Become a qualified phone repair technician by enrolling in the mobile phone repair training institutes we cover in this article.
The demand for mobile phone repair technicians has been on an upward trajectory as a result, which is not surprising considering the number of mobile phones in Kenya (nearly every Kenyan owns one).
But you need to be good with the required phone troubleshooting skills to be successful in phone repair business in Kenya which makes some of training necessary.
Of course, you can self-teach using online resources but a larger majority of Kenyans prefer attending physical classes.
If you’re among this group, here are the mobile phone repair training institutes offering the highest standards of training in Kenya.
Mobile phone repair training institutes in Kenya (contacts and location)
Note that very few phone repair schools offer a Diploma in mobile phone technology perhaps because the course is not very well known locally.
Otherwise, you won’t struggle to get a good institution for a certificate mobile repair course.
Check out the following mobile phone repair training institutes:
1. Boltech training institute
Boltech has been training budding mobile repair professionals for a couple of years and they’re one of the best known institutions when it comes to a mobile phone repair course.
Their mobile phone repair and maintenance course takes 3 months with graduates being awarded a certificate of completion.
Offices: Information House, Hakati Rd, Nairobi (opposite Afya Centre).
2. Inceptor ICT Centre Nairobi
Another popular destination for students seeking skills on mobile diagnosis and repair is Inceptor Centre in Nairobi.
Training in their computer and phone repair courses is hands-on and is led by seasoned trainers.
Registration for a certificate in mobile technology course is open to all form 4 leavers.
Inceptor ICT training center Contacts:
Offices: Kenya House Complex, Opposite KEMU Hub, Koinange Street (2nd floor) Nairobi
Telephone: 0728 456 781 / 0712 369 902
3. Issa Training Centre (ITC)
You can also consider Issa Training Centre for your mobile phone repair studies.
At Issa College, the syllabus for is divided into 9 parts and 5 modules and 9 parts and covers everything needed to make you a competent mobile phone repair technician.
Issa Training Centre location and contacts
Offices: Mombasa Road, just Behind the Tuff Steel Complex, about 100 Meters from City Cabanas
Telephone: 0729 229 177
4. Kenya Institute of Software Engineering
One of the institutions offering a diploma in mobile repairing, this college is located in Thika and is another great college to train with.
Offices: New Jogoo Building-Thika Town
Read more about them here
5. The Knowledge Academy
If you can learn online, then you’ll love the knowledge academy.
Here you will be taught concepts such as:
- Repairing Broken Glass Digitizer.
- Repairing Broken LCD screen.
- Repairing/replacing the Data Port.
Mobile phone repair course fees
On average, mobile phone repair training institutes charge anything between 15000 Kshs to 50,000 kshs for a certificate course.
Most allow installment payment so you can pay for your course bit-by-bit.
Needless to say, mobile phone repair online courses are way cheaper and you could pay as little as $20 for the full course on platforms such as Udemy.
Wrapping it up
There go the colleges offering mobile phone repair course in Kenya plus their contacts.
Make arrangements to visit them for more information and enrollment details.
Sadly, we did not come across any good colleges offering a Phone repair course in Kisumu, Eldoret, Nakuru, and even Mombasa.
Your best bet if you live in these locations is to talk to an established phone fundi and have them train you.
Otherwise, you need to travel to Nairobi or Thika.