Objectives of the IAPTC
To promulgate an understanding of training standards developed by the UN and other relevant organisations and to encourage their adoption.
To promote the exchange of experience among training institutions regarding different training methodologies.
To educate ourselves about peace operations policy matters.
To create conditions that facilitate effective networking and cooperation (bilateral, regional, etc.)
To promote gender mainstreaming in peace operations.
To identify emerging training requirements flowing from relevant policy matters.
To promote an understanding of the different institutional perspectives and organisational cultures present among military, police and civilian components in peace operations.