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Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering Course in Kenya

The Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering course focuses on teaching the fundamental principles, theories, and practical skills necessary to understand and work with electrical and electronic systems.

CertificatePeriodExamination Body
Artisan Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering12 monthsKNEC
Craft Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering 18 monthsKNEC
Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering27 monthsKNEC

The program is structured to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of electrical and electronics engineering concepts. Through a combination of theoretical coursework and hands-on training, students will gain the necessary skills to analyze, design, install, maintain, and troubleshoot electrical and electronic systems.

Course Units

  1. Electrical Circuit Analysis:

    • Introduction to electrical quantities, units, and measurements
    • Ohm’s law and Kirchhoff’s laws
    • Series and parallel circuit analysis
    • Power calculations and energy conservation
  2. Electronics Fundamentals:

    • Semiconductor materials and devices
    • Diodes, transistors, and amplifiers
    • Digital logic circuits and Boolean algebra
    • Analog and digital signals
  3. Electrical Machines and Power Systems:

    • Principles of electromagnetism
    • Transformers and magnetic circuits
    • AC and DC machines
    • Power generation, transmission, and distribution
  4. Control Systems:

    • Feedback control systems and block diagrams
    • Transfer functions and system response analysis
    • PID controllers and stability analysis
    • Introduction to automation and robotics
  5. Electronic Circuits and Systems:

    • Operational amplifiers and applications
    • Digital electronics and logic gates
    • Integrated circuits and electronic devices
    • Printed circuit board (PCB) design and fabrication
  6. Electrical Safety and Regulations:

    • Electrical safety practices and guidelines
    • Understanding electrical codes and regulations
    • Proper grounding and protection systems
    • Compliance with industry standards

Graduates of the Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering program can pursue various entry-level positions in the field, including:

  • Electrical Technician
  • Electronics Technician
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Electrical Draftsman
  • Technical Support Specialist

This certificate program serves as a solid foundation for further studies or career advancement in electrical and electronics engineering. Graduates will be equipped with the fundamental knowledge and practical skills necessary to work in various industries such as power generation, telecommunications, manufacturing, and automation.

Examination

NITA/KNEC

Duration

12 months

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Join our Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering program to acquire the essential knowledge and skills in this field, and lay the groundwork for a rewarding career in the dynamic and ever-growing field of electrical and electronics engineering.

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