Sri Lanka Military Academy

Serve to Lead


The Parade Ground is a sacred place where Drill is taught and practiced by all officer cadets during their training period. Drill is a vital component of officer cadets training and it helps them to be Disciplined, Regimented, Intelligent, Loyal with Leadership. The Parade ground consists of Saluting Dais and a Ceremonial Arch. Drill Nursery helps officer cadets to practice and correct themselves individually during their initial period of training. All officer cadets in successful completion of their training, earn their commission by the President of the country or a dignitary nominated by him at the parade ground.