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Courses Offered at AIRADS College

AIRADS College is the best TVET college in Kenya. It offers different Categories of Courses. The following  Courses are offered in our various campuses across the country. African Institute of Research and
Courses offered at AIRADS College has far reaching in the Kenya`s vision 2030.

EXAMINATION BODIES

  • KNEC
  • KASNEB
  • ICM
  • NITA

The following courses are offered at AIRADS College. You can click apply now to get admission of any of the courses depending on the qualifications

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND ICT

ARTISAN COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Artisan in PlumbingKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Artisan in Electrical engineering/installationKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW

CERTIFICATE COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Cert In Electrical Engineering/installationD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in PlumbingD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Plumbing (Grade I-III)OpenNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW
Cert  In Electrical Engineering/installationOpenNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW
Cert in Electrical &ElectronicsD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in ICTD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Land Mapping & SurveyD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Petroleum Geo-ScienceD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW

DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Dip  In  ElectronicsC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip  In Electrical/Electronic EngineeringC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in plumbingC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in ICTC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Land mapping & surveyC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip  in Petroleum Geo -scienceC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

SCHOOL OF HAIR DRESSING AND BEAUTY STUDIES

COURSEMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Artisan in Beauty TherapyKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Artisan in Hair dressingKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert in Hair Dressing(GRADEI-III)OPENNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW
Cert in Beauty Therapy(GRADEI-III)OPENNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW
Cert in Nail Technology(GRADEI-III)OPENNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW
Advanced Diploma in CosmetologyOPENNITA6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW

SCHOOL OF MEDIA STUDIES

CERTIFICATE COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Cert  In JournalismD PlainICM1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert in mass media ,communication & media studiesD plainICM1 YEARAPPLY NOW

DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Dip  In  Broadcasting, Journalism and mediaC-KNEC/ICM2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Video production &EditingC-KNEC/ICM2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in Mass communication-Digital JournalismC –KNEC/ICM2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in Printing TechnologyC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM  MANAGEMENT

ARTISAN COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Artisan in Food and Beverage ManagementKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW

CERTIFICATE COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Cert  In Hotel & Catering managementD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Food &Beverage managementD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Tourism managementD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Fashion &DesignD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in bakery TechnologyD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in food Processing TechnologyD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in House Keeping & LaundryD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Food & Beverage mgt (Grade I-III)OPENNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW
Cert in catering Mgt (Grade I-III)OPENNITA6 MONTHS PER GRADEAPPLY NOW

DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONAPPLY NOW
Diploma In Hotel & Catering managementC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma  in Food &Beverage managementC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma  in Tourism managementC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in Fashion &DesignC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in Bakery TechnologyC –KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in Food Processing TechnologyC –KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

SCHOOL OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

CERTIFICATE COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Cert  In Community health DevelopmentD plainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in social workD plainKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert in community DevelopmentD plainKNEC/AIRADS1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert in Health Records With ITD +KNEC/AMROK1 YEARAPPLY NOW

DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Diploma  In Nutrition &Dietetics managementC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in social workC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in community DevelopmentC-KNEC/AIRADS2 YEARS 3 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in DevelopmentC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma  in Health Records with ITC plainKNEC/AMROK2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT STUDIES

ARTISAN COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Artisan in salesmanshipKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC2 TERMSAPPLY NOW
Artisan in store keeping managementKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC2 TERMSAPPLY NOW
Artisan in secretarialKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC2 TERMSAPPLY NOW
Artisan in Clerical DutiesKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Artisan in General AgricultureKCSE D- & below/KCPEKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW

CERTIFICATE COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Cert  In Human Resource managementD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Library $information ScienceD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert Business ManagementD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Supply chain ManagementD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert  In AccountancyD PlainKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert  In Sales &MarketingD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert  In cooperative managementD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert  In computerized secretarial studiesD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert  In Banking &FinanceD PlainKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert  In project management &DevelopmentD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in secretarial studiesD PlainKNEC1 YEAR 6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in General AgricultureD PlainKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW

DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Dip in Human resource managementC-(Minus)KNEC 2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Human Library &information scienceC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Business managementC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Business AdministrationC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Supply chain managementC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in AccountancyC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Co-operative managementC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Sales and marketingC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Computerized secretarial StudiesC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Banking and FinanceC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in project management &developmentC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in Computerized Secretarial StudiesC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Diploma in General AgricultureC-(Minus)KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

HIGHER DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Higher National Diploma In Human Resource ManagementDip in any Business course (KNEC) OR degreeKNEC2 TERMSAPPLY NOW
Higher National Diploma In Business AdministrationDip in any Business course (KNEC) OR degreeKNEC2 TERMSAPPLY NOW
Higher National Diploma In Entrepreneurship developmentDip in any Business course (KNEC) OR degreeKNEC4 TERMSAPPLY NOW

KASNEB COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
ATD(LEVEL I-111)C(plain)/C-KASNEB5 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
CPA (SECTI-II)C+(C+ in English &Maths)KASNEB5 MONTHS PER sectionAPPLY NOW
CPA 2 (SECTIII-IV)Pass in SEC 1KASNEB6 MONTHS PER sectionAPPLY NOW
CPA 3 (SECT V-VI)Pass in SEC2KASNEB6 MONTHS PER sectionAPPLY NOW
CSC +KASNEB6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
CCPC +KASNEB6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
CIFAC+KASNEB6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW

CERTIFICATE COURSES

COURSEMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
CERTIFICATE IN ACCOUNTING AND MANAGEMENT SKILLS (CAMS)D + PLUSKASNEB6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW

DIPLOMA COURSES

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
DIPLOMA IN CREDIT MANAGEMENT(DCM)C- (MINUS)KASNEB18 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
ACCOUNTING TECHNICIANS DIPLOMA(ATD)C PLAINKASNEB18 MONTHSAPPLY NOW

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

COURSEMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Cert in ECDED+KNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Cert in KNEC ProficiencyDPLAIN & BelowKNEC6 MONTHSAPPLY NOW
Cert in Childcare &ProtectionD plainKNEC1 YEARAPPLY NOW
Dip in childcare & protectionC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in ECDEC PLAINKNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in special needs & DisabilityC PLAINKNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Disaster mgtC –KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Dip in Counseling PsychologyC-KNEC2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

 

ECDE IN-SERVICE

APRIL/AUGUST/DECEMBER

COURSESMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONEXAM BODYDURATIONACTION
Diploma  In  ECDEC(plain)/P1 cert.KNEC6 SESSIONS/2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
Cert  in ECDED+(plus)KNEC6 SESSIONS/2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
KNEC proficiencyD-(minus)KNEC6 SESSIONS/2 YEARSAPPLY NOW
DIPLOMA IN SPECIAL NEEDS IN EDUCATIONCPLAINKNEC6 SESSIONS/2 YEARSAPPLY NOW

COMPUTER PACKAGES

  1. Introduction to computers
  2. keyboarding
  3. Microsoft Windows /operating system
  4. Word processing using MS word
  5. Spreadsheet using MS Excel
  6. Database Management using MS Access
  7. Digital Presentation using MS PowerPoint
  8. Internet and Email
  9. Introduction to graphic design (using Publisher and adobe PageMaker)
  10. Social Media and Digital Skills
  11. Software installation
  12. Basic computer repair and maintenance
  13. Formatting and printing skills
  14. PC troubleshooting

REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications: open

Course duration: two (2) months

ADVANCED PACKAGES

  1. Advanced Photoshop 3,500/=
  2. Advanced Corel draw 3,500/=
  3. Advanced Graphic Design 6,000/=
  4. Certificate in web design 6,000/=
  5. Certificate in logo Creator 4,000/=
  6. Certificate in Grasshopper 6,000/=

ACCOUNTING PACKAGES

  1. Quick Books 2,500/=
  2. Sage 2,500/=
  3. Pastel 2,500/=
  4. Tally   4,000/=

STATISTICAL PACKAGES

  1. SPSS 6,000/=
  2. Stata 6,000/=
  3. R test 6,000/=
  4. LaTex 12000/=

ENGINEERING Packages

  1. AUTOCARD 4000/=
  2. ARCHICARD 4000/=
  3. ARDUINO 4000/=
  4. OPEN SCAD 4000/=

PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

  1. Visual programming using visual basic 4,000/=
  2. Object oriented programming using C/C++ 4,000/=
  3. Database programming using SQL 4,000/=

INTERNET PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES

  1. Java Script 4,000/=
  2. PHP 4,000/=
  3. PYTHON 4,000/=
  4. C#/C/C++ 4,000/=
  5. MATLAB 6,000/=
  6. PERL 6,000/=
  7. NETBEANS 6,000/=
  8. JAVA 4,000/=
  9. SWIFT 4,000/=
  10. HTML/CSS 4,000/=
  11. GO PROGRAMMING 4,000/=
  12. PROLONG 4,000/=
  13. CODEIGNITOR 12,000/=
  14. LARAVEL 15,000/=

MOBILE APPLICATION

  1. ANDROID STUDIO 8,000/=
  2. JDEVELOPER 8,000/=
  3. JSOURCE 8,000/=
  4. APP MACHINE 8,000/=

CBET/NITA  COURSES

  1. Information communication Technology
  2. Electrical installation
  3. Plumbing
  4. Building Technician
  5. Beauty therapy
  6. Hair dressing
  7. Welding and Fabrication
  8. Records & Archives
  9. Supply Chain management
  10. Certified Pension Management
  11. Office Assistant
  12. Project Management
  13. Food Technology
  14. Marriage and family Counseling
  15. Security Guarding
  16. Music production
  17. Home care management

PROFESSIONAL COURSE

AIRADS College is the best TVET college in Kenya. It offers different Categories of Courses. The following Short Courses are offered in our various campuses across the country. Professional short courses are offered to individuals,corporate or tailor-made for specific organizations. Enroll today and obtain a certified document.

Therefore after finishing you college and you are working it is always good to undertake professional short courses

  1. French,Chinese,Germany
  2. English
  3. Cert in Disaster Management
  4. Cert in Project Management
  5. Cert in NGO Management
  6. Cert in HIV/AIDS Management
  7. Cert in Counseling
  8. Cert in Business Counseling& Consultancy
  9. Cert in Computer Repair and Maintenance
  10. Cert in electrical wiring
  11. Cert in Networking
  12. Cert in Public Relations
  13. Cert in Video Editing
  14. Cert In Photo Journalism
  15. Cert in Counseling Psychology
  16. Cert in conflict Management
  17. Cert in Advocacy and Lobbying
  18. Cert in Health Records Management
  19. Cert in Leadership Skills
  20. Cert in Drug Abuse and Rehabilitation
  21. Cert in School/ College Management
  22. Cert in Front Office Management
  23. Cert in Gender and Human Rights
  24. Cert in Customer Care Management
  25. Cert in Ethics and County Governance
  26. Cert in Public Procurement
  27. Cert in Book Keeping
  28. Cert in Store Keeping
  29. Cert in Web Design
  30. Cert in Graphic Design
  31. Cert in Sales & Marketing
  32. Cert in Investment
  33. Cert in Film Production
  34. Cert in Monitoring and Evaluation
  35. Cert in Video editing
  36. Cert in Integrated Mgt of Malnutrition
  37. Cert in Solar Technology
  38. Cert in Electrical wireman
  39. Cert in Bakery Technology
  40. Cert in Waiting Services
  41. Cert in Events Management
  42. Cert in Financial Management
  43. Cert in Juice making and cocktails
  44. Cert in Sign language
  45. Cert in Entrepreneurship Management
  46. Cert in Fiber technology
  47. Cert in Sign language
  48. Digital Marketing
  49. Data Science
  50. Artificial Intelligence
  51. Advanced excel
  52. cert in Barista
  53. Electric fence installation

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Certificate Courses

The following certificate courses are offered at AIRADS College.

