KSK has 4 operating companies and 1 support company. Each operating company is divided into 5 ZUGs, the German equivalent of the famed 22nd SAS Rgt. troops. And every ZUG consists of 16 operators.
- The "A ZUG" is specialized in high tactical mobility and uses special vehicles such as the Mercedes G Wolf, 2 Unimog Tm trucks and motorcycles.
- The "B ZUG" brings together manual breach specialists, HALO / HAHO and pointing guides
- The "C ZUG" gathers aquatic environment specialists
- The "D ZUG" is for mountain and extreme landscape specialists (jungle, desert, Arctic war, etc).
- The "E ZUG" is for the specialized sniper and PREs troops.