Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, Stuart, Virginia
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Industry 4.0 - PHCC's Festo Certifications - Postponed until further notice

Mar 19 - Apr 24

Patrick Henry Community College (212 Wood Brothers  - Stuart, VA  - 276-656-0326 

Industry 4.0 - Thursday, March 19-April 23, 12:00 Noon - 4:00 PM. As an introduction to Industry 4.0, this course aims to relay foundational information about Industry 4.0 and helps to establish a base upon which more detailed information regarding the topic can be layered. The course will introduce the various industrial revolutions and how Industry 4.0 the internet of things, smart factories, and cyber-physical systems are a disruption to the manufacturing industry and discusses the impact and implications that these advancements introduce. Robotics - Friday, March 20-April 24, 12:00 Noon until 4:00 PM. Today, and in the future, Robotics are becoming more and more common. From repetitive tasks to highly complex interaction with humans, robots can be found. This course is designed to expose students to the various types of robots and the various ways they can increase productivity in industrial applications. While these robots can replace low skilled human tasks, they require people with technical skills to program, operate, and maintain them. Upon completion of this course, students will have worked with various types and brands of robots-learning how to program, teach positions, and work safely with these critical elements of modern industry. Tuition: $350 for each course. You may be able to take advantage of partial reimbursement for training from the WPWDB. For more information, call Jeff Kohler at 276-656-0326.