Rift Valley Technical Training Institute

About Rift Valley Technical Training Institute

Rift Valley Technical Training Institute (RVTTI) is committed to providing quality Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) that is innovative, competency oriented and research based that shall consistently meet and exceed its customer requirements and expectations.

The top management is committed to providing resources to achieve the RVTTI objectives through continual improvement of the quality management system by complying with ISO 9001:2015 standards and other applicable requirements.

Our VisionTo be an International Centre of Excellence in Technical Training and Research. 

Our MissionTo train competent and innovative manpower in technical and vocational disciplines to meet the changing needs of industry and society.

Why study at Rift Valley Technical Training Institute

Rift Valley Technical Training Institute aims to train competent and innovative manpower in technical and vocational disciplines to meet the changing needs of industry and society.

Rift Valley Technical Training Institute also offers:

  • Numerous courses that are industry driven
  • Competency-Based Education and Training in Kenya
  • State of the Art infrastructure
  • State of the Art Modern Technologies
  • Best Qualified Lecturers
  • Embrace Technology in Learning
  • Environment is conducive for Learning
  • We are an EAC Centre of Excellence in TVET Training
  • We are a UNEVOC Network Member
  • We are an ISO 9001:2015 certified Institution
  • We are delivering on Kenya Vision 2030
  • We are also delivering on the Big 4 Agenda

Rift Valley Technical Training Institute History

Rift Valley Technical Training Institute was started in 1962 as a technical and trade school. The institute was elevated to a high school status in 1979 and started offering A- level courses in mathematics, physics and chemistry. It became a technical training institute in 1986.

RVTTI has been a launching pad for Eldoret Polytechnic, University of Eldoret and the School of Health Sciences-Moi University. The institute is a post secondary technical, industrial, vocational and entrepreneurial training (TIVET) institution and is a direct outgrowth of the increasing demand for technical manpower attendants to vision 2030. Since 1986 the student enrollment has grown to over 5,000 as of 2015 with a teaching staff of 108 (TSC), about 30 part time lecturers and 65 members of non teaching staff.

Courses offered at Rift Valley Technical Training Institute

Motor Vehicle Technology NVCET

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Certificate
4 years

Motor Vehicle Technology Artisan

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Certificate
2 years

Analytical Chemistry

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Diploma
2 years

Quantity Surveying

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Diploma
3 years

Driving Category D PSV

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Certificate

Food Processing and Preservation

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Certificate
2 years

Accountancy

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Diploma

Applied Biology

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Diploma
2 years

Electrical and Electronics Technology NVCET

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Certificate
4 years

Petroleum Geosciences

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Certificate
2 years

Civil Engineering

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Diploma
3 years

Mechanical Engineering

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Diploma
3 years

Building Technology Artisan

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Certificate
2 years

Environmental Science

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Diploma
2 years

Medical Laboratory Technology

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Certificate
2 years

Mechanical Engineering

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Certificate
2 years

Library and Information Studies

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Diploma
2 years

General Agriculture

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Diploma
3 years

Driving Category C Light amp Medium Trucks and Buses

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Certificate

Food Nutrition and Dietics Management

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Diploma
3 years