Eldoret Technical Training Institute Embarks of Mass Production of Facemasks

In a move to prevent its students from being infected by COVID-19 when school opens  Eldoret Technical Training Institute has embarked on mass production of facemask.


According to  Michael Opiyo who is the  Dean of students, they are poised to produce 10,000 facasks when schools officially opens.


“As an institution we have embarked on mass production of facemask to protect our students from being infected by COVID-19 .We produce over 500 masks per day and by the time students would be allowed back to school we  shall have done over 10,000 facemasks,” said the  institution Dean of Students.


Concerning the regulations given by the Ministry of Health to prevent further spread of COVID-19 Mr said everything has been  put in order.


“We have done allot interns of 1.5m social distancing rule where have put extra 40  extra tents  where we have marked the sitting  arrangement  which is in line with the Ministry of Health protocols. We have enough teachers who will cater for the extra classes,” Opiyo said.


He said that the institution has also put several water points with automated soap dispenser  for handwashing.

“We will also ensure that our classes are sanitized after every lesson and ensure students are not infected by the virus,” he added.


He  further called on Kenyans to strictly follow the directives by the Ministry of Health to prevent further spread of COVID-19 whivh is now a pandemic claiming many live not only in Kenya accross the world.


“I want to call upon Kenyans to ensure that they  wash their hands before and after every activity, observe dusk to dawn curfew, observe one meter social distancing rule,  avoid overcrowded places at all  cost, sanitize all the time, put on facemask and if possible stay at home to prevent further spread of the virus,” Opiyo advised.


The institution  which is the leading in East offers with dedicated lecturers  and good management  offers Technical ,Engineering, Business, Humanities, ECDE  and P1 teachers among others.

2 Replies to “Eldoret Technical Training Institute Embarks of Mass Production of Facemasks”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *