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Robotics - Skill Group Pathway is a Program

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Overview

Robotics is the study of the design, construction, and operation of robots. This course will give you a fundamental understanding of robotics, how they function, and some common applications.

By the end of this course, you will be able to

  • List common tasks of industrial robots
  • Identify sources of hazards from an industrial robot
  • Identify the six common axes of an articulated robot
  • Apply different coordinate systems to define the location of the same point
  • List types of actuators used on a manipulator
  • List types of sensors used with a manipulator
  • Identify the functions of each module of a robot controller
  • List types of end effectors
  • Understand the importance of syntax in a robot program
  • Understand the importance of creating a plan to write a robot program
  • List welding processes performed by industrial robots
  • List material handling applications for robots

Estimated completion time (hours): 9.8