The Nyeri National Polytechnic is one of the 150 online work training centres that have been given the mandate to train Kenyan youth how to access and do jobs online.
Due to the escalating youth unemployment the government launched the Ajira Digital program aiming to train at least 1 million youth by August 2019.
The 150 centers are spread across all the counties and the GoK is aiming at providing affordable internet connectivity to these centres.
It is an online program aimed to introduce Kenyan youth into online digital work and provide the tools, Training and Mentorship needed for young people to work and earn an income with dignity.
A group of students who completed their module III have taken the training and soon we will be having success stories as they stabilize in online jobs.
At The Nyeri National Polytechnic student will be enrolling for training as they continue with their normal program. The training will be free and will be offered on a first come first served basis. The basic requirement to undertake this training is basic computer skills.