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East Africa Institute of Professional Counseling


About this center

The East Africa Institute of Professional Counselling was founded in 2004 as a middle level college. The institute offers psychological guidance and counselling, computer courses, Business Studies, Criminal Justice and Security Studies, Conflict Management and Peace Studies, Disaster Management, Training of Trainers (ToT), as well as HIV and HTC (VCT) Training. EAIPC was registered in Kenya by the Ministry of Education Science & Technology and is also an examination centre for the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC). All services and courses at the institute are designed to cater for the local and international community and the team of lecturers are professionally trained and well-versed in specialised areas. All of the services and classes conducted at the institute are done so with utmost professionalism. 

The success of the East Africa Institute of Professional Counselling is grounded in visionary leadership, research, and teamwork. The institute endeavours to attract, develop, motivated and empower well-skilled personnel and nurture a consultative working environment. EAIPC adopts and practices ethical standards and best practices to suit the needs of all clients and students and continuously aims at increasing its trainees enrolment, while ensuring that quality and credible training is always offered. 

EAIPC offers: 

  • Affordable and flexible courses to suit all needs, budgets, and lifestyles. 
  • Consulting and counselling services to primary and secondary schools, government institutions, NGOS, social welfare groups, and many others. 
  • Professionally trained lecturers 
  • A training centre registered by The Ministry of Education.
  • Subsidised professional counselling for students.

All of the academic and professional training services at the institute are geared towards empowering individuals to live a more fulfilling life, while mobilising personal potential to deal with all of life's different challenges in a positive and successful way. 

Details

Training Center
Founded in 2004
12 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1Address 2Post CodeCityProvinceCountry
East Africa Institute of Professional CounselingSummit House 3rd Floor Moi Avenue P.O. Box Nairobi NairobiNairobiKenya

Courses List

Premium Course

This two year, part-time Higher Diploma in Guidance and Counselling aims to provide learners with the skills and knowledge of professional psychological therapy in various contextual settings and further develop students' therapy skills, as well as their knowledge of relevant theory through appropriate study and experience. The programme is both experiential and relationship-oriented with a strong emphasis placed on the personal growth of all participants through 100 hours of supervised client contact sessions.Therapy is one of the most sought after careers today because it provides employment opportunities that are flexible, meaningful and remunerative. If you're looking to imp...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 126,000
  • Total

Premium Course

This one year Certificate in Training of Trainers (ToT) is designed for professional counsellors who intend to engage in the training of other counsellors. Taken on-campus at the East African Institute of Professional Counselling, this programme equips counsellors with the skills and methodologies they need to train other counsellors at various levels. New trainers will gain a strong foundation in critical training skills and seasoned trainers will be introduced to new approaches for delivering powerful training. Our world is becoming increasingly more interconnected and this globalisation highlights the need for highly trained mental health professionals to address trauma, addi...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 35,000
  • Total

This course is available to:Teachers in elementary, primary & secondary schoolsParents of young childrenChild care providers at the children homes and elementary schoolsPersons working in special schools for childrenPersons caring for children in their tender agePersons caring for traumatized / abused childrensocial workers with children organization / institutions

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 50,000
  • Total

This one year Advanced Certificate in Guidance and Counselling is designed for individuals who are involved in the education, growth, and development of youth such as primary school, secondary school, and college teachers, pastors, youth workers, and more. Taken on-campus at the East Africa Institute of Professional Counselling, this multidisciplinary programme gives students the opportunity to hone their skills in a variety of areas such as grief and bereavement and advanced counselling. The therapy profession is growing exponentially because it provides career opportunities that are meaningful, remunerative, and flexible. If you have a strong desire to help others and are seek...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 96,300
  • Total

This Certificate Course in HIV Testing and Counselling is designed for participants who are highly motivated to work with individuals who require VCT counselling services and the certification is done in collaboration between East Africa Institute of Professional Counselling and NASCOP. Taken on-campus, this programme provides participants with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to provide compassionate and effective therapy and testing services to individuals and groups across all ages. The importance of HIV Testing and Counselling is being increasingly recognised across the world and as a professional in this sector, you will be able to assist individuals ...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 50,000
  • Total

This eight month certificate course is intended for participants who are looking to work with families at different levels including religious leaders, community workers, and therapists who are looking to boost their knowledge in family issues and want to enhance their skills in marriage and couples counselling. Taken on-campus at the East African Institute of Professional Counselling, this course will help participants better understand the counselling process and teach them essential skills to build a successful career in this field of psychology. The role of a family or marriage counsellor is an extremely important one in today's society, helping couples or individuals overco...

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 50,000
  • Total

The focus of this course is Community Development. 

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

This course is available for persons who intend to engage in counseling in pre-marital and marital issues, as a marriage counselor in various settings. the course is also recommended for persons working with a wide range of persons like medical doctors, lawyers and spiritual leaders

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

The course is available to persons who are highly motivated to work with people who require VCT counseling service. All training certification is done in collaboration between East Africa Institute of Professional Counseling and NASCOP.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 3 weeks
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 35,000
  • Total

This course is available for: Professionals who intend to gain counseling skills to apply in a variety of settings; Persons who intend to gain psychological knowledge on various aspects; Persons who interact with persons in a variety of settings e.g hospitals, and social services agencies.

  • Certificate
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • KSh 96,300
  • Total

The eligible student shall:Be in possession of a certificate in counseling psychology from a credible institution.Be in possession of a certificate in either social work, education, community development or other helping professions.Have genuine interest and ability to engage in helping professions.Be 20 years of age and above.Holder of a diploma or degree in other professional areas will also be considered eligible.A practicing counselor will have and added advantage and will be eligible for Higher Diploma.

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application

This Diploma course in Criminal Justice and Security Studies has been designed to meet the national needs on capacity building in the police, prison, and private security sector. Taken on-campus and under the guidance of experienced and knowledgeable lectures, this two year programme equips graduates with a strong understanding of criminal justice institutions and processes so that they'll be well prepared for careers in relevant fields, in particular within the Police, Ministry of Justice, and Forensics. A degree in Criminal Justice and Security Studies opens up a world of career possibilities for graduates and it provides you with the opportunity to save lives, keep the world ...

  • Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Nairobi
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Price on application