Training in Nutrition and Dietetics takes place under the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology (MoHEST). The training in Nutrition and Dietetics takes 3 years which includes both theoretical and practical training. Succesful completion of the course is based on both internal examinations and examinations set by the Kenya National Examination Council (KNEC) at the end of each of the three modules. This nationally recognized diploma will enable graduates to work in the healthcare sector in Kenya and also in many other countries.