Short Term Courses

Name Entry Requirements Durations Examining Body
Motor Vehicle Mech/Electrician (grade III, II, I)    6 Months NITA
Panel Beating (grade III, II, I)   6 Months NITA
Spray Painting (grade III,II,I)   6 Months NITA
Secretarial Single & Group (TVET) Pass in Relevant Certificates 6 Months KNEC
Accounting Technician Diploma(Be registered with KASNEB) KCSE C- 5 Months KASNEB
CPA Part I - III(Be registered with KASNEB)

ATC Final OR

C+ With C+ Eng & Maths

5 Months KASNEB
Cooperative Societies Extension Education


Solar Power Installation Technician T1 & T2     KEREA
Electrical Wireman. Grade 3, 2, 1


8 Months NITA
Electrical Fitter Grade 3, 2, 1


8 Months NITA
Industrial Motor Rewinding


3 Weeks The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Motor Starters Design & Fabrication


3 Weeks The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Amplifier Design And Fabrication


3 Weeks The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Electronics Repair


  The Nyeri National Polytechnic
ICDL(international computer Driving Licence)


12 Weeks  ICDL Certificate

Cisco IT Essentials &

CCNA 1, 2, 3, 4



Hairdressing and beauty therapy


2 Terms NITA

Holiday Tuition: Mathematics ,Physics, Chemistry, Biology

Form 1, 2, 3 & 4 Secondary school 

4 Weeks. (April, August or Dec)  

Bridging course in Mathematics ,Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English

KCSE C & D in the subjects

4 weeks The Nyeri National Polytechnic



1. KCSE - Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education 

2. KNEC - Kenya National Education Council 

3. NITA - National Industrial Training Authority