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Kenya Institute Of Business And Counselling Studies - KIBCo


About this center

The Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling studies (KIBCo) is a TVET Institution which was founded in January 2004 by the name of Maranatha College of Professional Studies (MCPS). On May 10th 2005, it was registered as a limited liability company and by 2010, KIBCo was fully registered with the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MOHEST) as a TVET Training Institution. Over the years, KIBCo has aspired to become a leading institution in career development and life skills empowerment, with a focus on personal integrity and positive social change, offering a wide range of business and counselling courses including a Diploma in Supply Chain Management, Disaster Management, Trauma Counselling, Public Relations and more, as well as short crash-courses designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of Kenyan professionals so that they are better able to serve their local communities and the country at wide. 

With state-of-the-art learning facilities and campuses in both Nairobi and Thika Town, the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Studies runs both school-based and Open Distance Learning (ODL) programmes, and seeks to consistently provide training, education, research, publications, counselling, and clinical supervision services to its community and diverse student body, while always holding steadfastly to its core values of professionalism, integrity, innovation, care, and support. 

KIBCo offers: 

  • Affordable and quality on-campus and Open Distance Learning programmes 
  • A well-stocked library with current and relevant study materials covering a range of areas and specialities, along with a dedicated study space of students. 
  • Accreditation with the following bodies: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MOEST), National Industrial Training Authority (NITA), Kenya Accountants and Secretaries National Examination Board (KASNEB), Institute of Commercial Management (ICM), Kenya Counselling and Psychology Association (KCPA) and The Colombo Plan Drug Advisory Programme, Sri Lanka in running Universal Treatment Curriculum (UTC) and Universal Prevention Curriculum (UPC).
  • Diploma programmes and short courses in Business, Language, Computer Application, and Counselling. 


Details

College
Founded in 2004
36 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1Address 2Post CodeCityProvinceCountry
Kenya Institute of Business And Counselling Studies -Thika CampusThika Campus: Next to Chania Boys HighThika KiambuKenya
Kenya Institute Of Business And Counselling Studies - KIBCoSouthern Credit Building 4 th and 5th Floors, Murang’a Road, Off Moi Avenue, Opposite MeridianNairobiNairobiKenya

Courses List

Diploma in Counselor supervision

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 116,000
  • Total

This eighteen month diploma is designed to enhance the competency of students wishing to enter the Human Resource field in both the public and private sector. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Studies, this programme offers a supportive environment in which students can develop the required body of knowledge, practical skills, and attitudes for effective delivery of HRM services to various stakeholders within their respective organisations. Human Resource Management plays an important and strategic role in managing people and the workplace culture and environment. Individuals in this position will deal with issues related to compensation, perform...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 55,500
  • Total

This four day course on Effective Parenting is designed to provide participants with the knowledge and carer skills they require to resolve common adolescent behaviour problems such as violence, substance abuse, and sexuality. This on-campus programme is taken at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Studies and is targeted towards professionals such as community leaders, project managers, religious leaders, NGO workers, and youth leaders. Working with children and adolescents can be very challenging and emotionally demanding, but it's also an experience that allows you to reap many benefits and rewards. If you like the idea of playing an important part in a child's ea...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 6,000
  • Total

This four-day, intensive crash course on Disaster Management has been designed to impart up-to-date practical knowledge and field skills to participants so that they are able to effectively reduce risks, prepare, mitigate, and respond to man-made and natural disasters. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Studies, this course combines theoretical learning and crucial practical experience to improve the skills of professionals such as community leaders, project mangers, NGO workers, police officers, and trauma counsellors.  In a world where natural disasters, civil conflicts, and terrorist attacks have become prevalent, global demand is surging for e...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 6,000
  • Total

This two year course is designed to help individuals acquire the skills and certification necessary to counsel those who suffer from chemical dependency and addiction. Taken either on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Services, or as Open and Distance Learning based (ODL), this course focuses on issues including relapse prevention, short and long term effects of drug use, and techniques for improving the client's quality of life.Chemical dependency and addiction is a serious public health problem that affects almost every community and family in some way and with the rise of addiction, the need for qualified substance abuse counsellors is in high demand. ...

  • Diploma
  • Distance Learning
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 156,000
  • Total

This eighteen month Diploma in Business Management has been designed to provide learners with the crucial management and leadership skills required in the contemporary workplace. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling studies, this course uses a combination of theoretical learning and hands-on practical experience to enhance participants' academic qualifications and professional experience by covering key topics such as project management principles, financial accounting, and corporate administration.  Business managers form a cornerstone of any successful organisation and are responsible for a number of important jobs such as generating new revenue a...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 55,500
  • Total

This two year diploma is designed for those who desire to pursue a career as a marriage and family therapist. It provides learners with the necessary knowledge and experience to challenge them to develop their critical thinking and research skills, while applying what they learn to professional practice within this specialised field of psychology. Taken either on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Services, or as Open and Distance Learning based (ODL), this course will enhance students' knowledge and ability to promote clients' psychological health, improve communication, and enhance relationships. The role of a family or marriage counsellor is an extremel...

  • Diploma
  • Online and On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 156,000
  • Total

This eighteen month diploma has been designed for participants who are thinking of moving into the field of sales or account management. Taken on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Studies, this course covers the key theoretical and practical sales and marketing knowledge and skills required by aspiring, as well as practicing, sales managers, to enable them to succeed in the modern workplace and build a thriving and exciting career. Sales can be found in any industry and most businesses rely very heavily on revenue generated by sales, which is why employers are constantly on the lookout for professionals who have the skills, knowledge, and talent to thrive...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 156,000
  • Total

This intensive four day course in Trauma Counselling has been designed to enrich the learner's understanding of key areas in the field including trauma-related disorders, trauma recovery models, and working with traumatised children and youth. It's ideal for professionals such as nurses, doctors, teachers, pastors, social workers, and counsellors, who are looking to enhance their skills so that they can better serve their local communities and societies. Trauma Counselling is a dynamic and rewarding profession with its own unique challenges and rewards. A growing field in psychology, it provides a rare opportunity for professionals to do work of profound significance on a daily ...

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 6,000
  • Total

This two-year Diploma in Counselling Psychology is designed to equip the trainee with competencies for assessing the client, providing crisis, trauma, marriage, medical, and family therapy, as well as develop their theoretical knowledge through appropriate study and experience. Taken on-campus, this programme is both experiential and relationship oriented and places a strong emphasis on the personal growth of all participants as they are expected to go through 15 hours of mandatory therapy sessions from KCPA accredited counsellors. Therapy is one of the most sought after careers today because it provides employment opportunities that are flexible, meaningful and remunerative. If...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Kiambu (and 3 more)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible (and 3 more)
  • KSh 180,200
  • Total

Certified Public Secretaries (CPS)

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Diploma in Counselling Psychology, Marriage & Family Therapy, Addiction Counselling, Child and Adolescent Counselling.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 20 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 156,000
  • Total

This two year, innovative Diploma in Child and Adolescent Counselling offers a unique and integrative approach to working with children and young people. Taken either on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Services, or as Open and Distance Learning based (ODL), the programme aims to promote high professional standards, sound ethical practices, as well as the appreciation of difference and sensitivity to others within the students. Particular emphasis is placed on the therapeutic relationship and the qualities of presence, empathy, and attunement. Child and Adolescent Counselling is one of the major subspecialties within clinical psychology and those in this...

  • Diploma
  • Online and On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 156,000
  • Total

This eighteen month diploma begins by laying the groundwork for a comprehensive understanding of what supply chain management is, and how it can be effectively used to increase an organisation's efficiency and profitability. Taken on campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Studies, this course examines the different supply chain management strategies and methods of forecasting demand, aggregate planning, and network design.Companies are increasingly recognising that their performance is largely determined by the effectiveness and efficiency of their purchasing activities, as well as the operations of their suppliers. Consequently, purchasing and supply managers...

  • Diploma
  • Online and On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 55,500
  • Total

This two year Diploma in Social Work and Community Development is designed to give students the hands-on experience they need in order to participate effectively as important change agents, as well as become vehicles for community enhancement. Taken either on-campus at the Kenya Institute of Business and Counselling Services, or as Open and Distance Learning based (ODL), this course will offer learners unique insight into current community development practice using both theoretical learning and practical experience for an education that extends well beyond the classroom. Social work is one of the fastest growing professions in Kenya, providing challenging, meaningful, and remun...

  • Diploma
  • Online and On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 156,000
  • Per module

Diploma in Purchasing and Supplies Management

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Diploma in Languages

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

Loss, Grief and Bereavement

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 6,000
  • Total

Employment Separation Preparedness

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 6,000
  • Total

Psychological Debriefing

  • Course
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 6,000
  • Total