Apply now for the 2024 RES4Africa Academy Technical and Vocational School for Young East Africans. Applications are now open for the 2024 RES4Africa Academy Technical and Vocational School.
RES4Africa Foundation is excited to announce the commencement of the 32nd edition of the RES4Africa Academy Technical and Vocational School (formerly MGA) in collaboration with its partners at Strathmore University, AVSI Foundation, and St. Kizito VTI, and with the valuable support of knowledge partner Enel Foundation. The training sessions are scheduled to take place in person from February 19-23, 2024.
This edition of the RES4Africa Academy Technical and Vocational School will focus on Micro-Grid Academy Module 3: DRE system design, Operation & Maintenance (O&M), and safety and aims to provide students with a comprehensive overview of the whole mini-grids value chain for rural electrification and hands-on learning in laboratories about renewable energy technologies. The target beneficiaries will comprise 25 participants, among students, technicians, operators, managers, entrepreneurs, and other RE professionals from all African States, particularly Kenya and East Africa. Applicants under 30 and women of any age are particularly encouraged to apply.
The course is set to take place in person at Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya, offering field visits and supplementary hands-on training at other partner facilities within Nairobi. Expert lessons will be led by both local and international professionals from academia, TVET, and the public-private sector.
Upon successful completion, attendees who have actively participated in at least 70% of the total training hours, successfully passed the final exam and completed the survey will receive a certificate of attendance.
Application Process for the RES4Africa Academy
The application deadline is the 11th of February, 2024.
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To register, applicants are required to fill out the application form and upload their CV and letter of motivation in pdf format.
For more information, visit the official webpage of the RES4Africa Academy Technical and Vocational School.