Kapkatet KMTC Branch Background Information
Kenya Medical training College KMTC, Kapkatet branch was established in the year 2007 as a collaborative agreement between the Board of Directors KMTC and a section of the area community. The aim was to satisfy the health demands of the residents of Kipkelion sub county, Bomet sub county, Kericho sub county and Bureti subcounty with fully trained health care workers.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch started with only less than 50 students, who were admitted to pursue a diploma course in Clinical Medicine.
Most of the pioneer structures were rooms belonging to Kapkatet subcounty hospital, which got converted to library, DH, hostels, staff room and skilled laboratory for use by Kapkatet KMTC Branch students and staff.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Location
Kapkatet KMTC Branch is located in Kapkatet market centre in Bureti sub county, Kericho county. It is roughly 35 km from Kericho town and proximal to Kapkatet subcounty hospital.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Current Programmes
- Diploma course in Community Health Nursing
- Diploma course in Clinical Medicine
- Diploma course in Medical Imaging Sciences
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Facilities
- Well-book and desk stocked library
- Fully -stuffed computer lab with adequate machines, all connected to the internet.
- Modern skills lab, fitted with all the necessary components.
- A well- conditioned College bus
- Adequate tuition blocks
- Free and swift Wi-fi, that remains open throughout.
- On-campus modern and adequate Hostels.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Student population
The student population stands at more than 500, with the number expected to increase in the next intake.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Clinical Experience centres
Kapkatet KMTC Branch students rely on Kapkatet Sub-County Hospital as the major clinical site for practical lessons.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Clubs and societies
Kapkatet KMTC Branch has the following societies and clubs;
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Christian Union (CU)
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Seven Day Adventist (SDA)
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Young Christian society (YCS)
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Muslim society
Kapkatet KMTC Branch sports teams
The following games teams have been formed at Kapkatet KMTC Branch and more are likely to be formed for co-curricular activities.
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Athletics team
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Football teams
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch Volleyball teams
- Kapkatet KMTC Branch indoor teams. These include badminton teams, table tennis teams, Darts, chess, scrabble among others.
Kapkatet KMTC Branch Contact details
KMTC Kapkatet Campus,
P.O. BOX 35-20214
Telephone number: +254772383228/ +254774383228/ +254722295035.
Email address: [email protected]