Regular Officer Cadets
Age.18 to 22 years for Advanced level holders
Age. 18 to 24 years for diploma and degree holders
Educational Qualifications. Three Advanced Level passes with a minimum of 6 points. A degree or higher diploma is an added advantage.
Candidates have to pass an officer selection before training.
Members are commissioned by the President on completion of the cadet course
Educational Qualifications Candidates accepted for undergraduate degree training by recognized universities are recruited.
Age. Age 18 to 25 years.
Members are commissioned by the President on completion of medical training.
General Duty (GD) Soldier
Age.18 to 22 years
Educational Qualifications. Five Ordinary Level passes, including English Language and Mathematics at Grade ‘C’ or better.
Recruits will undergo 6 months Basic Military Training. They passout as Private soldiers.
Age.18 to 30 years
Potential Officers undergo a 6 months Basic Officers Course (BOC).
They are commissioned on successful completion of the BOC.
Medical: Recruits are to pass a medical examination administered by an Army Medical Officer.
Height and Weight: Average height for candidates is 1.7m. Their weight should be a minimum of 57kgs.
Vetting: Candidates are thoroughly security screened for suitability.
DO YOU WANT TO JOIN?
Recruitment into the ZNA is a continuous process. Advertisements for all recruitment categories are placed in the media. Applications are to be forwarded to the following address:
The Army Recruiting Office
P. Bag CY7720
Enclosed in the letter should be a stamped self-addressed envelope, 3 passport size photographs and certified photocopies of the following:
National identity card.
Educational / professional certificates.
Recommendation letter from previous headmaster or community leader.