Induction Training

The residential induction training at the Academy lasting 89 weeks commences around mid December every year and is organized on a sandwich pattern with Phase-I consisting of 60 weeks, On-the-Job training of around six months in field offices of IA&AD and 6 weeks of Phase-II. A rigorous system of internal evaluation and two external departmental examinations ensure that the trainees are well equipped to handle their responsibilities when they complete their training at the Academy. While emphasizing professional development of the trainees, equal importance is given to their physical well being through compulsory Yoga classes, Trekking and Sports activities. They are also taught the social skills necessary to be an effective manager during their stay at the Academy.