School of Signal

The Signal Corps in any given Defence force plays a pivotal role in the provision of communication and information support. This support enables commanders to exercise timely command and control of the deployed forces in peace, crisis and conflict or any operation anywhere in the world.

The Namibian Defence Force is of no exception in this regard hence, the establishment of the School of Signals.



The then Military School Signals Training Wing and Computer Training Centre were the nucleus for the establishment of the School of Signals at the end of 2015. The School is comprised the four Wings (Administration and three Training Wings).



To train and develop expertise of NDF Signallers and Non-Signallers in various ICT trades in order to enable them to plan, establish and maintain reliable communication support at all times. 



To be the centre of excellence in pursuit of disseminating quality training to foster the necessary skills among NDF personnel by enabling them to utilise ICT technology effectively both in peace times and operations.



  1. Integrity.
  2. Accountability.
  3. Respect.
  4. Commitment.
  5. Excellence.
  6. Diversity.



The School offers the following courses:

  • Communication Courses
  • Signal Officers Courses
  • Computer Courses

School of Signals