• Placements

    An Alumni of Mtwapa Center working in the Service Department at Hotel having graduated with a certificate in Hospitality.

  • Electrical and Electronics

    Electrical and Electronics Trainees during field learning on Electrical Installations. CAP YEI focuses on Competence Based Education and Training

  • Automobile

    Graduands in Automobile performing repair works in a local garage. They are equipped with both Technical skills and Lifeskills

  • Security

    Security Class from our Mkwanjuni Center during the a graduation ceremony conducting a parade.

8 %

Entrepreneurs

75 %

Placements

47440

Youths Reached

45

Centers

CAP-YEI BRIEF

CAP-Youth Empowerment Institute Kenya (YEI) is a non government organization started in 2011 committed, to train youth out of school in job entry level skills. This training is operationalized using the Basic Employability Skills Training (BEST) model. CAPYEI is guided by three core objectives:

  • To ensure disadvantaged youth acquire life skills, relevant labor market skills, savings education, and small business development.
  • To facilitate disadvantaged youth access internship and job opportunities during through institutionalized public-private partnership.
  • To ensure youth receive vital pre and post job placement counseling, support, and services including financial as they transition to work..


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Entrepreneurship Training for Alumni

This is the first training program designed specifically for CAP alumni who have chosen to pursue Entrepreneurship as a pathway to earning a livelihood. The program is open to youth who: 1. Are previous alumni of CAPYEI 2. Completed the BEST model training at least six months ago 3....
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January Intake

All our centers across the country opened on 7th January 2019 and enrollment commenced on the same day. We target youth between 18 and 29 yrs of age who have completed secondary education, or dropped out before completing their secondary education.  The youth must come from vulnerable backgrounds and...
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We would like our alumni and trainees to go professional and link up with the world of professionals. It takes a few simple steps to create your account and open up your world to exciting opportunities. Try out LinkedIn and access opportunities all over the world. Share with your friends and follow us on Twitter @capyeikenya
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As we continue with our engagements, we would like to hear from our alumni on their journey. Kindly share with us your story in order to keep the conversation going. Follow @capyeikenya

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Vocational training compliments the new Competency Based Curriculum. At CAP YEI, we are proud that our alumni and trainees have been equipped with the best skills and knowledge to conquer the world.
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Our Njoro GIZ Centre held it's first graduation ceremony on 9/8/2019 at Njoro youth polytechnic. In attendance was the Director Vocational Training Nakuru County Government, MCA Kihingo ward, ward Administrator Njoro ward, Njoro youth polytechnic board and Manager, H. R Njoro Canning company amongst many other guests including parents and relatives of the graduands.It was all pomp and colour as the graduands matched through Njoro town being accompanied by a live band. We wish our graduands all the best in their future endeavors. ...

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Cap Youth Empowerment Institute continues to celebrate all its alumni and trainees who have benefited from the BEST Program. We shall soon be sharing exciting information on our alumni and trainees for better linkages. Keep sharing the information, engaging us and also follow our Twitter Page @capyeikenya for more.
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Become a CAP Student

CAP youth Empowerment Institute implements Basic Employability Skills Training (BEST) model through public-private partnerships for its sustainability and scalability. CAP YEI mobilizes and enrolls qualified target of youth by involving grass root government officials, local CBOs, network of youth organizations, youth and community leaders, and religious gatherings. CAP YEI skills training is guided by labor force demand in each area where our training is located as informed by market scan research and revisits.