What people say
The TVET sector is expected to play a leading role in the provision of adequate mid-level skilled professionals required to drive the economy. The negative attitude towards TVET as education reserved for “failures” in formal education must be eradicated.
The findings of the recent study by the Inter University Council of East Africa (IUCEA) and the Business Council of East Africa that revealed that only 49% of graduates meet industry requirements. It’s time public universities which have seen rapid expansion in recent years, addressed the problem of the mismatch between the skills acquired and industry expectations.
The Kenya Association of Technical Training Institutions
The Kenya Association of Technical Training Institutions (KATTI) is the body that co-ordinates the activities of Technical Training Institutes all over the country. It was started in the year 1997.
Commission for University Education
The Commission for Higher Education, is an agency of the Government of Kenya, regulated by the Commission for University Act No. 42 of 2012 established by the Kenyan Parliament, that is mandated to plan, monitor, regulate, modify, improve and communicate the policy to stakeholders, regarding university education in Kenya.
Kenya Vision 2030 is the long-term development blueprint for the country and is motivated by a collective aspiration for a better society by the year 2030. The aim of Kenya Vision 2030 is to create “a globally competitive and prosperous country with a high quality of life by 2030”. It aims to transform Kenya into “a newly-industrialising, middle income country providing a high quality of life to all its citizens in a clean and secure environment”.
TVET CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT ASSESSMENT AND CERTIFICATION COUNCIL
The Technical and Vocational Education and Training Curriculum Development, Assessment and Certification Council (TVET CDACC) is a body corporate established under the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Act, No. 29 of 2013.
State Department for Vocational and Technical Training
A focus on professionalism, continuous improvement and positive outcomes underpins the culture. Scuola has a reputation for producing industry-specific management graduates who are the employees of first choice.