IPS Officer Training Schedule :-
Training Centre :- Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy, Hyderabad (SVPNPA)
The IPS training programme schedule is given below :-
1.)The first phase of the training begins in the month of September at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussorie.This phase is called the ‘Foundation Course’ which continues for a period of 3 months.
2.)At the end of three months, IPS trainees join the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy, Hyderabad (SVPNPA) for the second phase of training, called the ‘Basic Training Course’. This phase extends for a period of 11 months.
3.)During their training at SVPNPA, OTs are ‘attached’ to different units of army, air force, navy, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) to familiarise them with service environment which helps them in appreciating the role of other organisations in nation building. The passing out parade of OTs is conducted at the end of 11 months.
4.)The second phase, This training which is for a period of three weeks takes place at State Police Academies. They are also attached to district police headquarters to observe and learn on the go about policing. This phase lasts for a period of six months. After probationers are appointed in the rank of Assistant Superintendent of Police.