KNEC secretarial studies course information,qualification and careers
Certificate in secretarial studies(BTVET)

This is a 2 year KNEC course under business technical and vocational education training(BTVET) that aims to impact learners with technical skills in office organization and typing skills. Qualification to pursue certificate in secretarial studies is a minimum KCSE mean grade D (plain). Careers in certificate in secretarial studies are being employed as a copy typist or a shorthand typist on a secretary position.

Diploma in secretarial studies(BTVET)

This is a 3 year KNEC course under business technical and vocational education training(BTVET) that aims to impact learners with more advanced knowledge  and technical skills in office handling and other core secretarial duties. Qualification to pursue diploma in secretarial  studies is a minimum KCSE mean grade C-(minus) OR a pass in certificate in secretarial studies. Career opportunities in diploma in secretarial studies are shorthand typist, personal secretary and assistant office manager among others.

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