Carpentry and Joinery (NVCET) Program Offered at Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind

Certificate 4 years Fee: on application Intake: Ongoing

Certificate (Accredited by: KNEC)

About Carpentry and Joinery (NVCET) Certificate program.

Carpentry is a skilled trade and a craft in which the primary work performed is the cutting, shaping, and installation of building materials during the construction of buildings, ships, timber bridges, concrete formwork and many more.

Carpenters traditionally worked with natural wood and did the rougher work such as framing, but ... read more

Objectives of Carpentry and Joinery (NVCET)

Vocational education in carpentry and joinery is education that prepares people to work as a carpenter. Vocational education is sometimes referred to as career and technical education.
The General Education component of the curriculum aims at providing the trainee with complete secondary education in critical ... read more

Entry requirements for Carpentry and Joinery (NVCET)

The Minimum Entry Requirements are:

  • KCPE Certificate,
  • Any other equivalent qualification as approved by KNEC.

The duration for the course is 4 years including compulsory industrial attachment

  • Level one takes 2 years
  • Level two takes 2 years

About Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind

Machakos Technical Institute for the Blind is a Government Technical Training Institution, located within Machakos municipality next to National Cereal Produce Board deport off Konza road.

It was established in 1958 to provide technical craft skills to those maimed by war. It was then sponsored by the Royal Commonwealth Society ... read more

About KNEC

The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) is the national body responsible for overseeing national examinations in Kenya, it is established under the Kenya National Examinations Council Act Cap 225A of the Laws of Kenya, in 1980. In 2012 this act was repealed and replaced with KNEC Act ... read more

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