SID Institute is Africa's leading corporate and international development training provider, offering over 200 short courses (2 days - 2 weeks) in the following subject areas: Advanced Management; Law& Governance; Oil,Gas&Energy; Monitoring & Evaluation; Research & Data Management; GIS; Agriculture & Food Security; Humanitarian; Health & Social Care; and ICT for Development
Over the years SID Institute has work in all sectors International development:
Yes, SID Institute offers courses both in Kenya and abroad. Please visit our section on Non-Kenyan courses for more information.
Yes, SID Institute has successfully designed numerous tailor-made training solutions both in and outside Kenya. For more information, please refer to the Tailor-Made Courses section on the website.
Yes, SID Institute offers in-house training solutions both in and outside Kenya. For more information, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our training centre is located in Nairobi, South Area, a mere 10 minute drive from JKIA Airport. Course attendees will be spoilt for choice with over twenty hotels within walking distance of the training centre
Unless otherwise informed, all courses will be held at SID Institute Training Center.
All scheduled courses are held in English unless otherwise specified. Fluency in English is an essential requirement for attending courses at SID Institute
Accommodation is not included as part of the course fees due to the fact that delegates have different requirements. However, SID Institute does provide assistance to ensure that delegates secure suitable accommodation for the duration of their course. Attendees will be supplied an accommodation list, with details of over 20 hotels within walking distance from the training centre. Payment must be made directly to the hotels. The list is also available on our website, under Information.
Nairobi has moderate summers.
In order to attend a SID Institute course, a written registration request must be sent by email to email@example.com or click the book icon in the course section and fill in the registration form.
If the registration is accepted, the course administration department will issue the delegate with an acceptance letter and an invoice. Following full receipt of the course fee payment, a visa letter will be issue to assist with the delegate’s application at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs..
Course Fees MUST be paid at least 1 week prior to the commencement of the course. Failure to make payment on time will result in an automatic cancellation. Full details can be found on the Terms and Conditions page of our website or training programme..
VAT is chargeable on all courses at a standard rate of 16.0%.
SID Institute can offer discounts when more than one participant attends the chosen training course. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for such a request
Cost of tuition
Consultant’s preparation time
Course material (in hard- and soft-copy formats)
Pre-arrival documentation including visa support letters
Complimentary Airport transfer (one-way) if payment is made one week in advance
Lunches and light refreshments
Accredited course certificates
Certificates are awarded to delegates who attend and successfully complete the course, showing commitment to their personal development and progression. Certificates are accredited by the British Accreditation Council.
Delegates are entitled to receive a complimentary transfer either from or to JKIA Airport during their stay. To take advantage of this free service, it is necessary to complete and return a transfer form at least one week prior to course commencement.
We strongly advise that each delegate should be covered with their own personal, medical and travel insurance for the duration of their stay.
For information relating to our visa policy, please vist Ministry of Imigration Government of Kenya website or contact us via email to facilitate your Visa application.
SID Institute accepts the following payment methods:
1. Bank Transfers
Payments should be made in Dollars to:
Account holder: Samrah Enterprise Limited.
Bank: Kenya Commercial Bank
BANK BRANCH CODE: 01100 Moi Avenue Branch:
Branch address: Kenya Commercial Bank, Moi Avenue Branch Tel: +254 (20) 3270000, Tel: +254 (711) 087000
SID Institute will only accept a/c payee cheques that are made out to Samrah Enterprise Limited. The invoice number and company name must be indicated clearly on the back.
Cheques usually take up to five days to clear.
3. Credit Cards
To process credit card transactions, we require the following essential information:
Long number across the card
3-digit security code at the back of the card
The address that the card is registered to
Delegates registered on any course can be substituted at any time without risk of a penalty. Such requests must be made in writing.
SID Institute reserves the right to amend courses or the published programme, or to cancel any course at any time, and offer an alternative date, a full refund or credit, without liability for any consequential loss or damage.
Cancellations made at least one week prior to course commencement will qualify for a full refund of the course fees. Cancellations made less than seven days prior to course commencement will not qualify for any refund. All cancellations must be submitted in writing.
In the event that you have been less than satisfied with our services please let us know. All complaints, suggestions and feedback and are given serious consideration. We will, of course, endeavour to resolve your complaint as a matter of urgency.