House Keeping and Laundry Program Offered at Kenya Utalii College

Kenya Utalii College

Nairobi County

Certificate 1 1/2 years Fulltime Fee: Kshs 124,050 Intake: Ongoing

Certificate (Accredited by: Kenya Utalii College)

About House Keeping and Laundry Certificate program.

The Housekeeping and Laundry Course at Kenya Utalii College is an intensive program designed to equip the students with the key fundamentals of managing Housekeeping and Laundry operations in the hospitality industry.

Theoretical and skills training is combined to enable the trainees gain valuable insights into the norms, values and processes used in the hospitality industry which focuses on ensuring quality service delivery to its customers.

Career Opportunity

There are a wide range of career opportunities available for the graduates of this course, ranging from entry level supervision in hotels, learning institutions, restaurants, hospitals, airlines, laundry and dry cleaning plants, laundry shops, entertainment and leisure properties, members clubs, cleaning companies, cruise ships, etc.

Entry requirements for House Keeping and Laundry

KCSE Aggregate C-,

  • English C-  or any other equivalent qualification.

3rd Division at “O” Level, or its equivalent with

  • a credit in English Language, and
  • a pass in Mathematics.

House Keeping and Laundry Course Subjects

Course Topics

Year 1

  • Fundamentals of Housekeeping Operations
  • Introduction to Hospitality Industry
  • Fundamentals of Laundry Operations
  • Business Communication
  • Basic Language (JFIG) I
  • Housekeeping Practical I
  • Laundry Operational Skills
  • Housekeeping Operations I
  • Fundamentals of Dry cleaning Operations
  • Basic information Technology
  • Basic Language (JFIG) II
  • Housekeeping Practical II
  • Dry-cleaning Operational Skills
  • Property Management
  • Textile Knowledge
  • Human Relations
  • Hotel and Travel Law
  • Housekeeping Supervision
  • Intermediate Language (JFIG) I
  • Housekeeping Practical III
  • Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Operations Skill


Year 2

  • Housekeeping Operations and Control
  • Laundry and Dry cleaning Operations
  • Leisure and Recreational Studies
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Intermediate Language (JFIG) II
  • Social Aspects of Tourism
  • Environmental Studies
  • Internal Internship and Project (Hotel & Laundry)
  • Industrial Training

About Kenya Utalii College

Kenya Utalii College (KUC) is a leading African hospitality and tourism training institution. Established 47 years ago the College has trained over 60,000 graduates from around the world who continue to serve in the local and international hospitality and tourism industry. The College opened its doors in 1975 and was ... read more