This course provides participants with knowledge related to cookstove testing both in the field and in the laboratory. It aims at equipping participants with the technical know-how of the cookstove testing process and understanding of cookstove performance measures, equipment used for testing as well as the different test protocols or guidelines. Besides understanding the theoretical aspects, it also incorporates an aspect of hands on training or practical testing.
The course will cover both lab and field cookstove testing methods, data analysis and reporting of performance parameters, equipment used and best practices.
The course is open but not limited to bio-energy technicians, engineers, cookstove manufacturers, researchers and anyone seeking to gain an understanding of cookstove performance.
Five days of comprehensive, practical skilling on the fundamentals of cookstove testing.