Secretarial Studies

Certificate program (KNEC)

Certificate 2 years

About Secretarial Studies programme

This secretarial studies certificate program is directly relevant to the needs of the modern office environment and helps students develop skills and abilities for successful careers in responsible secretarial positions. The course is intended to equip the trainees with relevant knowledge, skills, and attitudes to enable them to perform secretarial duties in organizations.

A graduate of this course will be able to work in salaried employment or self-employment. To achieve this objective, units such as Entrepreneurship, communication skills, life skills, and information communication technology have been included in addition to the core units.

Entry requirements for Secretarial Studies

KCSE Mean Grade D (Plain)

Secretarial Studies Course Subjects

Module I

  • Secretarial Duties
  • Computerized Document Processing I
  • Commerce I
  • Communication Skills I
  • Entrepreneurship Education
  • Shorthand I
  • Lifeskills
  • Information and Communication Technology I
  • Business Plan

 

 

Module II

  • Computerized Document Processing II
  • Shorthand II
  • Communication Skills II
  • Information and Communication Technology II
  • Economics
  • Project

Colleges offering Secretarial Studies

Secretarial Studies

Nakuru College of Commerce and Hospitality
Nakuru County

Secretarial Studies

Kaiboi Technical Training Institute
Nandi County

Secretarial Studies

Nakuru Training Institute (NTI)
Nakuru County

Secretarial Studies

East Africa Institute of Certified Studies (ICS)
Nairobi County

Secretarial Studies

Eldoret Technical Training Institute
Uasin Gishu County

Secretarial Studies

Rift Valley Institute of Business Studies (rvibs)
Nakuru County

Secretarial Studies

Kilifi College of Accountancy
Kilifi County

Secretarial Studies

Kenya College of Commerce and Hospitality (kcch)
Nairobi County

Secretarial Studies

Tec Institute of Management
Uasin Gishu County

Secretarial Studies

Nairobi Institute of Business Studies (nibs)
Kiambu County

Secretarial Studies

Hemland College of Professional and Technical Studies
Kiambu County

Secretarial Studies

Kenya Coast National Polytechnic
Mombasa County

Secretarial Studies

Atlas college of Professional Studies
Mombasa County

Secretarial Studies

Eldoret College of Professional Studies
Uasin Gishu County

Secretarial Studies

Thika Technical Training Institute (TTTI)
Kiambu County

Secretarial Studies

Mombasa College of Tourism and Business Management
Mombasa County

Secretarial Studies

Thika College of Excellence
Kiambu County

Secretarial Studies

Uasin Gishu Technical Training Institute
Uasin Gishu County

Secretarial Studies

Mother Bertilla Vocational Training School
Nairobi County

Secretarial Studies

The Nyeri National Polytechnic
Nyeri County