Distance Learning

Head of Department

Fredrick Boithi

RVIST’s  Research, Open and Distance Learning -RODL- Department’s mission is to be open to people, places, methods and ideas by;

Conducting applied research and dissemination of research findings such as the ROBOT Contest held annually, in which universities, colleges and technical institutions participate. RVIST was Number 2 in last year’s event

Enhancing community skills proficiency through facilitation of short, tailor-made courses in Business, Vocational Training and Sciences.

Offering Open and Distance Learning courses during normal terms and Vacation – School Holidays

Promoting appropriate Technology, Consultancy and Resource Mobilization

We hope you find the information useful and would welcome your Comments and Queries.

Thank you

Fredrick Boithi

HOD RODL Department – Email; hodrodl@rvist.ac.ke

RVIST IS  ISO 9001: 2008 Certified

SHORT COURSES OFFERED DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

SNo.COURSE TITLEMINIMUM REQUIREMENTSDURATIONEXAM BODY
1BOOK KEEPINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST RVIST PROFICIENCY
2FILING & RECORD KEEPING/ OFFICE PRACTICE AND MANAGEMENTKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION AND BUSINESS PLANKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
4MARKETING AND SALESKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
5COMPUTER APPLICATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
6WEB DEVELOPMENTKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
7NETWORKINGKCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
8SECURITY OF INFORMATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
9AUTOCADKCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
10ARCHI CADKCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
11COMPUTER REPAIR AND MAINTENANCEKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
12ORGANIC FARMINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
13GREEN HOUSE & URBAN FARMINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
14CROP PROTECTIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
15DAIRY PRODUCTION & MILK PROCESSINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
16POULTRY (INDIGENOUS CHICKEN)KCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
17BEE KEEPING AND HONEY PROCESSINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
18PIG PRODUCTIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
19GOAT PRODUCTIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
20PROJECT PROPOSAL  WRITINGKCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
21FISH FARMINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
22BIOGAS PRODUCTIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
23METAL WELDING AND FABRICATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
24AUTOMOBILE DRIVINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSTRAFFIC POLICE
25MOTOR VEHICLE MAINTENANCEKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
26VEHICLE PANEL BEATINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
27ELECTRICAL WIRING AND INSTALLATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
28ELETRICAL FITTERKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
29REFRIGIRATION AND AIR CONDITIONINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
30COMPUTER AND MOBILE MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRSKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
31MARSONRYKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
32CARPENTRYKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
33SPECIAL FURNITURE DESIGNKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
34BLOCK LAYING AND CONCRETINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
35PLUMBINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
3 MONTHSNITA UP GRADING
6 MONTHSGRADE TEST ( III –I)
36ARCHTECTURAL DRAWING/ BLUE PRINT READINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
37ROOFWATER HARNESSING/ GUTTER INSTALATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
38INTERIOR  AND PAINTING DECORATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
39TILING AND GLAZINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
40GYPSUM MOULDINGKCPE KCPETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
41ALUMINIUM FABRICATIONKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
42BUILDING MAINTENANCEKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
43CERAMICS ( POTTERY, FLOWER VASES, DECORATION TILES ETC)KCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
44GRAPHICS AND ART DESIGNKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
45CAKE AND BREAD MAKINGKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
46FASHION DESIGNKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
47TOUR GUIDEKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
48LIFE SKILLS/COMMUNICATION SKILLSKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY
49RETAIL AND MERCHANDIZE MANAGEMENTKCPE KCSETWO SESSIONSRVIST PROFICIENCY

NB NITA: NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL AND TRAINING AUTHORITY

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