Strengthening and enhancement of community health and development skills in Africa and the region is critical for sustainable communities and societies in a country. The Management University of Africa recognizes the need for skilled individuals within communities and therefore provides opportunity for capacity building in Certificate in Community Health and Development (CHD). The course is designed to provide the student with basic skills and knowledge to students who prepare for a career in community health and development. The course targets personnel who would like to acquire more knowledge amongst others interested in the community health sector. Graduates from the programmme could be absorbed by health-based NGOs, research institutions, health facilities and government ministries among others.