Introduction to Robotics


This practical workshop will allow participants to learn through a hands-on approach to gain an insight into different hardware options and operating systems for industrial robotics.

Based in our Bristol Robotics Laboratory, will get an overview of the robotics sector, through using three industrial robotic arms, with experienced technicians onsite to answer questions and provide demonstrations.


At the end of this module you will be able to:

  • Have an understanding of robots and robotics
  • Have developed simple programmes for a number of robots.

Hours for module: 8 hours
How will the module be taught: Blended
Location: Frenchay Campus, UWE Bristol.
Delivery sessions plan:
2 consecutive days delivered at Frenchay Campus
Audience for module: This course would suit someone wanting to improve knowledge in robotics, or factory floor personnel who might have input into acquisition of robots and automation.
Course leader: Farid Dailami, with over twenty years of experience in robotics, automation and manufacturing.
Good to know: Parking and refreshments will be provided.

Click here to download the module outline