Ghana Customs Excise and Preventive Service CEPS Training School
CEPS Training School Ghana ensure all of its fresh recruits have been brought up to speed with the latest in the customs department, by taking them through a rigorous training process. This is done through their School wing whose syllabus includes paramilitary training and custom topics. CEPS training School prides itself on transforming raw materials (that is untrained recruits) into fully performing officers with technical know-how and paramilitary defense ability to protect themselves against a threat. The main aim of the School is to train students in the mobilization of revenue thus ensuring a smooth flow of revenue into the country.
CEPS training School operates within a syllabus that guarantees proper time allocation and effective deployment of information from instructors to the students. The School is fully equipped with right resources and infrastructure that ensures students get to live and train in a very comfortable environment.
The training process of CEPS personnel takes approximately 24 weeks, on customs and paramilitary. Ghana Revenue Service believes in equipping its personnel with the right knowledge and training, which in turn leads to seamless working process. Customs training is even crucial when adopting new technologies that streamline the process of revenue collection at the border and tracking imports and exports through Ghana’s border.
Graduates from CEPS training School are absorbed into different customs positions, which they trained in, where they will serve as officers and ensure an efficient running process of the customs department. In addition to this, some trainees are deployed to CEPS patrol unit where they work as security officers, patrolling the border to eliminate all cases of illegal immigration and emigration from Ghana.