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Certificate in Purchasing and Supplies



Certificate in Purchasing and Supplies(KNEC). This course is intended to equip the learner with basic management skills applicable in all areas of management.This  certificate course aims at creating manpower with knowledge and skills required in efficient purchasing and supplies management for performance.

Careers

  • Store Supervisor
  • Dispatch officer
  • Clearing and forwarding officer

Career Progression

After successful completion of Certificate inSupplies Management(KNEC),a student can proceed for Diploma ,bachelor’s degree,master’s degree and Phd in the same field.

Course Duration

This course takes an average of  4 terms (1 and half  years ).

Mode of Study

  • Regular/full time
  • School based programme
  • Distance Learning
  • Weekend Classes
  • Part-time/Evening classes

Qualifications/Admission Requirements

  • KCSE aggregate Grade of D (plain) & Above,or any equivalent qualifications by KNEC

Examining Body

KNEC

Course Requirements

The following requirements must be met for a student to qualify for KNEC exams in this course:

  • Must  sit for at least 2 cats marked out of 30% ,and an end term exams marked out of 70% each term.
  • The candidate will be expected to proceed for industrial attachment as a requirement by KNEC for successful completion of the course.
  • A student must attend atleast 80% of all the tutorial lectures.

Units

The following units are examined  by KNEC.
1803 – CRAFT CERTIFICATE IN SUPPLIES MANAGEMENT

301-FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

302-PRINCIPLES OF PROCUREMENT & DISTRIBUTION

303-COST ACCOUNTING

304-COMMERCE

305-PRINCIPLES OF WAREHOUSING & STOCK CONTROL

306-COURSE SPECIALISATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECTS

Other Units in this course

APPLICATION

September 2020 intake is in progress in all our campuses