All Notes/Courses


How to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
This free online course offers an overview of EIA in Kenya with particular focus on,
The basics of environmental law, & sustainable development,
Environmental management tools
Environment laws in Kenya,
Contents of an EIA report
How to Design and Construct a small earth dam or water pan
This course covers the process of design and construction of small earth dams and water pans. In a series of 5 presentations, we will look at
The contents of a dam/pan design report
Water demand analysis
Design of freeboard, silt trap, & embankments
Design of spillway
Operation and maintenance of small dams/pans
Engineering Registration
This course shares an overview of agricultural engineering registration in Kenya
Irrigation Engineering
This is a series of manuals compiled from FAO on Irrigation Design
Hydrology for Engineers
This two books are reference documents to ground you on various concepts of hydrology from the basics to advanced units
Solar drying structures
This course offers a set of documents that ground practitioners in the theory required for solar drying
Storage structures: Design and Construction
This set of documents ensures practitioners are well grounded in theoretical concepts for design of Agricultural Storage structures
Irrigation Engineering: Design Reports
This module shares sample irrigation design reports from Kenya
Software for Agricultural Engineers
This course presents some of the outputs of deploying agricultural engineering software in projects in Kenya
Sustainable Land Management
This Course provides an overview of SLM in Kenya
Boreholes: BQs and WARMA permits
This course reviews BQs and the process of acquiring WARMA borehole permits in Kenya
Water Harvesting and Storage
This course reviews water harvesting and storage in Kenya
How to Extract Virgin Coconut Oil
This course summarizes the presentations of a training on Coconut Oil Processing conducted at ATDC Mtwapa. In a series of 5 presentations and quizzes, the course looks at virgin coconut oil and the various methods of extraction in the local Kenya Context. Specifically, the course will focus on
Introduction to Virgin Coconut Oil Extraction
Kitchen method of Virgin Coconut Oil Extraction
Fermentation method of Virgin Coconut Oil Extraction
Plant and equipment used in Virgin Coconut Oil Extraction
Good practices in Virgin Coconut Oil Extraction