    • Certificate in Electrical Engineering
    • Certificate in Electronics
    • Certificate in Journalism , mass media and communication
    • Certificate in Information Communication and Technology(ICT)
    • Certificate in Plumbing
    • Certificate in Beauty Therapy
    • Certificate in Hair Dressing
    • Certificate in cosmetology
    • Certificate in Nail Technology
    • Certificate in Nutrition and Dietetics mgt
    • Certificate in Health Records with IT
    • Certificate in Social Work and Development
    • Certificate in Community Health and Development
    • Certificate in Food and Beverage mgt
    • Certificate in Bakery Technology
    • Certificate in Catering,Hotel and Accommodation Mgt
    • Certificate in Food Technology
    • Certificate in Tour guide and Tourism mgt
    • Certificate in KNEC proficiency
    • Certificate in ECDE
    • Certificate in Human resource Mgt
    • Certificate in Supply chain mgt
    • Certificate in purchasing supplies
    • Certificate in Accountancy
    • Certificate in in Banking and Finance
    • Certificate in Computerized Secretarial Studies
    • Certificate in Entrepreneurship Development
    • Certificate in Project Management  & Development
    • Certificate in Cooperative Management
    • Certificate in Sales & Marketing
    • Certificate in Business Management
    • Certificate in Library and Information Science
    • Certificate in  General Agriculture
    • Certificate in Road Transport management
    • Certificate in Investment
    • Certificate in Land Mapping & Survey
    • Certificate in Clerical Duties

Diploma Courses

The following Diploma  courses are offered at AIRADS College.

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Electronics
  • Diploma in Journalism , mass media and communication
  • Diploma in Information Communication and Technology(ICT)
  • Diploma in Plumbing
  • Diploma in Petroleum Geo-science
  • Advanced Diploma in cosmetology
  • Diploma in Nail Technology
  • Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics mgt
  • Diploma  in Health Records with IT
  • Diploma in Social Work and Development
  • Diploma in Community Health and Development
  • Diploma in Food and Beverage mgt
  • Diploma in Bakery Technology
  • Diploma in Catering,Hotel and Accommodation Mgt
  • Diploma in Food Technology
  • Diploma in Tour guide and Tourism mgt
  • Diploma in ECDE
  • Diploma in Special Needs
  • Diploma in Childcare and Protection
  • Diploma in Human resource Mgt
  • Diploma in Supply chain mgt
  • Diploma in purchasing supplies
  • Diploma in Accountancy
  • Diploma in in Banking and Finance
  • Diploma in Computerized Secretarial Studies
  • Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development
  • Diploma in Project Management  & Development
  • Diploma in Cooperative Management
  • Diploma in Sales & Marketing
  • Diploma in Business Management
  • Diploma in Library and Information Science
  • Diploma in  General Agriculture
  • Diploma in Road Transport management
  • Diploma in Investment
  • Diploma in Land Mapping & Survey
  • Diploma in Clerical Duties

Artisan Course

  • Artisan in Electrical Installation
  • Artisan in Plumbing
  • Artisan in Food and beverage mgt
  • Artisan in Secretarial Studies
  • Artisan in Store Keeping mgt
  • Artisan in General Agriculture
  • Artisan in Salesmanship
  • Artisan in Clerical Duties
  • Artisan in Beauty Therapy

QUALIFICATIONS

Diploma : C- and above

Certificate 😀 plain and above

Artisan : D-(minus) and Below/KCPE

ECDE Diploma: C (plain) and above

ECDE certificate: D+ (plus) and above

Computer Packages and Professional Short Courses are Open.

NITA Courses

Certificate:open

Diploma:  Certificate/C- (minus)

Campuses

  • Kericho Town campus
  • Eldoret Town Campus
  • Kisumu City Campus
  • Bungoma Campus
  • Lodwar Campus
  • Nakuru Town Campus

Approved

All our courses are certified and approved by TVETA and ministry of Education.