Karen Technical Training Institute for the Deaf (KTTID) is a public tertiary institution under the state Department of Science and Technology mandated to offer technical training and vocational courses to the youth with hearing impairment in Kenya. The hearing are also encouraged to apply for various courses.
The college trains students mainly at the level of Artisan, Craft and a few in Diploma courses. Students can enter artisan levels with a KCPE certificate or any grade in KCSE.
Craft modular courses require either a D plain in KCSE or a relevant artisan certificate. Diplomas on the other hand require a C- or a relevant craft certificate.
Karen Technical Training Institute for the Deaf also offers a number of part time short courses which are open to anyone. Short courses run for a duration of 3 months.