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The centre is accredited by Engineers Board of Kenya (EBK) to offer Siemens Mechatronics Systems Certification Program as a Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Course for Registered Professional Engineers and Engineering Consulting Firms; to develop manpower with the capacity, knowledge, desire and ability to address the critical technical issues associated with energy, manufacturing, agriculture, heath and the environment.

The objective of the CPD policy is to;

  • Improve professional competence of local engineers and engineering firms.
  • Keep abreast of changing procedures and standards.
  • Understand and apply advances in technology.
  • Better serve the engineering profession, community and environment.
  • Assist practicing engineers to increase capacity for learning so as to be more capable, confident and adaptable when faced with change.
  • Broaden into related fields, such as those covering management, financial or
    legal aspects in order to improve work performance and enhance career prospects.
  • Maintain, improve or expand technical skills and knowledge.

To be in compliance with this guideline, members are required to complete an average of 50 hours per year. Hours are accrued as Professional Development Unit(PDUs).The combination shall be at least 40PDUS from structured activities and not more than 10PDUs from unstructured activities.