There are specific universities that offer environmental Impact Assessment course in Kenya. Each of them has specific admission requirements.
African Nazarene University Environmental Impact Assessment and Environmental Audit Admission Requirements
- Minimum bachelor’s degree in any field of specialization
Kenya Institute of Management Certification in Environmental Impact Assessment Admission Requirements
People aspiring to have applied knowledge and skills in Environmental Impact Assessment
Fees KES 44,500
Duration 3 Months
Kenya School of Government Environmental Impact Assessment Certificate Course Admission Requirements
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) is an important management tool for predicting and mitigating adverse effects that can be costly and damaging on the environment. Organizations should make environmental considerations a vital component of the decision-making process.
Project /Programme Directors, Managers, Planners, Officers, Co-ordinators and Administrators from all sectors of the economy.
On completion, the participants should be able to:
- Use EIA as a decision making tool in project planning and management
- Coordinate EIA processes and write EIA reports
- Explain the legal and policy framework for EIA. Monitor, evaluate and audit
- projects/programmes with confidence and produce an audit report
- Interpret correctly the audit requirements of Environmental
- Management Systems, Standards and audit procedures
Benefits of attending
Participants will be equipped with relevant skills and knowledge, to enable them promote the widest possible use of EIA procedures and further the development of EIA as a practical tool for integrating environment and development in decision-making. The skills acquired in this course will assist them in identifying and managing environmental effects. Participants will be confident and competent in dealing with environmental effects, issues and customer queries.
Application link: https://ksg.ac.ke/coursemanager/index.php/calendar/coursedetail/21
University of Eldoret Environmental Impact Assessment course admission requirements
The School of Environmental Studies, University of Eldoret has scheduled an Environmental Impact Assessment/Environmental Audit Course.
This training programme is tailored to meet the needs of senior officials and managers from Ministries, Industries, NGOs and Local authorities who deal with policy, environmental and development and issues.
You are encouraged to apply or nominate qualified officers in your organization to attend the course. Kindly download programme announcement and application forms below.
List of institutions authorized by NEMA to offer EIA/EA training
Training institutions are expected to apply to NEMA to be authorized to offer EIA training. The applying institutions must fulfill the following conditions.
- Be a recognized training institution by Ministry of Education or the Directorate of Technical Training
- Possess 5 qualified staff who must be fully registered EIA experts
- Demonstrate capacity in terms of training infrastructure
- Pay Kshs. 20,000 as fee for using the NEMA curriculum.
Institutions training EIA/EA – Using NEMA EIA approved curriculum
The following institutions have received the NEMA EIA curriculum:
University of Nairobi – College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences
- Postal Address: P. O. Box 29053, – 00625 KANGEMI
Telephone: 020-2055126, 020-632211, 020- 3592734/5/6/7/8/9
Cellphone: 0717 542186 0731 603475
Physical Location: Off Kapenguria Road, 14 kms. to the Northwest of Nairobi
- Bondo University College
- Apex Management Systems
- Kimathi University
- Egerton University
- Kenyatta University
- African Nazarene University
- Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
- The Kenya National Cleaner Production Center (KNCPC)
- Kenya school of Agriculture
- Technical University of Mombasa
- Productivity consulting limited
- CETRAD – Center for training and Integrated Research In ASAL Development
- Kisii University
- ChromAfrica LLC
- University of Nairobi Real Estate and Construction Management Department
- University of Eldoret-School of Environmental Studies
- Riara University
- Africa Waste and Environment Management Centre
- KIM School of Management
- Kabianga University
- Machakos University
- Garissa University