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Deftiq - ORE Course 3 - Testing Marine Energy Convertors



Course format Online
Date 2021-11-11 - 2050-01-01
Duration 8 hours
Cost 100 euro


‘Testing’ will tell you all about the marine energy device testing process. Step-by-step, you will learn what tests to perform at what stage of the development process and what test facilities are available to do so. Useful examples of both tests and test facilities will provide participants with the knowledge needed to efficiently test their own design or device.

Job ready. Anytime, anywhere.


Target Audience

Our ORE training package is targeted to a wide range of experts and professionals, including but not limited to:

  • Technology developers;

  • Young professionals, entrants and students;

  • Consultants;

  • Academics, researchers and testing faciltities;

  • Other potential ambassadors.


Learning objectives:

Participants of this course can expect to learn about and engage with:

  • the deconstruction of MECs;

  • testing considerations;

  • different test facilities;

  • the stages in which particular tests are relevant;

  • the preparation for open water testing, in accordance to International Standards.


ISCED Categories

Personal skills and communication
Ocean Literacy
Offshore and renewable energy
Marine spatial planning