The Kenya School of Government (KSG) is a State Corporation that offers management training courses, research, consultancy and advisory services to employees in the public sector. In recent times, the institution has also embarked on offering education to players in the private sector, NGOs, national and county governments. If you are planning to get further education at the institution, here is a list of the Kenya School of Government courses that are currently offered at the institution.
The Kenya School of Government courses are available in Nairobi (Lower Kabete), Baringo, Embu, Matuga and Mombasa campuses. KSG also has an e-learning development institute that offers online courses. KSG offers many different courses and conferences each year. At the beginning of the academic year, a calendar with a list of courses offered and fees is usually provided.
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The following is a list of courses offered at Kenya School of Government yearly.
The course targets finance managers and accountants who have had a minimum of three years of experience working on projects financed by the World Bank.
A qualified candidate must have a higher diploma in finance or accounting. The course duration is two weeks and is available online through KSGï¿½s e-learning development institute.
The course targets officers who handle procurement and asset disposal in an organization. Public procurement deals with the purchase of works, goods and services owned by the state or government institutions.
Interested individuals can apply to take on the course at any of the six KSG campuses. An applicant must have a higher diploma in a relevant field of study. The course duration is five days and the mode of study is full time.
One of the many short courses offered by KSG is Cyber Security. The course trains professionals on the different ways of spotting vulnerabilities, responding to emergencies immediately they happen and fending off attacks.
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It targets IT professionals in the private sector, national government and county governments handling cyber or information security. The course duration is one week and qualified candidates will take on the course online through KSGï¿½s e-learning development institute.
The course trains individuals involved in the development of existing and new projects to predict and assess the possible environmental and social impacts of their projects. They also train to evaluate alternative and design the correct management, monitoring and mitigation measures.
Decision makers who finance, evaluate and appraise projects can also take on this course. It is a one week course and candidates will be training from the Kenya School of Government Nairobi. One must have a relevant higher diploma and hold any of the positions mentioned above to qualify for the course.
The course targets managers who chair or take minutes in meetings. This is a five-day course and individuals who wish to take part can enroll at the Kenya School of Government Lower Kabete campus. The tuition fee is usually KSH 29,000 for residents and KSH 18,850 for non-residents.
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Strategic Human Resource Management is one of the many tools organizations need to achieve their goals. KSG offers the course to managers who understand the necessity of knowing more about human resource issues. At the end of the course, managers will know how to link HR functions with their organizationï¿½s strategic missions.
The course duration is five days and takes place at the KSG Nairobi campus. Its mode of study is full time. The tuition fee is KSH 46,400 for residential and KSH 22,040 for non-residential.
The course targets supervisors who manage critical areas in their organizations. It equips them with the knowledge and skills that will allow them to manage organization resources more effectively. At the end of the training program, participants will be able to:
The course duration is one week and will address areas that include:
Enrollment is ongoing at the Kenya School of Government Mombasa or any other KSG campus. The tuition fee is KSH 29,000 residential and KSH 18,850 non-residential.
The four-week course targets managers and other professionals who develop and manage projects at their respective organizations. Professionals take on this training to gain and understand the practical experience of managing every stage of the lifestyle of a project. The course covers areas like:
At the end of the course, managers will be able to:
The course is offered at KSG Embu campus. The tuition fee is KSH 136,880 for residents and KSH 75,400 for non-residents. The study mode is full time.
The course targets managers who work on project planning and management. It trains them to assess the impacts and performances of programs and projects in an organization. Also, managers will have the knowledge and skills that will enable them to be more productive in controlling project resources. At the end of the course, managers should be able to manage the implementation process of their projects and plan or identify development projects.
The course duration is four weeks and participants can take it from any KSG campus. The tuition fee is KSH 100,920 residential and KSH 56,550 non-residential. Its study mode is full time.
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All KSG courses are open to individuals from private organizations, NGOs and government. Participants can choose from hundreds of courses offered at various KSG campuses. Also, courses are available online for those that do not wish to attend physical classes.
When it comes to the Kenya School of Government application, participants can apply online through the main website. They can also use the site to get more information about KSG diploma courses and the campuses that offer them.
Most Kenya School of Government courses are short courses. Some of these courses like Report Writing have a training period of five days while others like Strategic Leadership Management Project take six weeks of training.
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