The tasks of the Cavalry School concern the training, normative and experimental sector.
In the training sector it conducts the specialization, the updating and the qualification of the personnel destined to the Cavalry Corps in the configurations of heavy, light armoured and tank. In the normative field it regulate the employment; in the experimental field it carries out tests of new vehicles, materials and equipment in order to prepare the personnel for the functions related to the different tasks.
At the School courses of specialization are organized in favour of Officers after the five years of the Military Academy – Application School, of the Officers with Special Role, of the Cadet Marshals, of the Cadet Sergeants, of the Volunteers in permanent service or in fixed conscription (for four or one years). Moreover courses of updating, qualification and requalification are organized for the personnel that need to perfect and update the specialist knowledge.