Lower Kabete Campus Prospectus

The KSG faculty works hard to support participants every step of the way.Our faculty members are renowned in their disciplines and recognized for their teaching skills and commitment to the participants. KSG’s culturally diverse faculty is committed to preparing participants for enlightened leadership in an increasingly related world.

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Disaster Risk Management (DRM) 2 Weeks Sub-county administrators, ward administrators, Chiefs, Asst. chiefs, Security officers,
Social development officers, Educational officers, School and college administrators, Youth
development officers, Children officers, Institutional managers, Probation officers and County
enforcement officers.
Leadership in Time of Crisis 1 Week Officers in Job Group “N” and above or its equivalent.
Leadership and Governance for Health Sector 1 Week Health Information System (HIS), M&E and Programme managers at national and county levels; Level Four and Five hospital management teams
Strategic Crisis Communication 1 Week Officers involved in preparation and dissemination of information
Strategic Leadership Development Programme 10 Weeks Officers in Job Group ‘N’ and above or equivalent who are in policymaking and leadership roles
and have already undertaken the Senior Management Course.
Senior Management Course 8 Weeks Managers responsible for management of resources and implementation of activities and programmes, and are in ‘JG’ K and above or equivalent.
Supervisory Skills Development Course 4 Weeks Officers in supervisory roles and accountable for performance of their units
Public Relations and Customer Care Course 4 Weeks Public relations practitioners, including front office staff, secretaries and personal assistants in the Public Service, private sector and Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs)
Public Speaking and Presentation Skills 1 Week All interested officers.
Finance for Non-Finance Managers 1 Week Officers in organisations with financial responsibilities, but have no formal training in finance
Strategic Negotiation 1 Week Managers/officers who need to negotiate as the alternative choice to deal with tension and conflict over matters on interest to organisations
Fraud Investigation, Detection and Prevention 1 Week Law enforcement agents, internal auditors, treasurers, accountants and fund managers
Policy Formulation, Implementation and Analysis 1 Week Managers who are responsible for developing policies and making related decisions in ‘JG’ M and above or equivalent
Leadership Dynamics for Senior Women Managers 1 Week Women managers responsible for resource management in their organisations and are in Job Group ‘M’ and above

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Transformative Leadership Course 1 Week Officers in the Public Service and Private Sector responsible for strategic direction and policy related decisions, mainly in Job Group P and above or equivalent.
Strategic Leadership Development Program 6 Weeks Officers in Job Group N and above or equivalent who are in policy making and leadership roles and have undertaken the Senior Management Course.
Corporate Governance for Public Sector 1 Week Boards and councils of state corporations and agencies, universities; constitutional commissions, County level boards, Chief Executive Officers, and corporation secretaries..
Women Leadership
Development Program:
Positioning Women In Leadership
1 Week Women leaders in Job Group P and above or equivalent and should have a minimum of two (2) years’ experience in leadership or managerial positions.
Women in Political
Leadership Program
1 Week The program is open to all women political aspirants and those in political positions at all levels.
Transformative Leadership Program for County Women Executives 1 Week Women appointed in county executive positions within the county government structures.
Executive Secretarial
Course
3 Weeks Office administrators in Job Group N and above or equivalent who have taken
Secretarial Management Training
Values, Ethics and Integrity for Senior Managers 1 Week Officers in higher level of management responsible for strategic direction and policy related decisions, and are mostly in Job Group ‘Q’ and above or equivalent.
Values, Ethics and Integrity for Middle-Level Managers 1 Week Middle-level Managers responsible for managing resources and are between Job Groups ‘L’ and ‘P’ or equivalent
Values, Ethics and Integrity for Operational Officers 2 Weeks Officers in operational, non-managerial cadres, mostly between Job Groups ’A’ and ‘K’ or equivalent.
Induction Program for Diplomatic Service Officers 1 Week Officers in diplomatic positions in governments and international organizations who include heads of sections, managers and directors.
Leadership Program for
University Student Affairs Staff
2 Weeks Deans of Students; Assistant/Associate Deans of Students; Student Counselors;
University Chaplains; Games Tutors/ Sports Coordinators; Administrative Assistants; Catering Officers; Accommodation/ Housing Officers; Security Officers; Student Finance, and Health Officers. Must have a minimum of a Bachelor degree from a recognized University; or Diploma in the relevant field with a minimum of five (5) years working experience at the University.

