Hand Pump Installation and Repair

Hand Pump Installation and Repair Training

The repair of damaged handpumps is often an effective intervention in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) interventions. In order to enable WASH professionals to consider the rehabilitation of hand pumps within their work, a sound knowledge of different hand pump models is needed.

This two days training will increase participants skills and knowledge regarding different aspects of hand pumps.

They will gain a comprehensive understanding of different hand pump models, their application range and limits as well as of technical & institutional aspects related to hand pump maintenance


By the end of the course the participants will be able to:

  • Distinguish between different hand pump models, including their advantages & disadvantages
  • Conduct a diagnostic on non or ill functioning hand pumps and practically repair them.
  • Demonstrate awareness about basic elements of community management for hand pump projects


Duration: 2 days


Dates: 25th to 26th January, 2018

Time: 8.30a.m to 5.00p.m

Venue: Malindi, Kenya


Cost: Kshs 22,500 (USD 235) which will include refreshments and lunch. Participants will cater for their own accommodation.

Certificates will be issued upon completion of the training


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