Waithaka Vocational Training Center

About Waithaka Vocational Training Center

Waithaka Technical Training Centre in Nairobi, is a training centre that provides Technical Vocational Training to the Youth in Kenya.

Waithaka Technical Training Centre empowers youth through the provision of accessible, appropriate and quality training in technical, vocational, industrial, entrepreneurship and life skills. This enables the youth to have the necessary skills to be self-reliant and to steer the country towards the goals of Vision 2030.

Waithaka Vocational Training Center History

Waithaka Technical Training Centre opened in 1959 as Dagoretti Youth Club.

It transformed to Waithaka Youth Club in 1974 and officially registered by the Ministry of Culture and Social Services in 1978.

Waithaka Technical Training Centre is an institute in the Welfare & Recreation section under Social Services & Housing Department of the City Council of Nairobi.

Waithaka Technical Training Centre is run by a Management Committee under the chairmanship of The Assistance Director Social Services & Housing. Other members comprise of 7 members of the City Council of Nairobi, 5 Community members and 2 members of from DYO & MOYAS.

Courses offered at Waithaka Vocational Training Center

Painter Decorator Polishing Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
120 hours

Welding and Fabrication

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
5 terms

Electrical and Electronics Technology NVCET

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
4 years

Information Technology

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate

Electrical and electronic Technology power

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
2 years

Electrical Installation

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
5 terms

Fashion Design apparel design

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
6 months

Arc Welding Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
120 hours

Carpentry and Joinery Cabinet Making Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
120 hours

Electrical and Electronic Engineering Grade II

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
9 months

Electrical and Electronic Technology Telecommunications

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
2 years

Information Communication Technology Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
2 years

Welding and Fabrication - Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
5 terms

Food Processing Technology Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
2 years

Cosmetology

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
10 months

Carpentry and Joinery

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
5 terms

Catering and Accomodation

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
1 year

Electrical and Electronic Engineering Grade III

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
12 months

Beauty Therapy

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Diploma
10 months

Electrical Installation Artisan

Waithaka Vocational Training Center
Certificate
120 hours