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Senior Management Course 4 Weeks Managers responsible for managing resources in their organizations’ and are in ‘JG’ K and above or its equivalent.
Sustainable Development
Goals Training Program
1 Week Officers involved in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development programs in all levels of
government and other development agencies.
Gender in Development Program 1 Week Heads of planning in National and County governments, intergovernmental development agencies, and non-governmental organizations; and heads of finance and budgeting and their assistants
Policy Formulation,
Implementation and Analysis Course (Face To Face / Video Conferencing)
1 Week Managers who are responsible for developing policies and making related decisions in ‘JG’ M and above or equivalent.
Strategic Planning and Management 1 Week Senior officers who require knowledge and skills in envisioning the “big picture” in
the organization.
Balanced Score Card Course 1 Week Officers in the organization involved in developing strategic plans for units and
organizations.
Institutional Re-engineering and Change Management Course 1 Week Senior officers in the organization including directors, managers, process owners and
technical professionals.
Professional Standards and Values in the Public Service Course 1 Week Program is open to all public servants including officers serving in national and county government entities.
Ethics, Values and Integrity Development Program for Managers 3 Weeks Officers responsible for managing resources in their organizations’ and are in ‘JG’ L-P or its equivalent.
Ethics, Values and Integrity
Development Program for
Technical Officers
3 Weeks Public Officers from ‘JG’ A-K or its equivalent
Young Leaders
Development Program
1 Week Leaders from across universities & middle level colleges including elected, nominated & aspiring young leaders.
Secretarial Management Training 4 Weeks Office administrators working for middle-level managers.
Disaster Management Course 1 Week Officers involved in disaster preparedness and management
Disaster Risk Management (DRM) 2 Weeks Sub-county administrators; ward administrators; Chiefs; Asst. chiefs; Security officers; Social development officers; Educational officers; School and college administrators, Youth development officers; Children officers; Institutional managers; Probation officers; County enforcement officers
Conflict Resolution and Management Course 1 Week Ward Administrators, Administration officers and security officers
Training of Trainers 2 Weeks Trainers, training managers, members of training committees, human resource
officers and community officers
Leadership and Governance for Health Sector 1 Week Health Information System (HIS), M&E and Program managers at national and county levels; Level Four and Five
hospital management teams

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Conduct of Meetings and Minute Writing Course 1 Week Officers whose portfolios entail chairing or taking minutes in meetings.
Report Writing Course 1 Week Officers involved in preparation of reports.
Protocol, Etiquette and Event Management Course 1 Week Officers involved in management of events, programs, communication and
protocol.
Building and Maintaining
Personal Brand
1 Week Officers in the Public Service
and private organizations who
aspire to define and establish
positive images of themselves.
Cabinet Memorandum
Writing Course
1 Week Officers in the public service and private organizations directly involved in production of Cabinet Memos.
Executive Board Paper Writing Course 1 Week Officers in the public service
and private organizations
directly involved in production
of Board Papers.
Public Relations &
Customer Care Course
2 Weeks Public relations practitioners
including front office staff,
secretaries and personal
assistants in the Public Service, private sector and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs).
Speech Writing Course 1 Week Officers involved in
communication, drafting official speeches, press releases as well as advisers to government and researchers.
Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Course 1 Week Officers in the Public Service
who are required to prepare and deliver government information: Heads of
Departments, Managers,
Assistant Commissioners, Sub-County and Ward Administrators.
Communication Skills Development Course 1 Week Officers involved in preparation and dissemination of information

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Public Service Induction Program 4 Weeks Newly employed officers in the public service for National and County Governments, independent commissions and state corporations.
Office Administrative Assistant Course 2 Weeks Office Administrative Assistants who have taken Public Relations and Customer Care for a duration of two (2) weeks or Supervisory Skills Development lasting not less than two (2) weeks.
Public Prosecution Course 4 Weeks Officers whose duties include enforcement of various laws and regulations.
Supervisory Skills Development Course 2 Weeks Officers in supervisory roles who are accountable for performance.
Research Skills Development Course 2 Weeks Managers and Research Officers.
Records Management Course 3 Weeks Officers handling Records.
Retirement Planning Course 1 Week All employees with an interest in planning for retirement and making informed decisions about it.

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Strategic Human Resource Management & Development Course 3 Weeks Directors and heads of departments across all functions.
Human Resource Advisory Committee Course 1 Week Members of human resource advisory committees
Training Committee Course 1 Week Members of Training Committees.
Performance Management Systems Course 2 Weeks Officers in management and supervisory roles
Performance Contracting in the Public Service Course 1 Week Boards, councils and commissions; senior managers
Performance Appraisal System Course 1 Week Officers holding supervisory positions.
Performance Management and Productivity Measurement in the Public Service (PMPM) 1 Week Officers in a managerial position, mostly in Job group ‘P’ and above or equivalent
Management of Collective Bargaining Agreement (MCBA) 1 Week Human Resource officers, union officials, Labor Relations officers
Job Evaluation in the Public Service 1 Week Public Servants in Civil Service JG ‘M’ and above and their equivalent in other sectors.

