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 Technology Development Institute Courses: Certificate Courses

Craft Certificate Course in Automotive Engineering

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain)
Duration: 3 Years
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Sandwich

Craft Certificate Course in Electrical Installation

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain)
Duration: 3 Years
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Sandwich

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Craft Certificate Course in Mechanical Engineering Production

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain)
Duration: 3 Years
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Sandwich

Craft Certificate Course in Garment Making

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain)
Duration: 3 Years
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Sandwich

Technology Development Institute Courses – TVET Diploma Courses

Mechanical Engineering (Production Option Module I ,II ,III

Minimum Entry Requirement:
For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English & Physics/Chemistry or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively.
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Automotive Engineering (Module I)

Minimum Entry Requirement:
For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English & Physics/Chemistry or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II& III; A pass in module I & II respectively.
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Electrical Engineering (Power Option) – Module I ,II ,III

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English & Physics/Chemistry or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively.
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Fashion Design & Clothing Technology – Module I ,II ,III

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Food Production – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Supply Chain Management – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Business Management – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Human Resource Management– Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Sales & Marketing – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Information Communication Technology – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module I; KCSE mean grade C- (minus) with D- in Mathematics and English or a pass in a relevant craft course or equivalent
For module II & III; A pass in module I & II respectively
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Technology Development Institute Courses – TVET Certificate Courses

Craft Certificate in Mechanical Engineering (Production)– Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics, English & physics/chemistry
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft certificate in Electrical Engineering

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics, English & physics/chemistry
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft certificate in Automotive Engineering.

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics, English & physics/chemistry
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft Certificate in Welding & Fabrication – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics, English & physics/chemistry
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft certificate in Supply Chain Management stage 1 and 2

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft certificate in Business Management stage 1 and 2

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft Certificate in Human Resource Management stage 1 and 2

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft Certificate in Sales and Marketing stage 1 and 2

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft certificate in Project Management stage 1 and 2

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft Certificate in Entrepreneurship and innovation stage 1 and 2

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft Certificate in Food Production– Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Craft Certificate in Information Communication Technology – Module I

Minimum Entry Requirement: For module 1; KCSE mean grade D (plain) with D in Mathematics & English
For module 2; A pass in stage 1
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: KNEC
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Technology Development Institute Courses – Short Courses

Technology Development Institute Courses – Mechanical Engineering Section

Arc welding Grade III, II , I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Part Time

Gas welding III, II , I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Part Time

Tuner / Machinist III, II , I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Part Time

Fitter general III, II , I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Part Time

Technology Development Institute Courses – Automotive Engineering Section

Vehicle Diagnostics Motor Vehicle

Minimum Entry Requirement: Mechanic background
Duration: 3 months
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 37,000
Mode of Study: Full Time

Diesel Injector Pump Service

Minimum Entry Requirement: Mechanic background
Duration: 3 months
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 37,000
Mode of Study: Full Time

Spray painting & Panel beating Grade III, II, I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term

Motor Vehicle Mechanics; Grade III, II, I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term

Motor Electrician III, II, I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term

Technology Development Institute Courses – Electrical Engineering Section

Electrical Installation

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE
Duration: 15 months
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Programmable logic control (PLC)

Minimum Entry Requirements: Electrical/ Mechanical background
Duration: 3 weeks
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 30,000
Mode of Study: Part time

Solar PV installation

Minimum Entry Requirement: Electrical/ Mechanical background Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass
in Grade III & II respectively
Duration: 2 weeks
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 25,000
Mode of Study: Part time

Electrical wireman Grade III, II ,I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively

Electrical fitter Grade III, II, I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively

Electronic Mechanics Grade III, II, I

Minimum Entry Requirement: Grade III Open, Grade II & I Pass in Grade III & II respectively

Technology Development Institute Courses – Information Communication Technology

Certificate in Computer Proficiency

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCSE
Duration: 3 months
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 8,000
Mode of Study: Part time

Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance & Technical Support

Minimum Entry Requirement: Certificate in Computer Proficiency
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 15,000
Duration: 60 hours

Computer Networking and Data Communication

Minimum Entry Requirement: Certificate in Computer Proficiency
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 15,000
Duration: 60 hours

Computer Programming

Duration: 60 hours
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 6,000
Mode of Study: Part time

Web Applications & Development

Minimum Entry Requirement: Certificate in Computer Proficiency
Mode of Study: Part Time

Certificate in Computerized Accounting – Sage/ QuickBooks /Pastel

Minimum Entry Requirement: Certificate in Computer Proficiency
Duration: 2 months
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 8,000
Mode of Study: Part time

Certificate in Desktop Publishing

Minimum Entry Requirement: Certificate in Computer Proficiency
Duration: 2 months
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 7,000
Mode of Study: Part time

Technology Development Institute Courses – Fashion Design Section

Dressmaking Grade III, II , I

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCPE
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Tailoring Grade III, II , I

Minimum Entry Requirement: KCPE
Duration: 3 Terms
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500 per term
Mode of Study: Full Time

Industrial Sewing Machine Operator Course

Minimum Entry Requirement: OPEN
Duration: 1 Month
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 6,700
Mode of Study: Part time

Soft Furnishing

Minimum Entry Requirement: OPEN
Duration: 1 term
Exam Body: NITA
Tuition Fee (KSH.): 18,500
Mode of Study: Part time

Technology Development Centre Diploma Courses

  1. Diploma in Automotive Engineering
  2. Diploma in Supply Chain Management
  3. Diploma in Business Management
  4. Diploma in Information Communication Technology
  5. Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Production)
  6. Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Power)

Technology Development Centre Contacts

The Principal,

TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

Nairobi-Namanga Road, Opposite EPZA

P.O. Box 42 Athi River 00204

Tel: 045—6620283, 2398429

Fax: 045—6626257

E-mail: tdc@labour.go.ke

Technology Development Institute Courses

Technology Development Institute Courses


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