Excellence in Special Forces Operations.
Special Forces supports the
National Defence Force in maintaining the National
Constitution and is committed to national, regional
and global peace and security.
Special Forces, as a result of its professionalism and maintenance of
standards, enjoys high repute in the eyes of the general public as well
as on international level.
Special Forces is an affordable, dynamic and effective force, which
boasts specially trained personnel, and is equipped with specialist
equipment. The international recognition of its capabilities, makes
Special Forces a credible force, which must be reckoned with.
Special Forces is representative of the composition of the RSA
population, falls under command of the Chief of the National Defence
Force, and comprises landward, airborne and waterborne capabilities.
Special Forces is politically neutral, professional and just in its
actions. Readiness levels are maintained in order to ensure that
special operations can be conducted at any time and any place.
National values are maintained within a policy of freedom of religious
Military professionalism, integrity, respect and accountability are
promoted and striven for in order to support and strengthen the
individual memberís value system. All members are actively encouraged
and supported in order to achieve his or her full potential.