At first instance, the Dist.Training Center, Visakhapatnam was started at Dist.Armed Reserve, Kailasagiri, Visakhapatnam.  The present Dist.Trg.Center, Bakkannapalem, Visakhapatnam was formed in 2007 as City Training Center, Visakhapatnam City in Bakkannapalem village at the outskirts of Visakhapatnam city which lies in 4th ward of GVMC and the Commssioner of Police, Visakhapatnam City is the Unit Officer to CTC.  Later it was handed over to the Commandant, 5th Bn., A.P.S.P., Vizianagaram on 16-4-2017.  On 7-7-2011 on the telephonic orders of the  Dy.Inspr.Genl.of Police, IV, APSP Bns, Kakinada it was handed over to the Superintendent of Police, Visakhapatnam District,  Since then DTC, Visakhapatnam is running in that Place.