The Certified Secretaries (CS) one of the professional courses administered by KASNEB has become imperative for job qualification for employment for various roles by organizations including state corporations and county governments.

 CS Course Structure

KASNEB has structured the CS course in three levels as follows:

Foundation Level

1. Management Principles and Practice

2. Communication Skills and Records Management.

3. Introduction to Law and Governance

4. Principles of Accounting and Taxation

5. Human Resources Management

6. Information Communication Technology

Intermediate Level

7. Company Law

8. Public Sector Governance, Policy and Administration

9. Meetings: Compliance and Administration

10. Financial Markets and Specialized Institutions

11. Corporate Governance and Ethics

12. Research, Consultancy and Advisory

Advanced Level

13. Strategic Management

14. Finance for Decision Making

15. Governance and Compliance Audit

16. Boardroom Dynamics

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Learning Outcomes for CS

The learning outcomes for the CS program include:

  • Governance, Risk Management, and Ethics:
  1. Understand principles and practices of corporate governance.
  2. Evaluate and manage risks within an organization.
  3. Demonstrate ethical behavior and compliance with professional standards.
  • Corporate Secretarial Practice:
  1. Acquire knowledge of company law and company secretarial practice.
  2. Apply legal provisions related to corporate secretarial functions.
  3. Manage corporate records and statutory registers.
  • Financial Management:
  1. Understand financial management principles and practices.
  2. Interpret financial statements and reports.
  3. Contribute to financial decision-making processes within an organization.
  • Strategic Management:
  1. Participate in the formulation and implementation of organizational strategies.
  2. Analyze the external environment and its impact on an organization.
  • Communication Skills:
  1. Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills.
  2. Communicate complex information clearly and concisely.
  • Leadership and Teamwork:
  1. Demonstrate leadership qualities and the ability to work in a team.
  2. Understand the dynamics of effective team collaboration.
  • Professional Ethics and Integrity:
  1. Uphold high standards of professional ethics and integrity.
  2. Navigate ethical dilemmas and make decisions in the best interest of stakeholders.
  • Legal and Regulatory Compliance:
  1. Stay updated on legal and regulatory requirements relevant to corporate secretarial practice.
  2. Ensure organizational compliance with applicable laws and regulations.


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Study Mode for CS at RCM Online College

Students who enroll for the CS course at the RCM Online College have different options for study and preparation for their exams.

Day-time classes

RCM Online College offers day full-time classes. The day classes have a more immersive and concentrated schedule, allowing students to complete the CS course successfully.

Part-time classes

Part-time classes are suitable for students with family or work commitments. The part-time classes are scheduled in the morning, evening, and during weekends.

Online Classes

RCM Online College utilizes different online and technological platforms for the delivery of course material for the CS program. The college utilizes online and technological platforms that the college uses including online Zoom classes and the RCM Online College ‘Soma Offline’ App available on Play Store.

Block revision programs

RCM Online College offers an aggressive block revision program that helps students that not enrolled for full-time, part-time, or online classes in preparation for exams.

Charges for CS

RCM Online College charges pocket-friendly rates per unit for the CS course. Take advantage of Early Bird Offers of only Kshs.4800 for the January 2024 intake.

From our highly competent team at RCM Online College, we wish you the very best as you pursue the CS Course.

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