IIPA is imparting training and capacity building to the government officials of India and abroad from 1959. Every year, IIPA conducts more than 100 training programmes for the officials. The flagship programme of IIPA is 10-month Advanced Professional Programme in Public Administration (APPPA) which is attended by senior officials of All India Services (AIS), Central Civil Services and Defence Services mainly Indian Administrative Services (IAS), Indian Police Services (IPS), Indian Revenue Services (IRS), Indian Air Force, Indian Army and various other services. IIPA conducts training for the officials of different departments and ministries of Government of India and State Governments on various topics of governance, finance, communication, leadership, administration and management. The period of training programme varies from 3 days to 10 months. IIPA is also involved in the capacity building of the civil servants of foreign countries and conducted training for the officials of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Nepal, Vietnam, Mongolia, African and Latin American countries under direct and ITEC programme.
The training factsheet of IIPA is as below: