County House Branch

The County Branch has now a new Training Coordinator who will set up and administer a wide range of training activities in the branch. read more here...

KISWCD has opened a branch in the city centre... Read more

KISWCD is a Development focused Training Institution without any Governmental, Religious or political affiliation. Empowerment of the community through training and management is the basic foundation of the Institution.    More..

KISWCD has been Registered by KNDI

As Kenya Institute of Social Work and Community Development strives to offer quality training in, Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics Management, we are happy to announce that KISWCD is now registered by the Kenya Nutritionists and Dieticians Institute. Out of this new development, it is our sincere hope that our students will put more efforts in their studies in order to Excel in their academics and be able to secure good jobs in the area of their profession after their studies.


On Friday February 27th 2015, students at NACICO branch and county house branch elected their leaders who will be in the office for the next one year. The aspirants were given one month to campaign and a day to Election Day, there was a Kamukunji from 12 noon to 2.30 pm for all the aspirants to talk about their manifesto and respond to questions from viewers students. The elections were hotly contested especially the presidential post which had 3 candidates unlike other years. All students voted before they were allowed to sit for their CATS. The exercise was free and fair. Thanks to the dean of students’ office for organizing this event.

The new KISWCD student leaders’ officials who have been handed power are;

  • President - Francis Soi Zipapa
  • Vice president - Martha Atieno Odera
  • Secretary general - Esther Wayua Mwenga
  • Director academics - Laureen Mwaniga
  • Director students’ welfare - John Omondi
  • Director Finance - Monicah Maina
  • Director Sports - Jones Keli Munywoki
  • Director Health - Emily Leah Atieno
  • County Branch rep. - Emmaculate Chege

In the month of March, we have the following upcoming events which should be posted kwa website;
13th - Orientation day
23rd - 25th - 1st Semester DLP workshop
25th - 27th – 2nd Semester DLP workshop
28th - Field trip - Community Health Dept.
30th - 1st April - 3rd Semester DLP Workshop

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 Skills [For Youths Eligible for UWEZO Funds]
  2. Project Proposal Development, Writing and Presentation Skills
  3. TOT /TOF Workshop
  4. Customer Care and Communication skills
  5. Management of NGOs and CBOs
3rd Mar
7th Mar
Course Time
  1. Participatory Assessment, Monitoring and Evaluation of Projects [PAME]
  2. Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Response Skills
  3. Community Resource Mobilization and Sustainable Development
  4. HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, Counseling and Support
  5. Logistics and Procurement Management Skills
7th Mar
12th Mar
Course Time
  1. Effective Report Writing and Presentation Skills
  2. Drug and Substance Abuse, Prevention and Rehabilitation
  3. Fleet/ Transport Management Skills
  4. Project Management Skills
  5. Effective Leadership & Devolved Governance Skills
14th Mar
18th Mar
Course Time
  1. Strategic Planning and management Skills
  2. Professional Public Relations Skills
  3. Peace, Conflict Management and Reconciliation Fundamentals
  4. Effective Counseling Skills
  5. Occupational Health and Safety Training
  6. Nutritional Health & Dietetics Management
24th Mar
28th Mar

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