2023 Military Skills Development System (MSDS) -SA NAVY

The South Africa Army, through its Military Skills Development System (MSDS), is offering young South African Citizens an opportunity to serve in uniform on a two-year contract. The recruits will receive military training and further functional training in their first year of service, depending on the duration of the functional orientation, they will be deployed where needed and given the opportunity to apply their knowledge and develop their skills.

General Requirements 

  • RSA Citizen ( no dual citizenship)
  • 18-22 years of age (Grade 12)
  • 18- 26 (3 years Tertiary Qualification) when reporting
  • Have No criminal record or pending cases
  • Comply with medical fitness requirements for the appointment.
  • No visible tattoos ( Legs,, Lower arm,Neck and Face)
  • Physical Fitness Test will be conducted during selections

Location: South Africa

How to Apply

Download application form here >>SA Navy MSDS Application 2023-2024

Hand deliver completed application form  to the nearest recruitment centre or via post at SA NAVY Recruitment Postal address:
SA Navy Recruitment Centre-Department of Defence
Private Bag X104
Pretoria, 0001

If you have not been contacted by 31 December 2023, Kindly consider your application unsuccessful

Related queries: Tell : 012 239 4421/4252/256

MSDS Application Closing date: 28 February 2023