We admit students under four levels namely:-
It is a course for teacher trainees of Pre- school Education. The Examination enables candidates to qualify for direct entry to the certificate course. It is a KNEC Exam and it upgrades their previous grades/ qualifications e.g. KCPE or KCSE grade D and below. The course duration is three (3) holiday sessions, April/August & December.
It is a 2 yr (6 sessions) course for candidates who possess the following; KCSE D+, or Div. IV or P2 teacher training certificate or KCSE D+ or Proficiency Test (KNEC) etc. Successful candidates will qualify for a diploma course in ECDE. Intake is April/ Aug/ Dec.
It is a 2 yr (6 sessions) course for candidates who possess the following; KCSE C (plain) or Certificate in ECDE (KNEC) or P1 teacher training certificate. Successful candidates will qualify for a Degree course in Early Childhood and Primary Education. Intake is April/ Aug/ Dec.
P1 Course (School Based)
The P1 certificate school based (PTE) course is conducted in April /August/December holidays. The course intake is every August for 1st year’s admission. The minimum requirements are; KCSE C Plain in order to qualify for the two year PTE course. Candidates KNEC Exam similar to the Full time P1 course.
School based applicants submit their handwritten applications to the Principal anytime before the month of August every year. School based course lasts six holidays, ie, the months of AUGUST, DECEMBER AND APRIL every year for two years.
P1 Course (Regular)
Kenyan government train Primary school teachers on the basis of KCSE cut off grade of C plain.
Annual intake is in the month of September. This is done in all the 25 public Teacher training colleges in Kenya.
The course duration is two years for a well trained primary school teacher.
Application procedure for p1 course.
Applications for this course are normally done between the months of March and May every year through the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology.
Through the above levels, the Institute is able to offer an opportunity to the less advantaged to gradually climb the career ladder