It is diffucult to test Site Recovery Manager when limited hardware is available. To test SRM you need at least two ESX boxes, 2 VirtualCenter servers, two SAN’s replicating and at least a virtual machine to test the recovery on.
However, with just one laptop you could setup your own lab to test SRM. See how it is done with evaluation software here:
Tomas ten Dam wrote a nice instruction as well which can be found here:
Joep Piscaer describes a SRM in the box setup using Lefthand VSA here: