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Printing Technology - African Institute of Research and Development Studies

Printing Technology is one of the fields in engineering courses which deals with printing press operations, design and creation.

 Certificate  2 years Fee: on application

Printing Technology is one of the fields in engineering courses which deals with printing press operations, design and creation. At present, printing technology is non-impact and mostly makes use of computers.

Printing technology students learn how to reproduce text and image, typically with ink on paper using a printing press. The course is solely dedicated to the management of the jobs concerned with printing in a printing press.

Career prospects:

  • Repair and Maintenance Technicians in printing industry,
  • Machine operators in printing industry,
  • Instructor in Vocational Training Centres

Progression path:

  • Diploma in Printing Technology

Entry requirements

The Minimum Entry Requirements are:

  • KCSE Mean Grade D (Plain), or;
  • Pass in a relevant Artisan course, or;
  • An Equivalent qualification approved by KNEC.

The duration for the course is two (2) years which includes a compulsory industrial attachment.
This program is examined by KNEC at the end of the two years training period.

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