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Certificate in Computer Packages

The institute offers short term computer application packages than run for a minimum of one week per package. Students get introduced to Computing, Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Database Management Systems, Desktop Presentation and Desktop Publishing Packages.

Entry requirement – OPEN
Duration – 3 months (1 term)
Fees – 500 per package

International Computer Driving License (ICDL)

ICDL is the world’s leading computer skills certification. The program defines the skills and competencies necessary to use a computer and common computer applications. It offers a wide range of modules including Computer Essentials, Word Processing, spreadsheets, databases, project management and IT Security. Students also choose from a wide range of standard and advanced modules which aren’t compulsory but may be necessary.

Entry requirement – OPEN
Duration – 3 months (1 term)
Fees – 25,000 for the whole course

Proficiency in Foreign Languages

The proficiency program aims to develop the student’s accuracy, facility and fluency in the appropriate use of foreign languages.

At the end of the program, students will be able to:

  • Employ practical and academic skills necessary to succeed in everyday life and in business
  • Acquire a wide vocabulary
  • Gain confidence in the use of foreign languages in any situation
  • Increase grammatical control in academic speaking and writing

The languages on offer are English, French, Spanish, German and Chinese.

Entry requirement – KCSE or its foreign equivalent
Duration – 6 months per level (2 terms)
Examination: Cascade Institute of Hospitality
Fees – 15,000 per term

Certificate in Pastry and Bakery – Internal

This certificate program offers fundamental knowledge and skills, with hands-on experience that prepares participants for entry-level employment in the food and beverage industry. The program is aimed at working professionals in the food and beverage industry, fresh students, housewives and anyone who wishes to upgrade their skills and knowledge in pastry and bakery and obtain an industry recognized certification.

At the end of this program, students will have knowledge of:

  • Hygiene Policies & Procedures
  • Quality Control Procedures
  • Baking techniques, mixing methods and piping skills

Entry requirements – OPEN
Duration – 3 months (1 term)
Examination – Cascade Institute of Hospitality
Fees – 18,000.

Certificate in Tour and Travel Operations

The program is designed to introduce students to core tourism, leisure and hospitality concepts, plus foundation management skills required to successfully manage and develop a tourism and hospitality business, or related leisure and recreation enterprises.

At the end of the program, students will be able to:

  • Develop students’ appreciation of the developments and challenges in business especially the tourism and hospitality industry;
  • Enhance students’ understanding of the roles and significance of various participants within the tourism system and hospitality sector in tourism destinations;
  • Enable students to describe the major tourist market segments and use segmentation to target and meet the wants, needs and expectations of the travelling public;
  • Enhance students’ understanding of business and social responsibilities of major functional departments within tourism and hospitality organizations;
  • Develop a working knowledge of geographical and environmental factors in tourism associated to destination products and learn how to utilize this knowledge when selling the tourism product;
  • Provide students the opportunity to work effectively and constructively in groups for tourism and hospitality projects.

Entry requirements – KCSE D plain or KCE Division III.
Duration – 2 years (6 terms)
Examining Body: Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC)
Fees – 15,000 per term

Certificate in Information Communication Technology

The program provides students with a strong basic foundation to develop relevant applications for businesses and public organizations. Students will be equipped with the essential knowledge of business processes and technical skills required to harness the power of information and communication technologies.

They will also be able to adopt and apply methodologies in Software Engineering to analyze, design, develop, and implement information systems to gain competitive advantages in the industries.

Entry requirement – KCSE D or KCE Division III certificate in computer applications
Duration – 2 years (6 terms)
Examining Body: Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC)
Fees – 13,500 per term

Diploma in Information Communication Technology

The course provides students with a strong basic foundation to develop relevant applications for businesses and public organizations. Students will be equipped with the essential knowledge of business processes and technical skills required to harness the power of information and communication technologies. They will also be able to adopt the good practices in Software Engineering to analyze, design, develop and implement effective information systems to support various industries’ information needs.

Entry requirement – KCSE C- or KCE Division II or Certificate in Information Technology
Duration – 3 years (9 terms)
Examining Body: Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC)
Fees – 15,000 per term

Certificate in Business Studies – ICM

The Certificate in Business Studies program is aimed at helping individuals who want to equip themselves with comprehensive business knowledge to deal effectively with the rapidly changing environment and organizational operations. It also helps to prepare participants in assuming higher levels of responsibility.

At the end of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand the theory and practice of various functional management areas
  • Apply various functional management skills to increase the productivity and business efficiency in their areas of responsibility

Entry requirement – KCSE D plain or KCE Division III
Duration – 6 months (2 terms)
Examining Body – Institute of Commercial Management (ICM)
Fees – 13,500 per term

Certificate in Business Management

The program is aimed at helping individuals who want to equip themselves with comprehensive business knowledge to deal effectively with the rapidly changing environment and organizational operations. It also helps to prepare participants in assuming higher levels of responsibility.

At the end of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand the theory and practice of various functional management areas
  • Apply various functional management skills to increase the productivity and business efficiency in their areas of responsibility

Entry requirement – KCSE D plain or KCE Division III
Duration – 2 years (6 terms)
Examining Body: Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC)
Fees – 13,500 per term

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