AIC Kijabe School of Nursing Admission Application Form 2022

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Are you looking for a way to apply for admission into AIC Kijabe School of Nursing? If yes, then this informative article is for you. In this article, you will be given detailed information about AIC Kijabe School of Nursing Admission Requirements, How To Apply and Courses Offered at the institution.

ABOUT KIJABE COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES (KCHS)

A.I.C Kijabe College of Health Sciences is a Christian based middle level training institution. The college is one of the departments of AI C Kijabe Hospital. The College was founded in 1980, where the first trainees were enrolled in enrolled community health nurses, at certificate level under the then Kijabe School of nursing (KSN).

Since then, the college has expanded and has trained over 1,200 highly qualified professionals who are functioning both locally and internationally. By the year 2000, the college made a major leap by upgrading the certificate level programme to the diploma curriculum. This was an upgrading programme which was training certificate nurses to a diploma. In 2004, basic training (KRCHN) was started.

The College continued to travel advancement path and in the year 2006, a curriculum was developed for an Advanced Diploma in Nursing Anaesthesia (KRNA). This was the first programme of its kind in Kenya. Other curriculums that have been developed for higher diplomas in nursing include a higher diplomas in Perioperative Nursing and Critical Care Nursing.

Nursing education is accredited by the Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK) and the Clinical Officers education is accredited by the Clinical Officers Council (COC).

A diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery program was accredited by COC in the year 2015 and the first class admitted in September 2015 while the curriculum for the higher diploma in Emergency and Critical Care for Clinical Officers was accredited in early 2017.

CURRENT ACADEMIC PROGRAMS OFFERED

1) KENYA REGISTERED COMMUNITY HEALTH NURSING (KRCHN- Basic) Diploma in Nursing Course: 3 years 6 months.

Admission Requirements:

The MINIMUM academic entry requirements for KRCHN are:

  • C plain and above in KCSE,
  • C plain in English OR Kiswahili
  • C plain in Biology OR Biological sciences
  • C- in Mathematics OR Physics OR in Chemistry.

Intake: 2 Intakes every year, one in January and the other in September.

2) KENYA CLINICAL MEDICINE AND SURGERY (KCMS) Diploma in Clinical Officers Course: 3 years

Admission Requirements:

The MINIMUM academic entry requirements for KCMS are:

  • C plain and above in KCSE,
  • C plain in English or Kiswahili
  • C plain in Biology or Biological sciences
  • C- in Mathematics or Physics
  • C- in Chemistry.

Intake: 1 Intakes every year, in September.

3) KENYA REGISTERED NURSE ANAESTHESIA (KRNA) Higher Diploma in Nurse Anesthesia Course: 1 year and 6 months.

4) KENYA REGISTERED PERIOPEARTIVE NURSING (KRPON): Higher Diploma in Perioperative Nursing Course: 1 year

5) KENYA REGISTERED CRITICAL CARE NURSING (KRCCN) Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing Course: 1 year

Admission Requirements:

The MINIMUM academic entry requirements for KRNA, KRPON & KRCCN are:

  • Must have qualified as a KRCHN/KRN/KRNM/BSCN
  • Have at least TWO years of clinical experience.

Intake: 2 Intakes every year, one in March and the other in October.

IMPORTANT! Currently, the AIC Kijabe School of Nursing Application Form 2022 is not yet out online, DISREGARD any form of advert you come across. This page will be updated immediately after the form is out.

6) EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE FOR CLINICAL OFFICERS (ECCCO) Higher Diploma in Emergency and Critical Care for Clinical Officers: 1 year 6 months.

Admission Requirements:

The MINIMUM academic entry requirements for ECCCO are:

  • Must have qualified as a Clinical Officers
  • Have at least ONE year of clinical experience.

Intake: 2 Intakes every year, one in March and the other in October.

7) OPERATION SURGICAL TECHNICIAN (OST) Certificate in Operation Theatre Technician Course: 1 year.

Admission Requirements:

The MINIMUM academic entry requirements for OST are:

  • Must have finished form four with a grade of above D+ in KCSE

Intake: 2 Intakes every year, one in February and the other in October.

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  1. Craus Okumu says:

    Qm. aclinical officer and needs to take a course in higher diploma in anaesthesia
    How can i you be of help please assist

  2. rachael says:

    Help me find your application portal or form

  3. flora says:

    Hello, how do i get the fee structure please?

  4. Evans Nzeki says:

    I desire to specialise as a nurse anaesthetist..would you kindly share your fee structure.

  5. Fridah Kuri says:

    My daughter completed form four this year and she is much willing to join kijabe training school, taking a nursing course. Please direct where to get the fee structure.

  6. lamech maranga says:

    being interested for higher diploma in critical care nursing march intake 2023.send me application form

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