SCHOOL OF TOURISM
These courses are designed to equip trainees with necessary knowledge, skills and competencies in basic operations aspects of travel and tourism Industry. Our trainees are expected to be operational and employable in travel and tourism industry.
The curriculum’s are developed in response to the needs of the industry.
Special attention is paid to practical training and in-service training.
Our graduates have a wide range of opportunities including entrepreneurship and employment in the leading organizations and companies just to mention a few opportunities in worldwide Tourism destinations, Tourism companies, wildlife reserves and sanctuaries, Airports, seaports, environmental conservation, cultural heritage centres and many more.
The courses are progressive from craft to Diploma level at our Institute. Students are admitted at different levels depending on their qualifications. A student can thereafter transfer credits to any University that recognizes our diplomas and enter as a mature student.
|Courses||Duration||Examination Body||Grade||Tuition fees per Term|
|Diploma in Tourism Management||2 1/2 Years||KNEC||C-||25,000/=|
|Diploma in Tourism & Business studies||1 1/4 Years||ICM||D+||25,000/=|
|Diploma Tour guiding & Administration||1 1/4 Years||ICM\KPSGA||D+||25,000/=|
|Certificate in Tour & driver guide||1 Year||ICM\AA||D||25,000/=|
|Certificate in Tour & Travel management||1 Year||ICM||D||25,000/=|
|Craft Certificate in Tour guiding & tour operations||1 1/4 Years||KNEC||D+||25,000/=|
|Craft in Tour guiding & Tour operations||9 months||CITY & A.I.H.T||OPEN||25,000/=|
|Craft in Wildlife Management||9 months||A.I.H.T||OPEN||25,000/=|
Uniform and other requirements
All students pursuing Tourism course hereby are required to come with the following as part of their training requirements.
1. Tourism uniform can be brought from the school
• Shirt-beige colour
• Sleeveless jacket-beige in colour
• Trouser-beige in colour
2. Field Guide Books
• Guide books to East African National Parks by per Van Parlo
• Birds of Kenya and Northern Tanzania by A Dale and Zimmerman
• Guide Books to Mammals of East Africa by Jonathan Kingdom
• Guide Books of Trees and Shrubs of Kenya by N. Agina Dharani
3. Sleeping bag
4. Pair of Safari Boots