Elite Police Training School was established in 1997 at Bedian Road, Lahore to accomplish the objective of nurturing the recently employed policemen into well disciplined force with special emphasis on innovative training and excellence in their skills. It is a unique institution in the country. Police and other departments from all over the country feel honoured to be trained here.
Elite police are the highly trained special force that assists district police in situations that need expertise with high-risk searches, raids and rescue operations. The officers in the Elite police are trained to a high degree of skill in use of firearms, personal combat, and reconnaissance missions. They are trained at a modern facility, the Elite Police Training School on Baidian Road, Lahore.
In view of increasing violence such as Terrorism, Sectarian Killing, Kidnapping for Ransom, Hijacking, Sabotage and Robbery, it was decided in 1997 by Mian Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif, the Honourable Chief Minister, Punjab to combat modern organized violent crimes. For this very purpose Elite Police Training School was established in 1997 by addition of Chapter - XIX A in Police Rules 1934. Under the command of a serving Lieutenant Colonel Tariq Ehtisham of Special Service Group (SSG), Pakistan Army. Basic Elite Courses, Advanced Instructors Courses and VVIP Protection Courses were organized. So far, 13 batches of Basic Elite Course have been passed out in which 8046 have been qualified whereas, the Elite Police Training School has the honour to impart training to the Officers and Men of other Provinces, Law Enforcement Agencies and Departments like Khyber P.K Police, Balochistan Police, Capital Police Islamabad, Pakistan Rangers, Pakistan Prisons Department, Traffic Wardens, Rescue - 1122 Punjab, District Management Group, Pakistan Railways Police, Private Security Agencies, and Bank Securities.

Its companies were named after the luminaries of Muslim military history i.e., Khalid, Hamza and Umer.The EPTS are very proud of hundreds of its graduates who gallantly perform their chartered duties. Amongst them are recipients of innumerable bravery awards. Its alumni have vindicated themselves at every moment of trial. Over the years, there has been colossal contribution towards improvement of the campus and enrichment of its curriculum. Presently, its facilities and curriculum full cater for all challenges and needs for the foreseeable future. Over the years, Elite Police Force has evolved an indigenous system of training, based on the role of Elite Police.