Welcome to Morendat

Morendat Institute of Oil & Gas (MIOG) offers training in oil & gas related courses. It was set up following a heads of state summit consisting of presidents of Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and South Sudan during the 3rd Heads of State Summit held in Kigali, Rwanda, on October 28, 2013. In this meeting, member states resolved to establish Centres of Excellence in the region to offer capacity building for the Northern Corridor Integration Projects (NCIP).


International Centre of Excellence for Oil & Gas skills development


To build capacity for Oil & Gas industry by offering internationally accredited courses, research and consultancy services

Key Objectives

  1. Build human resource capacity in the member states to manage, operate and maintain Oil & Gas Pipelines.
  2. Harness internal knowledge and develop new skills required by KPC to implement the Corporate Strategic Plan – Vision 2025.
  3. Conduct Research and offer consultancy services in various technical fields in Oil & Gas Pipelines.
  4. Become a regulator of Oil & Gas Training in the Region.

Our Services

Our Campus

TVETA is a State Corporation established under the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Act, 2013 that was Publicized in a Special Issue of the Kenya Gazette Supplement No. 44 (Acts No. 29) on 25th January 2013 and commenced on 24th June 2013. The TVET Authority Board was appointed on 9th May 2014 through a Gazette Notice No. 3134 and inaugurated on 4th June 2014. The mandate of the Authority is to regulate TVET sector through Licensing, Registration and Accreditation of institutions, programs and trainers.


Looking for a fit for purpose, dedicated training and conference centre in the serene environment of Naivasha: Welcome to Morendat Institute of Oil & Gas training and conference. The fabulous accommodation and conference facility at the very heart of the famous Great Rift Valley, is located along Moi North Lake road, 12 km from Naivasha town and 3.42km off Naivasha/Gilgil-Nakuru highway on the outskirts of Naivasha town.


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Premier CBET

MIOG is determined to achieve its vision of being “A Premier CBET Institution for Oil & Gas in Africa”. This is imperative in readiness for the emerging Oil and Gas opportunities in the Great Lakes region of Eastern and Central Africa. To realise this, various support initiatives are welcome.


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Our Contacts


Morendat Institute of Oil & Gas,
P.O. BOX 73442-00200,


TEL: +254-704801596, 0739134176
E-mail: miog@kpc.co.ke

Featured Trainings

Graduation Ceremony

PS State Department of Petroleum Andrew Kamau awards a certificate to a graduand during the Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas graduation ceremony.

2019 Graduation

Pipeline Welders Graduation Ceremony held on 25th June 2019.


A five day training on Marine Terminal Loading Maters.


I started my training in Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas in September 2016, looking to acquire skills on testing of fuel oils and lubricants. Training in Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas turned out to be an excellent choice for someone who wants to further their oil and gas careers. It provides a hands-on experience with world standard programs. They believe in continuous practicing as the essential part of learning. The trainers focus on learning from past mistakes to achieve competence and expertise. The training allows teamwork as well as individual decision making. With the availability of up to date equipment, one becomes knowledgeable in all aspects of oil and gas analysis. I am therefore grateful for the opportunity to grow with Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas.

Olivia Ngeno

As alumni of and one of the pioneer students of Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas, I must say that the institution has had a huge impact on my career in Oil and gas; I have gained more skills that otherwise no other institution in the region could offer. The competence based training in which students have to undergo skills recognition acknowledgment by the assessors and made aware of the dangers associated with the industry is the best, especially in the oil and gas where just a little error can have a tremendous effect to the economy, Health and safety. The commitment of the lecturers in their delivery was awesome. I appreciate going through the training.

Vincent Leshamta

Training under Morendat Institute of Oil and Gas was a dream come true for me as I had the opportunity to experience first hand exposure to live operation of plant activities. What makes the institute great is the hands on experience that you will not get in any other place. When you realize what you are taught in universities and what the industry requires is totally different, then one would greatly appreciate the need for hands on exposure training the institute offers. This has been solved by its course structure which entails competency based. Please Come and have the same feeling as I do. Thanks.

Abdisalam Mohamed

Our Team

Jane Nakodony (Mrs)

Human Resources & Administration Manager

Victoria N. Kitundu

Training Officer

Freda Cheruiyot

Marketing Officer

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Pillar 1: Offering high quality short and long courses, research and consultancy Welding and fabrication Mechanical Electrical Instrumentation and control Pipeline operations HSE courses Oil and gas processing Firefighting Drilling & well control Non-technical O&G related Advisory services and research Pillar 2: Infrastructure: Creating a modern, safe and inspiring learning environment  

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