Craft Certificate in Electrical and Electronic Technology (Power Option)

Electrical Installation

Course Overview

The Craft Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Technology (Power Option) course is designed to provide trainees with skills, knowledge and attitudes for the installation, operation, service and maintenance of electrical of electrical installation systems and basic electronic equipment.

The training shall be carried out in two levels; Module I and Module II. Candidates will be issued with a KNEC Certificate upon successful completion of the course.

Entry Requirements: Artisan Certificate in Electrical Installation or KCSE D PLAIN

Course Duration: 2 Years

Career Opportunities

The Craft Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Technology (Power Option) course offers the following career opportunities and jobs upon completion:

  • Aerospace engineer
  • Architectural and engineering manager
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Computer hardware engineer
  • Electrical and electronics engineering technician
  • Electrical and electronics installers repairer
  • Electrician
  • Electro-mechanical technician
  • Network and computer system administrator
  • Sales engineer

Module Units

Module Units

Module 1

  1. ICT
  2. Entrepreneurship Education
  3. Applied Science
  4. Electrical principles 1
  5. Electronics
  6. Mathematics 1
  7. Technical Drawing
  8. Electrical installation Technology
  9. Solar installation systems
  10. Trade practice
  11. Course foundation and general information
  12. Workshop technology

Module 2

  1. Communication skills
  2. Micro electronics
  3. Electrical principles II
  4. Mathematics II
  5. Electrical maintenance and fault diagnosis
  6. Workshop organization  and management
  7. Electrical installation II, Estimating and tendering
  8. Industrial machines and control
  9. Business plan
  10. Trade project


  • Minimum qualifications are KCSE D/D+ or KCE Div. 3
  • Pass in relevant Artisan course



  • Pliers
  • Multi-meter
  • Dust coat
  • Heavy boots
  • Hammer
  • T-square
  • Set squares 45,60,900
  • Drawing papers A3-5
  • Masking Tape 2rolls


  • Electrical Technology by BK/BL THERASA
  • Instrumentation Engineering by A.K SAWHENY
  • Radio & line Transmission by D.C GREEN VOL A&B
  • Power Electronics by MOORTHI

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