Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind – Courses, Fees Structure, Admission Requirements, Application Form, and Contacts

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Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind

Machakos Technical Institute for the blind is a Government Technical Training Institution, located within the Machakos municipality next to National Cereal Produce Board deport off Konza road.

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The Institution was established in 1958 with an aim of providing technical craft skills to those maimed by war. There were mainly the survivors of the Second World War and later those of liberation struggle. It was then sponsored by the Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind and its local partner Kenya Society for the Blind.

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In 1965, it was registered by Kenya Government as a Vocational Training Institute to serve the post youth and adults who were born blind and those who became blind during their lifetime. In its formative years, the Institution served only male trainees who were taught orientation and mobility, braille literacy and handicraft. In 1967 telephone operating course was established.

In 1987, the first female students were admitted and knitting & garment making courses introduced. In 1988 Directorate of Industrial Training (DIT) Government Trade Tests were introduced. In 1994 the first integrated Artisan level training was started. In 1997 the Institution was upgraded and renamed Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind becoming the only Technical Training Institution in East & Central Africa offering Kenya National Examination Council (K.N.E.C.) Craft courses to the visually impaired persons.

The Institution serves the needs of the visually impaired in East and Central Africa region.

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Courses Offered at Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind

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1. Craft in Tannery and leather work (KNEC)
2. Craft in Carpentry and Joinery (KNEC)
3. Craft in Masonry (KNEC)
4.Trade Test in Leather work (NITA)
5. Trade Test in Carpentry and Joinery (NITA)
6. Trade Test in Masonry (NITA)
7.TradeTest in Garment Making (NITA)
8. Diploma in Clothing Technology (KNEC)
9. Craft in Clothing Technology (KNEC)
10. Artisan in Tannery & Leatherwork (KNEC)
11. Artisan in Masonry (KNEC)
12. Artisan in Carpentry & Joinery (KNEC)
13. Trade Test in Carpentry (NITA)
14. Craft in Rehabilitation (MTIB)
15. Craft in Knitting (MTIB)
16. Diploma in Information Technology (KNEC)
17. Craft in Information Technology (KNEC)
18. Craft in Shiatsu (Japanese Massage) (MTIB)

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Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind Application Form

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Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind Fees Structure

Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind Fees Structure.
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Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind Contacts

 

Contact Us
Machakos Town off Konza Road
P.O Box 112-90100 Machakos
KENYA
+254 733-844 614
info@mtib.ac.ke
Mon – Fir 8.00 – 17.00