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September 12, 2018


This is to announce that the graduation for this year will be on 21st September, 2018. The ceremony will begin at 10.00 a.m. All graduands and guests to be seated by 9.30 a.m. Collection of gowns & invitation cards will begin on Monday, 17th September and end on Wednesday, 19th September, 2018. Kindly clear with the respective departments by Friday, 14th September. Rehearsals will be on Thursday, 20th September at 10.00 a.m. Certificates and transcripts will be collected from 8th, October to 31st, October 2018. NB:
  • Gowns should be returned by Wednesday, 26th September, 2018.
  • Failure to collect certificates on time will attract a storage fee of 500 K.shs
The Chief Guest and Speaker will be Prof. Charles Nzioka; Chairman - Department of Sociology and Social Work.
Kind regards.

Short courses

The Kenya Institute of Social Work has introduced free training workshops

The main objective is to train as many people as possible in selected short courses so that they can go out there and empower the community.


(Weekday Programmes)

Course Time
  1. Small Business Start-Up & Mgt. Skills
  2. Project Proposal Development, Writing and Presentation Skills
  3. TOT /TOF Workshop
  4. Customer Care and Communication Skills
  5. Management of NGOs & CBOs
3rd Nov
7th Nov
Course Time
  1. Participatory Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation of Projects (PAME)
  2. Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Skills
  3. Participatory Hygiene & Sanitation Transformation Skills
  4. HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, Counseling and support
  5. Logistics & Procurement Mgt. Skills
10th Nov
14th Nov
Course Time
  1. Effective Report Writing & Presentation Skills
  2. Drug & Substance Abuse, Prevention & Rehabilitation
  3. Community Nutrition Assessment Skills
  4. Project Management Skills
  5. Effective Leadership and Devolved Governance Skills
17th Nov
21st Nov
Course Time
  1. Strategic Planning & management Skills
  2. Professional Public Relations Skills
  3. Peace, Conflict Management and Reconsiliation Fundamentals
  4. Effective Counseling skills
  5. Occupational Health & Safety Training
24th Nov
28th Nov


(Weekend Programmes)


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