Basic Certificate in Community Development

Basic Technician Certificate of Community Development (BTCCD)

Programme objectives

To equip candidates with knowledge and skills to enable them to become effective change agents who will have the capacity to collaborate with other extension staff to spearhead development at grass root level.

Programme duration

The Basic Technician Certificate of Community Development programme is designed to take two semesters (one academic year) each semester consisted of 16 weeks.

In their second semester of the study, students are subjected to a field practical training on specific aspects related to community development at the end of which are required to submit a fieldwork report.

Admission requirements

Applicants for Certificates programmes (NTA Level 4) must have a form IV certificate with at least 4 passes in relevant subjects.