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Training

As an NGO, KITA’s major commitment is to impart modern agricultural technologies to prospective and practicing farmers, business women and men.

KITA’s center for training has developed into a college offering Diploma and Certificate courses in General Tropical Agriculture to the youth to gain a career in agriculture. The college therefore has training demonstration projects for providing high quality practical training to youth from Senior high schools and other tertiary institutions that wishes to develop their career in agriculture and farming.

The college also provides seminars and workshops on competency based agro-enterprises and other new technologies for professionals and farmers who wish to enter into an aspect of farming as a business. 

After training, KITA also provide support services to ensure that the participants at these seminars begin and succeed in establishing a viable farm project.

Thirdly, KITA provides extension services and training to traditional farmers under its community development department. In this regard, youth, women, men, and interested prospective farmers in rural communities are provided free training and consultancy in order to begin or manage their farms efficiently. There are technical officers who follow up on communities to ensure that their projects are viable and helping the rural folk improve their livelihoods.

For more information about our courses for career development for the youth please visit our college section on the main page for details and admission requirements

To participate in our short courses for career professionals please click here (college) for more details

To get your community or farmer group trained and supported to improve their livelihoods with KITA please click below and learn more about our community development programs

 


Trainees enjoying lectures

As a modest institution located in its new site, about 8 kilometres east of Kumasi and 3 kilometres (on map) from U.S.T., training is done in collaboration with a lot of institutions including Ghana Organic Agricultural Network (GOAN), the Research Institutions (CRI, SRI, ARI, FRI), it has the recognition of the Ministries of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Education (MOE) and the Manpower Development and Employment (MMDE).

KITA has trained students from all over the world.

Training in KITA takes the following forms:

(Please follow the quick links above to find the course that suites you)

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