Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Certificate program (KNEC)

Certificate 2 years

About Electrical and electronic Technology (power) programme

This course is a combination of electrical and electronic technologies. Graduates with a certificate in electrical and electronics technology can get employment in many industries, including, IT, telecommunications, manufacturing, automotive, power, electronics and construction among others. By the end of the course, a student is able to design electrical and electronic equipment.

Career Opportunities

  • Lab technicians
  • Hardware engineer
  • Web developer
  • Network architect
  • Electrical engineer

Objectives of Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

This certificate in electrical and electronics technology (power) course equips graduates with both practical and theoretical knowledge in the field of electrical and electronics engineering. It is a two semester structured programme undertaken within an academic year and seeks to equip students with hands on skills and knowledge in the field of electrical engineering.

Target Group

  • Students who wish to work as electrical engineers.
  • Students in a relevant engineering field or,
  • Professionals currently working in relevant occupations and who wish to acquire knowledge and skills in electrical engineering.
  • Studentswhowishtopursuehigherlevelsoflearninginelectricalengineering

 

Entry requirements for Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

The minimum entry requirements for the certificate in electrical and electronics technology (power) course are:

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

Electrical and electronic Technology (power) Course Subjects

Module I

  • Entrepreneurship education
  • Information communication technology
  • Course foundation and general information
  • Technical drawing
  • Mathematics I
  • Applied science
  • Workshop technology
  • Electrical principles I
  • Electronics
  • Electrical installations technology I
  • Solar installations systems

Module II

  • Life skills
  • Electrical principles II
  • Communication skills
  • Workshop organization and management
  • Mathematics II
  • Micro electronics
  • Electrical installations technology II
  • Electrical maintenance and fault diagnosis
  • Electrical design estimating and tendering
  • Industrial machines and controls
  • Business plan
  • Trade project

Colleges offering Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Nakuru Teachers Training College
Nakuru County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Hemland College of Professional and Technical Studies
Kiambu County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Christian Industrial Training Centre (CITC)
Nairobi County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Gatanga Technical Vocational College
Muranga County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Jodan College of Technology
Kiambu County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Equator Institute of Technology and Professional Studies
Nairobi County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Thika Institute of Business Studies (tibs)
Kiambu County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Kenya Institute of Applied Sciences
Uasin Gishu County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Nyeri County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Institute of Energy studies and Research
Nairobi County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Kenya Coast National Polytechnic
Mombasa County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Kenya Industrial Training Institute (KITI)
Nakuru County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Nairobi Technical Training Institute
Nairobi County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Kenya Institute of Professional Studies (kips)
Nairobi County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Machakos Medical and Technical Training College
Machakos County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Thika College of Banking & Accountancy
Kiambu County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Coast Institute of Technology (CIT)
Taita Taveta County

Electrical and electronic Technology (power)

Kenya YMCA College of Agriculture and Technology
Kiambu County