GIZ and Landesverband Thüringen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Sonnenenergie E.V. (DGS)
Solar Power Training Part 1
(This event has passed)

Aug 8–12, 2013
Organized by: icecairo (Innovation - Collaboration - Entrepreneurship)
Venue: The Swiss Club
Address: Villa Pax, 90 El Gihad Street off Sudan Street, Imbaba, Cairo
Event Language: English

Photovoltaic off-grid Systems – Introductory Course

The course provides the basics in the transformation and use of solar energy into electricity and through photovoltaic systems, and the technical knowledge and understanding to design and install small scale (<1000W) solar home systems. The participants will get an introduction in the solar energy potential in Egypt, the components and functionality of different off-grid PV systems and learn how to design and install small scale off-grid PV systems.

Lecturer: Dr. Matthias Klauss (German Solar Energy Society DGS)

Who can apply:
Students, graduates and professionals from the following fields: Electro-mechanical and Environmental engineering, Technicians, electrical contractors, energy consultants, engineers and architects, marketing and administrative staff of photovoltaic companies and interested parties

Entry Requirements:
Participants need basic electrical knowledge (what is voltage, amperage, energy etc.)


Course Fees: 600 EGP

Deadline for applying: 5th of September 2013