Construction Plant Technology

Certificate program (KNEC)

Certificate 2 years

About Construction Plant Technology programme

This construction plant technology course equips students with knowledge in heavy machinery and mechanical failures associated with this heavy machinery. You will have the broad range of skills and knowledge to work effectively in the industry, including diagnosing and repairing drivelines, drive assemblies, engines, suspension, brakes, hydraulic, pneumatic systems, steering, wiring and circuits, controlling systems, and workplace safety and health.

The course aim is to develop industry awareness and employability skills for local young people, creating opportunities to feed into mechanical opportunities in the construction industry.

Career Prospects

  • Sales,
  • Service and repair technician of road construction and excavation equipment

Entry requirements for Construction Plant Technology

The minimum entry requirements for the certificate in construction plant technology course are:

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

Colleges offering Construction Plant Technology

Construction Plant Technology

Eldoret Technical Training Institute
Uasin Gishu County

Construction Plant Technology

The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Nyeri County