The Academy will impart basic training to Group 'A' officers (directly recruited Deputy Superintendent of Police) of the States. It will also conduct in-service training courses for Group 'A' officers of the State Police Forces and Central Police Forces. Therefore, the Academy will be a Central Training Establishment for Group 'A' Services.
The proposed Academy seeks to achieve the following objectives :
# To develop professionalism in Police Leadership; and
# To build up a core of training faculty in Police Training Institutions in the country.
The Mission Statement of the Academy :-
The Central Academy for Police Training shall strive to achieve excellence and professionalism in Police Leadership in general and middle level Police Officers in particular. The Academy shall also build up a core training in order to provide competent and qualified Trainers.