Course Description

Participants will learn about and apply the following concepts such as digital/smart manufacturing, robot safety, robot systems (robot arm components, training pendants, software and controller), teach pendant details and operation, robot power up and jogging (moving the robot), program and file manipulation, initial robot set-up, alarms, errors and fault recovery, RoboGuide computer simulation, frames, coordinate systems, creating a program, robot motion instructions, copying and editing programs, inputs and outputs, how to branch instructions, macros, position registers, program adjustments, overview of industrial robotic applications (welding, painting, etc.) and overview of collaborative robots. Classes will consist of a series of lessons using the FANUC robot operations manual, hands-on laboratory exercises, and simulation exercises in RoboGuide. After each section in the FANUC training manual, a chapter quiz will be conducted with a final test at the end of the training. The option to take the FANUC certification exam at the end of the course can be made available. Passing this exam results in a nationally recognized certification and a digital badge for online recognition.

•             Location: Digital Foundry – 855 5th Avenue New Kensington, PA 15068
•             Dates: Monday November 13, 2023, to Friday November 17, 2023
•             Hours: 8am to 4:30PM each day
•             Fee: $2,500
            - Includes meals such as morning snacks/beverages, lunch, and afternoon snacks/beverages.
            - Includes FANUC industrial robot training manual, lecture materials along with notebooks and
                class supplies.

PLEASE NOTE: Registration/class is on a first come/first serve basis and is limited to the first 10 registered. Participants that register after the class is filled, will be given first choice for our next certified training session scheduled for February 2024.

Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, the course you have selected is currently not open for enrollment. Please complete a Course Inquiry so that we may promptly notify you when enrollment opens. To inquire about registering for this program please contact the Non-Credit Registration Office at 814-867-4973 or  nc_reg_office@outreach.psu.edu

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