# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Industrial Robotics Technology (8558/36 weeks, 280 hours)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Industrial Robotics Technology (8558/36 weeks, 280 hours)

Suggested Grade Levels: 11–12 (36 weeks, 280 hours)

This course provides instruction in programming robots used in assembly and manufacturing settings. Students will work with various power systems while acquiring machining, welding, and system engineering skills. This course leads to industry certification options, including the general industry OSHA 10 card, to further validate their mastery of related skills.

Industry Certifications

This course may assist the student in preparing for the following certification examinations, national assessments, or licensure examinations approved by the Virginia Board of Education:

  • College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
  • Customer Service Examination
  • Customer Service Specialist (CSS) Examination
  • Manufacturing Specialist Certification Examination
  • Manufacturing Technician Level I Certification Examination
  • Mechatronic Systems Certification Examinations
  • Mechatronics Level 1 Assessment
  • National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
  • Pre-Manufacturing Technician I (PreMT1) Examination
  • Professional Communications Certification Examination
  • Robotics and Automation Examination
  • Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination

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