Certificate in Community Health Assistant / Patient Attendant

Course overview

This course is designed to equip an individual with competencies required to participate in provision of nursing attendant services in a hospital set up. It entails preventing nosocomial infections, providing patient care services to the patients, ensuring their safety


The total duration of the course is one year, which includes two trimesters of coursework and one trimester for Industrial Attachment

Entry Requirements

An individual entering this course should have any of the following minimum requirements:

  1. Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Certificate (any grade)


  1. Equivalent qualifications as determined by Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA)

Industrial Attachment

You must undergo an industrial attachment for a period of 3 months in a recognized hospital.


There will be:

  • Continuous internal assessments coordinated by BCTI
  • External assessments coordinated by TVET CDACC


If successfully completed, the candidate will be awarded a certificate by TVET CDACC and Beta Care Training Institute.

Tuition Fees

Kshs. 60,000 per year

Please call 0708177909 for more information. 

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