P.O.Box: 1293-01000 Thika
Nelleon Centre, Kenyatta Hwy, Thika
(254) 202121375
(254) 6721461

The Centre for Enterprise Development and Training (CEDAT) is a subsidiary of Nelleon Development Company Ltd. The Company was founded in 1980 as a business development company. Its head office is at Nelleon Place, Rhapta Road Westlands, Nairobi

CEDAT is committed to offering total training and consultancy Solutions to the needs of organizations and individuals. In pursuit of this, we offer services that are customized, flexible and easy to integrate with the emerging opportunities. The Centre collaborates with organizations to design tailor-made courses, specific to their needs. These courses can be hosted either at our training centre or onsite. Our training schedules are flexible and accessible to the working community

CEDAT is registered with the Ministry of Education, the Directorate of Industrial Training and The Directorate of Technical and Professional Examination Bodies both locally and internationally. it is divided into two units:

CEDAT Institute
Center for Enterprise Development


We aspire to be recognized for our contribution to the development of human resource capital in Kenya and the East African region. This is through the delivery of well researched and innovative solutions that contribute to Economic Development and Poverty and Poverty Eradication and by promoting Enterprise Development in all aspects of economic life in the region.


To offer superior, practical, relevant, effective and affordable training and consultancy solutions in the region.


To make valuable contribution to the human resource development in our economy
To research and deliver innovative training solutions to our clients
To partner with local and international organizations and institutions that share our vision
To equip entrepreneurs in the small and medium size enterprises with adequate and relevant business management skills
To contribute to the development of technology by engaging in continuous research and development in the fields of information, communication technologies and electronic learning
To play a positive role in our community by operating as a responsible corporate citizen


To help achieve our objectives we have qualified personnel as administrators, tutors and consultants. We are always on the look out for qualified human resource as the institution continues to grow.


CEDAT Institute is situated along Kenyatta Highway opposite Kimathi Estate away from the hustle and bustle of the town centre and near enough to easily commute. It is well served by public transport and situated in'a serene environment.

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