REPUBLIC OF KENYA MINISTRY OF EDUCATION STATE DEPARTMENT FOR VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING Instructions for the checklist The purpose of this checklist is to assess the level of preparedness for reopening of colleges after closure due to Covid-19 pandemic. The checklist will be used by MoE officials in collaboration with Ministry of Health to carry out assessment for college preparedness for reopening in minimizing the risk of Covid-19 disease contraction and spread. The checklist is divided into various dimensions of quality education: leadership and management, physical infrastructure, Continued learning, students and staff’ welfare and parental and community involvement. The Principal and the BoG / Council are required to provide accurate and timely information for improvement of preparedness and compliance. Where a college does not meet the basic requirements on health and safety measures as provided for by the Ministry of Health and the back to school protocols, the college should not reopen until such a time the requirements are in place.