School of Signals (SOS)


The mission is to train Officers, servicemen and women on the provision and maintenance of communication in the Army.


To provide professional and competent officers, men and women of the Defence Forces in the provision and maintenance of communication assets.


  • Fully understand communication principles for both static and field systems.
  • Plan, deploy and administer Kenya Army radio, line, radio rely and VSAT communication systems.
  • Command, Control and efficiently manage the available communication resources.
  • Advice the staff and other Arms on associated matters affecting reliability and maintenance of Army communication equipments.
  • Maintain and repair Army communication equipments.