The BSF Academy is headed by Additional Director General (ADG)
designated as Director. The Academy HQ is housed in Suraksha Bhawan. At Academy
HQ he is directly assisted by a Second in Command designated as Adjutant
and DC (Law) as advisor on legal and disciplinary matters.
HQ Training Wings is headed by the Inspector General (IG) who is also
the Chief Instructor of the Academy and co-located establishments.
Generally, this post is held by the person who has vast experience as a
Trainer as well as in the field. He is assisted by Training Officer, DC
(IT) and DC (Trg-store).
Training of all ranks of the BSF is the most sacred and important
responsibility and foremost mission of the Academy. To fulfil this aim, HQ
Training Wings conditions the Faculty of the Training Wings to impart
knowledge to all members of the Force who undergo various courses,
including the Basic courses, and prepare all trainees for efficient
execution of all assigned tasks to the Force during peace, no peace no war
and during hot war. HQ also monitors and coordinates all training
activities at the Academy including the co-located establishments at
Tactical Wing is responsible for conduct
of in-service courses for serving Officers of the rank of Asstt Comdt to DIG.
Specialist Training School is responsible
for conduct of basic courses for Officers and Sub Inspectors who are newly
inducted or promoted through Limited Departmental Competitive Examination.
It also imparts basic training to Medical Officers, Veterinary Officers and
Faculty of Studies (FOS) aims to
streamline the BSF training in conformity with role and tasks by effecting
necessary changes in course curriculum and methodology. It has a well-stocked
Library called 'Tagore Library', named after the noble laureate Rabindra Nath Tagore. The
vast library houses a comprehensive literature on variety of subjects.
The Administrative Wing of BSF Academy Has been organized to look after
the administrative needs of Training Wing. The Wing is headed by DIG
designated as Chief Administrative Officer, who has been delegated the
financial powers to improve the functional efficiency of Training Wing,
through better administrative coverage.