Take a look at the courses offered at Kenya Institute of Development Studies and find one that meets your needs.  

Business

CERTIFICATE COURSES
-Human Resource Management
-Travel,Tourism and Hospitality
-Marketing Management
-Business Management
-Office Management
-Logistics & Transport Management
-Business Management

DIPLOMA COURSES
Course Name
-Human Resource Management
-Travel,Tourism and Hospitality
-Marketing Management
-Business Management
-Office Management
Purchasing & Supply Management
-Logistics & Transport Management
-Business Management

HIGHER DIPLOMA COURSES
Course Name
-Human Resource Management
-Travel,Tourism and Hospitality
-Marketing Management
-Business Management
-Logistics & Transport Management

PROFESSIONAL COURSES: KASNEB
Course Name
-ATD-Level I,Level II
-CPA Part I,Part II,Part III
-Certified Information Communication Technologists(CICT)SEC. I,II,III,IV,V,VI
-Certified Procurement & Supply Professional Part I,II,III,IV

 

Information Communication Technology

PROFESSIONAL COURSE

CourseExam Body/DurationEntry Requirement
Certified Information Communication Technologists(CICT)SEC. I,II,III,IV,V,VI KASNEB/6 Months C+(Plus)

DIPLOMA COURSES

CourseExam Body/DurationEntry Requirement
-Computer Networking(N+)
-Website Development
-Computer Engineering
-Software Development
-Information Technology
-Graphic Design
-Electronic Accounting
csk
1 year
Basic
computer
Knowledge

CERTIFICATE COURSES

CourseExam Body/DurationEntry Requirement
-Computer Networking(N+)
-Website Development
-Computer Engineering
-Software Development
-Information Technology
-Graphic Design
-Electronic Accounting
csk
6 months
Basic
computer
Knowledge

Computer Packages / Ms Office

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Ms-Windows
  • Ms-Word
  • Ms-Excel
  • Ms-Access
  • Ms-PowerPoint
  • Internet & E-mail
  • Ms- Publisher
  • Typing lessons
  • Entreprenuership
  • Communication Skills
  • Ms Outlook Express

Project

  • AutoCAD
  • SPSS
  • ArchiCard
  • STATA

Web Design

  • HTML
  • Dream Weaver
  • Front Page
  • Java Script
  • PHP

Graphic Design

  • Adobe PageMaker
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Corel Draw
  • Publisher
  • In design
  • Quark Express
  • Print Master

Computerized Accounting

  • Quick books
  • Sage
  • Excel
  • Pastel
  • Tally
  • Peachtree
  • Systematic

Programming

  • C
  • C++
  • Visual basic
  • Java
  • MySql
  • Visual Basic .Net

Education

Early Childhood Development Education (E.C.D.E)

CERTIFICATE COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requirements
-ECDE KNEC 1 Years D+(Plus)/D-(Minus)with Proficiency
-ECDE In-Service KNEC 2 Years D+(Plus)

DIPLOMA COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requirements
-ECDE KNEC 1 Years C(Plain)
-ECDE In-Service KNEC 2 Years C(Plain)

Adult Continuing Education (A.C.E)

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requirements
-ACE KNEC 1 Years KCSE

 

Development studies

CERTIFICATE COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requrements
-Social Development KNEC 9 Months D(Plain)
-Project Management KNEC 1 Years D(Plain)

DIPLOMA COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requrements
-Social Work and Welfare
Community Development
KNEC 11/2 Years C-(Minus)
-Project Management KNEC 11/2 Years C (Plain)
-Guidance & Counseling
Gender & Development Studies
KNEC 1 Years C- (Minus)

HIGHER DIPLOMA COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requrements
-Project Management KNEC 6 Months Diploma/Degree

SHORT COURSES

  • Project Proposal Writting
  • Monitoring & Evaluation of Development Projects
  • Resource Mobilization & Fundraising
  • Community Mobilization for Action
  • Disaster Mitigation & Preparedness
  • Environmental Impact Assesment
  • Trainer Of Trainers(ToT)
  • Entrepreneurship Management
  • Project Report Writting
  • Advocacy & Lobbying
  • Guidance & Couseling
  • Social Research Methods
  • Project Cyrcle Analysis
  • Drug & Substance Abuse
  • HIV/AIDS Management

Technical

GRADE III-FIRST YEAR

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requrements
-Tailoring and Dress Making NITA 6 Months OPEN
-Knitting NITA 6 Months OPEN
-Motor Vehicle Mechanics NITA 9 Months KCPE/KCSE
-Motor Vehicle Electronics NITA 9 Months KCPE/KCSE
-Welding and Fabrication NITA 9 Months KCPE/KCSE
-Electrical installation NITA 9 Months D and Above
-Plumbing NITA 9 Months KCPE/KCSE

GRADE II-SECOND YEAR

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requrements
-Tailoring and Dress Making NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass
-Knitting NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass
-Motor Vehicle Mechanics NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass
-Motor Vehicle Electronics NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass
-Welding and Fabrication NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass
-Electrical installation NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass
-Plumbing NITA 6 Months Grade III Pass

 

Health Sciences

CERTIFICATE COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requrements
-Nutrition and Dietetics KNDI 9 Months D(PLAIN)
-Community Health & Development KNEC 1 Years D(Plain)

DIPLOMA COURSES

Course NameExamination Body/DurationEntry Requirements
-Nutrition and Dietetics KNDI/KNEC 11/2 Years C-(Minus)or Cert in ND
-Community Health & Development 11/2 Years C-(Minus)or Cert in CH
-Environmental Health & Safety 11/2 Years C-(Minus)
-HIV/AIDS Awareness &
Disaster Management
1 Years C-(Minus)

 

Contacts
Nairobi Campus:
Tumaini House
P.O Box 40291-00100
Nairobi ,Kenya.
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Naivasha Campus
Moi Southlake Road, Oserian Estate
P.O Box 209-20117,
Naivasha Kenya.
Tel: 0707539363
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