LTC to Offer New Robotics Programming Seminars

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

10/23/2017

CLEVELAND, WI – 

Lakeshore Technical College is offering a new series of robotics programming seminars in December and January.  All seminars will be held in the Nierode building on the Cleveland campus.

The first seminar, Robotics for Operators, will be held on Friday, December 1 from 7:30am-4:00pm.  This seminar is for production operators who are working with Fanuc robots or see a future in working with Fanuc robots. The seminar will cover robot safety, investigate and evaluate differences in jogging modes, program initiation from a teach pendant, and program recovery. The cost of this seminar is $250 and the class number is 66694.

The second seminar being offered is Robotics–Intro to Programming. This seminar will be held on Friday, December 8 and Friday, December 15 from 7:30am-4:00pm. This seminar is designed for individuals who work closely with Fanuc robots and require a better understanding of the robot program. Participants will discuss robot safety, tool frames, job frames, and saving and recovery Fanuc robot controller memory. Lab experiences will include creating tool frames, creating user frames and starting a program. Students will also learn how to save and recover programs they have created. The cost of this seminar is $475 and the class number is 66695.

The third seminar in the series is Robotics–Programming. This seminar will be held on Monday, January 15; Tuesday, January 16; and Wednesday, January 17. This seminar is a continuation of the Intro to Programming seminar. Participants will learn how to utilize tool and user frames in programs, experiment with recreating frames to adjust programs, work with editing commands, position registers and registers to count, and loop lines within a program. Students need to take Robotics-Intro to Programming prior to taking this class. The cost of this seminar is $675 and the class number is 23357.

To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit gotoltc.edu/seminars or call Ruth Semph at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at ruth.semph@gotoltc.edu.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 10,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.

LTC is a nationally recognized technical college. The college was ranked the #2 two-year college in the nation for adult learners by Washington Monthly, the #17 trade school in the nation by Forbes, #11 in the nation for two-year college educational outcomes by WalletHub.com, a top 150 two-year college for the fifth consecutive time by the Aspen Institute, and a top 10 Bellwether Award finalist for two consecutive years.

Approximately 800 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn a median salary of $47,800* per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at additional sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.

*Source: 2019 LTC Graduate Outcomes report, 795 graduates contacted to complete the survey; 508 graduates or 64% completed the survey.

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