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) 2 Weeks Officers involved in financial recording, accounting, and reporting.
Financial Accounting, Recording and Reporting (FARR) 1 Week Heads of Treasury in Counties, Accounts, and Finance
Devolution and Fiscal Decentralization 2 Weeks Officers working in County Governments and Institutions involved in intergovernmental fiscal relations.
Public Sector Financial Management 4 Weeks Officers responsible for the management of finances and other resources in their organizations.
Public Finance Management Course 2 Weeks Officers involved in budgeting, revenue policy, financial reporting, and financial advisory functions
Fraud Detection & Prevention Course 1 Week Law enforcement agents, internal auditors, treasurers, accountants, and fund managers in all sectors of the economy.
Audit Committee Training 3 Days Members of audit committees.
Audit and Risk Assurance Training 1 Week Heads of Audit and internal auditors.
Finance for Non-Finance Managers 1 Week Officers in organizations, who handle financial responsibilities but have no formal training in finance.
Cash and Treasury Management Training 1 Week Accountants, auditors and tax managers.
Program Based Budgeting Training 1 Week Officers involved in Budgeting in the National and County Governments.
Public Procurement and Contract Management Course 1 Week Public procurement practitioners at national and county government levels; members of national public procurement offices, tender boards and evaluation committees; procurement trainers; procurement and financial auditors; probity advisers; staff of Civil Society Organizations.
Public Procurement Training 2 Weeks Officers in the organizations charged with procurement responsibilities such as CECs, county secretaries, suppliers, supply chain staff.
Asset Management Course 1 Week Managers in charge of development and maintenance of inventory of assets and liabilities.
Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Public Policy
(ESCR)
1 Week Officers responsible for planning, finance, health, water and sanitation, housing, labor, social security, agriculture, and education.

Senate, National Assembly, and County Assemblies Departmental Committees responsible for planning, finance, health, water and sanitation, housing, labor, social security, agriculture, and education.

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Climate Change Policy, Planning and Budgeting Course 2 Weeks Officers in environmental, agricultural, and planning sectors and state corporations involved in project management.
Social Impact Assessment Course 2 Weeks Officers involved in the development and management of new and existing projects; decision-makers who appraise, evaluate, and finance projects.
Environmental and Social Safeguards in Development
(ESSD)
2 Weeks Political and community leaders, heads of MDAs, and project planners and managers involved in policymaking & interpretation
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) & Audit Course 3 Weeks Project managers, planners, decision-makers using EIA to identify and monitor the environmental impact of policies, plans, programmes, and projects.
Project Monitoring, Evaluation & Reporting Course 1 Week All public officers involved in project management.
Project Planning & Management Course 4 Weeks Project managers, planners, agricultural officers, economists, human resource managers and other professionals involved in project planning and management.
Project and Contract Management (PCM) 1 Week Project managers, engineers, architects, surveyors, and other professionals involved in developing and managing projects.
Project Development & Management Course 4 Weeks Project managers, engineers, architects, surveyors, and other professionals involved in developing and managing projects.
Project Cycle Management Course 1 Week Public officers who would like to gain an appreciation of what projects are and their role in national development.
Project Proposal Writing Course 1 Week Directors, administrators, officers, managers and coordinators involved in development of programmes and projects.
Results-Based Monitoring & Evaluation Course 2 Weeks Officers involved in project development and management from all sectors, including: departmental heads, planners, project coordinators and managers.

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Statistical Package For Social Scientists 2 Weeks Middle level managers in public, private & the NGO sectors and have basic computer skills.

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
Certificate in Management of Public Enterprises 6 Weeks Senior managers in public enterprises and other interested persons
Post Graduate Diploma in Management of Public Enterprises 8 and a Half Months Senior and Middle-level Managers in Public Enterprises
Diploma in Public Administration (DPA) 8 Months County commissioners, assistant county commissioners and assistant secretaries
Masters in Public Administration (jointly offered with the University of Nairobi) 2 Years Officers with the first degree in relevant field
Diploma in International Studies 12 months Public Servant whose duties involve international engagements and negotiations
Master of Arts in Diplomacy https://ksg.ac.ke/master-of-arts-in-diplomacy/  

PROGRAMME DURATION TARGET GROUP
County Own Source Resource Management, Wealth Creation and Generation 1 Week County officers involved in the generation, and management of revenue from local resources
Local Economic Development (LED) Strategy and Project Formulation 1 Week Officers involved in strategic partnerships and collaborations with a focus on identification of investments
Induction Program for County Governors 1 Week Newly elected Governors and Deputy Governors
Induction Program for County Executive Committee Members (CECs) 1 Week Newly employed County Executive Committee Members
Induction Program for County Chief Officers 1 Week Newly employed Chief Officers
Induction Program for Members of County Assembly (MCAs) 1 Week Elected or Nominated Members of County Assembly and County Assembly Clerks
Induction Program for County Directors 1 Week Newly employed Directors
Induction Program for County Administrators 2 Weeks Newly employed Ward Administrators
Induction Program for County Public Service Boards (CPSB) 1 Week Newly employed CPSB Members
Induction Program for  County Assembly Committees 1 Week Newly appointed Committee Members
County Planning Course 1 Week County Officers who play a leading role in the formulation, implementation, and evaluation of county development plans, programs, and projects
County Monitoring and Evaluation Committee
Training
1 Week County Monitoring and Evaluation Committees
Management of County Assembly Hearings 1 Week Members of County Assembly and County Assembly Clerks, County Executive Committee member
County Results-Based Monitoring and Evaluation Course 1 Week Officers involved in project development and management including departmental heads, planners, project coordinators and managers
County Leadership and Management Course 1 Week Senior officers in county government
County Human Resource Management and Development Course 1 Week Senior officers in county government
County Performance Management Course 1 Week Heads of department and section