The prosecution Training institute will be headed by Principal Head at the level of Director Training Institute DPP 2 who will be responsible to the Director of Public Prosecutions.
The functions of PTI will include:-
i) Develop Curriculum for training of all Staff.
ii) Offer induction courses for all newly employed staff to help them transition into a career in the ODPP.
iii) Offer continuous in house training for prosecution counsel.
iv) Offer training to different cadres of ODPP Staff to ensure they are well equipped to execute their functions.
v) Undertake training of officers from other agencies with delegated prosecution authority.
vi) Undertake training of other law enforcement agencies.
vii) Liaising with external stakeholders and partners in the capacity development related issues.
viii) Carry out research/studies into new and emerging areas in criminal law and the effective administration of justice.
ix) Conduct periodic evaluation of training programmes to ensure relevance, quality and effectiveness.
x) Undertake research that will support prosecution of cases, inform policies and law reform.
xi) Implement innovative and effective marketing strategies.
xii)Professional Development of Trainers and Training Staff.
xiii)Managing Training Center Resources.
xiv) To oversee and coordinate on the job training for inductees,and interns.
Prosecution Training Institute will comprise the following Divisions:-
- Training Division;
- Human Resource Development Division;
- Research and Law reform Division; and
- Resource Centre and Library Services Division