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Social Work and Community Development

Social work is critical to the society because it promotes social change and the empowerment and liberation of people to enhance well-being. Social workers can be found in a number of facilities including government agencies, Foster care and child services, suicide hotlines, rape crisis centers, probation offices and assistance programs.

Social work job include:

  • Mental health counselling to clients this include one on one counselling or group therapy
  • Interview and evaluate clients problem
  • Develop treatment plan with clients
  • Keep treatment records for each client
  • Direct clients to other areas of assistance
  • Consult with doctors, therepists and medical professionals
  • Administer social services programs
  • Instruct clients family during treatment
Diploma in Social Work and Community Development
Duration 2 YEARS
Minimum educational qualifications Mean Grade: K.C.S.E score of C- (Minus and above)
Intake Though out the year
Examining Body TVET CDACC
Mode
  • Face to face
  • eLearning
Certificate in Social Work and Community Development
Description
Duration 1YEAR
Minimum educational qualifications Mean Grade: K.C.S.E score of D (Plain)
Intake Though out the year
Examining Body TVET CDACC
Mode
  • Face to face
  • eLearning
Craft1 in Social Work and Community Development
Duration 6 Months
Minimum educational qualifications Mean Grade: K.C.S.E score of D- (Minus)
Intake Though out the year
Mode
  • Face to face
  • eLearning
Craft2 in Social Work and Community Development
Duration 6 Months
Minimum educational qualifications Mean Grade: K.C.S.E score of KCSE
Intake Though out the year
Mode
  • Face to face
  • eLearning