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Become a Robotics Academy Certified Instructor

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NXT Student Certification Version Advanced NBWe are extremely excited to announce our new teacher certification courses! A “Robotics Academy Certified Instructor” is officially certified by Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Academy.  The certification will provide an official and public recognition of your competencies and capabilities to teach, program, and troubleshoot educational robots. Check out our most recent video that gives you some more details …

 

 

 

 


Contact training@rec.ri.cmu.edu

to learn more!

FAQ:

  • What is the certification?
    • The certification is proof from a robotics education world leader that you know how to program and troubleshoot robots.
  • Does this course offer college credit?
    • The course offers continuing education credit and documents that you have participated in 36 hours worth of instruction at Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Academy.  It is not a college credit course.
  • What happens if I don’t pass the certification test?
    • The certification test is offered after you complete the course.  If you don’t pass the certification test, you will have the opportunity to retake the exam one month later.
  • Can I use Robot Virtual Worlds in my classroom?
  • How do I register for the course?
  • Does the Robotics Academy take Purchase Orders?
    • Yes.
  • When should I register?
    • As soon as possible. The courses are limited to 24 students per class and will fill up quickly.
  • When are courses offered?

July – August 2014

ROBOTC Online Training for VEX CORTEX @ Online
July 28, 2014 – August 1, 2014 all-day
ROBOTC Online Training for  VEX CORTEX @ Online
Web-based teacher training where you learn to teach programming and STEM using robotics. Tuition includes online access to ROBOTC Video Trainer for CORTEX.   July 28th [...]
ROBOTC Training for LEGO / TETRIX @ NREC
July 28, 2014 – August 1, 2014 all-day
ROBOTC Training for LEGO / TETRIX @ NREC | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
5 days of on-site, hands-on training where you will learn how to teach using ROBOTC to program LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 and NXT Robots. Classes fill [...]
ROBOTC Training for CORTEX @ NREC
August 4, 2014 – August 8, 2014 all-day
ROBOTC Training for CORTEX @ NREC | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
5 days of on-site, hands-on training where you will learn how to teach using ROBOTC. New VEX hardware that you will learn to use includes the [...]
EV3 On-Site Professional Development @ NREC
August 11, 2014 – August 15, 2014 all-day
EV3 On-Site Professional Development @ NREC | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States
5 days of on-site, hands-on training where you learn how to teach using robotics  and LEGO’s EV3 programming software. Classes fill up rapidly. Register early [...]
ROBOTC Online Training for VEX IQ @ Online
August 11, 2014 – August 15, 2014 all-day
ROBOTC Online Training for VEX IQ @ Online
Web-based teacher training where you learn to teach programming and STEM using robotics. August 11th – 15th, 2014 Monday – Friday for 1 Week 3-5:00pm [...]

Written by Cara Friez

March 28th, 2013 at 3:47 pm