August 2022 – Friday 19th August 2022All Colleges


Monday 24th October 2022 – Friday 28th October 2022
Monday 31st October 2022 – Friday 4th November 2022
England Colleges
Wales Colleges


Monday 19th of December 2022 – Monday 2nd January 2023All Colleges