Tharaka Technical and Vocational College is a public TVET institution offering market-driven and hands own skills in artisan, certificate and diploma courses for students seeking self-employment, entrepreneurship, or formal employment.
As a public TVET institution, you can apply for course placement at Tharaka TVC through the KUCCPS students portal and qualify for direct government caption of Ksh. 30,000 per year, and HELB Loans of up to Ksh. 40,000 per year.
Intakes are normally done in January, May and September.
Tharaka Technical and Vocational College Courses Offered and Requirements
Certificate courses require at least a D plain in KCSE, artisan courses require a D- in KCSE. Proficiency courses are open to any grade in KCSE. Diploma courses require a minimum of C- in KCSE.
Diploma and Craft certificate courses come in modules.
Here are the diploma, craft and artisan courses offered at Tharaka TVC:
Diploma in Information Communication Technology
Craft Certificate in Information Communication Technology
Diploma in Agriculture
Craft Certificate in Agriculture
Diploma in Business Management
Diploma in Supply Chain Management
Diploma in Human Resources Management
Diploma in Social Work and Community Development
Diploma in Co-Operative Management
Diploma in Accountancy (TEP Programme)
Diploma in Computerized Secretarial Studies
Diploma In Banking And Finance (TEP)
Craft Certificate in Business Management
Craft Certificate in Supplies Chain Management
Craft Certificate in Social Works & Community Development (TEP)
Craft Certificate in Human Resource Management
Craft Certificate in Co-Operative Management
Certificate in Computerized Secretarial Studies (Single and Group)
Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Power Option)
Craft Certificate In Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Power Option)
Artisan Certificate In Electrical Installation (TEP)
Craft certificate in welding & fabrication (D in Maths)
Artisan certificate in welding & fabrication (TEP, CBET)
Diploma in Civil Engineering
Diploma in Building & Construction Technology
Craft Certificate in Civil Engineering
Artisan Certificate in Plumbing (TEP)
Artisan Certificate in Masonry (TEP)
Diploma Automotive Engineering (D+ in Maths/ Physics)
Craft certificate in Automotive Engineering (D in Maths/ Physics)
Artisan Certificate in Automotive Engineering (TEP)
Proficiency Course in Beauty Specialist (KCSE – 3 months)
Proficiency Course in Hair Design (KCSE – 3 months)