Training new generation. Transforming Africa

Africa Map

Headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, Centum Learning is creating a transformative impact across Africa, partnering with clients from diverse sectors. Our team of over 100+ L&D professionals are almost all locals who work as one to bridge cultural, geographical and language barriers across 14 African countries to deliver high-quality learning outcomes, enabled through customized vernacular content, digital learning platform and training via master facilitators. Centum also runs a TVET college in Nairobi.

Expertise across sectors

Centum Learning has gained invaluable experience in corporate training and skill development across 21 industry verticals. From enhancing the skills of banking and telecom professionals to building employability and entrepreneurial abilities in youth, the meaningful impact has been created both for organizations and society at large.

Impact of our New-age Learning Solutions

Google - Digital Skills for Africa

Google - Digital Skills for Africa

  • Partnered with Google, to deliver trainings under Digital Skills for Africa
  • The vast depth and expanse of the project spanned 27+ countries, in 100+ counties across 5000+ venues where 280+ trainers delivered Google training
  • Trained more than 0.88 million youth


  • Enhanced the communication skills, consultative skills, negotiation skills, influencing skills and relationship management within Microsoft
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction feedback in the mortgage business
  • Trained More than 150 channel sales managers on selling
Essilor - Eye Rafiki Program

Essilor - Eye Rafiki Program

  • 350+ vision screening events for rural Kenya
  • 18,000+ people screened
  • 75+ small businesses opened (ER shops by Centum trainees)


  • Custom training program to increase selling potential of channel partners
  • Delivered learning focused around territory planning, channel partner sales, dealer management skills, channel sales effectiveness, etc.
  • Trained Sony Territory Sales Managers as well as members of partner sales force
Generation Kenya

Generation Kenya

  • Trained unemployed youth on Financial Services Sales and Sewing Machine Operator program
  • This landmark project is funded by USAID, McKinsey & Company, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, IKEA Foundation and the Safaricom Foundation


  • Exclusive training partner for Airtel delivering customized solutions
  • Established Airtel Centum Sales University and Airtel Service Academy to impact business outcomes
  • Developed online learning platform ‘Xelerate’ with custom content for 15 Countries

Client Speak

Erik Wiersma

Ag Advisor

Airtel Africa

Katherine Morgan

Business Development Consultant


Airtel Africa

Customer Service Director

Our Clients

Some of our prestigious clients…

Impacting Lives

Success Stories

Africa is undergoing rapid transformation as it gets poised for remarkable economic gro...
Peter Mutuku, Nairobi, Kenya
Unleashing Africa’s Growth
Through Youth

Success Stories

Life is like a game of cards. You are never aware of all the cards, and only the one wh...
Dominic Musili, Nairobi, Kenyat
Youth: the ACE UP
Africa’s Sleeves

Success Stories

Eighteen year old Anna Sande is now an upcoming celebrity of Zimbabwe. Her song about v...
Anna Sande, Zimbabwe
Anna Sande
Celebrity Endorser
Awards and Recognition

‘Best Learning Partner’ at Africa L&D Leadership Awards

Brandon Hall Gold Award for 'Best Unique Sales Training Program', 2021

Top Training Outsourcing Company to be watched Globally, 2021

Top Learning Experience Platform to be watched Globally, 2021

Brandon Hall Bronze Award for ‘Best Blended Learning Program’, 2020

‘Excellence in Content Development Award’ for impacting business results, 2020

Brandon Hall Silver Award for ‘Best Launch of a Corporate Learning University’, 2019

HR Excellence Award 2018 for Technology Deployment in HR, 2018