List of all TVET Courses offered in kenya and Their Requirements

The online application system will open from Thursday, October 15, 2020 to Thursday, November 5, 2020 for the TVET Continuous Placement to Diploma, Certificate and Artisan courses.

TVET Requirements and Qualifications

TVET Qualifications and requirements vary from one course to the next. To know the qualifications needed to enroll for a particular course, visit the portal of your institution of choice and find out if they have any of the courses that you desire to undertake.

KUCCPS Minimum requirements for TVET Institutions





C – and Above

Craft Certificate Courses

D and Above

Artisan Certificate Courses

D- and Below

You should find the list of requirements there too.

With the minimum entry requirements for the university set at C+ (plus), there are many interesting courses that you can undertake in your preferred technical and vocational institution.

One thing to note is that the subjects that you did in high school will also determine the kind of course that you will undertake in these institutions of higher learning.


The following is a list of the approved TVET courses in Kenya:

Certificate in Disaster Management

Certificate in Social Work

Certificate in Community Development

Certificate in Business Management

Diploma in Information

Technology Diploma in Business Management

Certificate in Tour Guiding

Diploma in Journalism

Certificate in Electrical Engineering

Certificate in Supply Chain Management

Certificate in CPA

Diploma in Computer Engineering

Certificate in Computer Engineering

Certificate in Food Preparation &Culinary Arts

Diploma in Human Resource Management

Certificate in Human Resource Management

Diploma in Catering and Accommodation

Certificate in Catering and Accommodation

Artisan in Building Technology

Artisan in Fashion design and Garment making

Grade III in Electrical Wireman

Grade III in Tailoring & Dressmaking

Grade III-1 in Masonry

Grade III-1 in Hairdressing

Diploma in Homecare Management

Craft in Homecare Management

Diploma in Kenya Registered Nursing

Trade Test in Motor Vehicle Mechanics

Trade Test in ICT

Diploma in Food Production

Craft in Food Production

Diploma in Food Production, Sales and Service Management

Diploma in Pastry and Bakery

Diploma in Housekeeping

Craft in Food Production, Sales and Service Management

Diploma in Housekeeping and Laundry

Diploma in Tourism Management

Certificate in Media Techniques

Diploma in Media Techniques

Diploma in Psychological Counseling

Craft in Psychological Counseling

Diploma in Animal Health and Production

Diploma in Animal Health and Range Management

Diploma in Leather Technology

Craft in Leather Technology

Craft in Animal Health and Production

Craft in Animal Health and Range Management

Diploma in Insurance Proficiency in Insurance

Craft in Insurance

Craft in Information Technology

Craft in Entrepreneurial Agriculture

Craft in Dairy Management

Craft in Dairy Science and Technology

TVETA contacts

You can get in touch with the Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority through the following contacts;

Location: TelePosta Towers 25th Floor, Wing B, Kenyatta Avenue

Postal Address: P. O. Box 35625 – 00100, Nairobi.

Phone number: +254 20 2392140

Email address:

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