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Introduction to Robotics ACIM 6010

Automated Controls Installation & Maintenance Course

Course details

This course is designed for maintenance personnel who are responsible for installing and maintaining a robot and controller. This course introduces the principals of tooling and maintenance as it applies to a 6 axis robot. The student will be able to safely power up the robot from a complete shutdown, manipulate the robot using the teach pendant, recognize and describe major robot components along with recognize and troubleshoot various fault conditions. Lab work will be performed on a 6 axis Fanuc robot. The course consists of lectures, demonstrations, and a series of lab exercises along with an on-line component designed to reinforce what the student has learned.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$1,074.84

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of ACIM 6010 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 87339

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Feb 11 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 87339
  • $1074.84
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Feb 11 Sat 07:30 - 15:30 Burnaby SE01 Rm. 117
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$1074.84

Important information
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Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply the Canadian Electrical Code to the installation of CNC machine tools and robots.
  • Safely power up the robot from complete shutdown.
  • Manipulate the robot using the teach pendant and teach a basic test program.
  • Recognize and describe major robot components.
  • Recognize and Troubleshoot various fault conditions.
  • Backup and Restore Controller software and User defined files.
  • Configure and Manipulate I/O.

Effective as of Winter 2020

Related Programs

Introduction to Robotics (ACIM 6010) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Automated Controls Installation and Maintenance
    Advanced Certificate Part-time

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