The Special Training Centre of the E.R.U has the following capabilities:
- To train the Unit members
- To train Recruit Police Constables
- To train members of other Police Divisions Departments/Services
- To train and coordinate the Cyprus Police Hostage Negotiators
- To train civilians on safety and security matters.
- To train and evaluate the members of the Cyprus Police in terms of the operational use and handling of firearms.
- To train Police members and civilians in scuba diving and lifesaving.
- To train members of various governmental departments and services