The purpose of this course is to introduce students to 6-axis robots. Students learn basic programming and operation.

Training Schedule
August 13th – 16th 2018
October 22nd – 25th 2018

Robot Introduction

  • Robot Safety
  • Robot System
  • Coordinate systems
  • Jogging
  • Event Messages

Backup and Restore

  • Restoring
  • Restarting

Operation and Teaching Robots

  • Operation and Teaching Robots
  • Rev Counters
  • Tooldata
  • Work Objects
  • Robot Targets


  • Move statements
  • Creating and editing
  • PP to Main
  • Run Program keys

Programming Structure

  • Routines
  • Using Numbers
  • Decision making
  • Operator Interaction

Useful Basic Programming

  • Keeping Time
  • Circles
  • Offsets

Trevor Hall


Participant Profile

Technicians, Engineers,
Service Personnel,
Supervisory Personnel,
System Integrator

Course Type

Classroom setting, coach-conducted course that combines tutorial with practical exercises

Course Length

4 days

Next Class

August 13th – 16th 2018


House of Design facility
5465 E Terra Linda Way, Nampa, ID 83687

What People Are Saying

“The programming class at House of Design was great, I learned a lot. They really know their material and have the equipment available to make it a hands-on experience.”

Todd Hurst

HOD Programming I & II Student

Knowledge & Skills acquired:

Practice all areas of safety as they pertain to the robot. Properly startup, operate, and shut down the robot. Properly identify and recover from robot errors. Perform program storage and retrieval. Manual and program control of inputs and outputs. Edit programmed positions. Create a program with subroutine structure. Perform editing techniques. Program instructions, such as, output control, decision making, operator dialog, and clock. Define work objects.


Go beyond the basics and get additional training.

Robot Programming 2

The objective of this course is to expand upon basic programming principals. Move to offline programming and higher level concepts.

Robot Studio 1

This course covers the basics that you would need to know: controls, robot moves, programs, stations, tools, task frames, and more.

Ready to get started?

Get in touch with us to reserve your seat. Spaces are limited.

Which date are you interested in?

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Make your training destination a vacation

Hike the foothills, bike the Greenbelt, night ski at Bogus Basin and much more.

Places to Stay
Places to Eat
Places to Go

Ask about our House of Design discount for our host hotel.

Places to Stay

Holiday Inn Express – Nampa
Hampton Inn – Nampa
Best Western Plus – Nampa
Tru by Hilton – Meridian
My Place Hotel – Meridian
Hilton Garden Inn – Eagle
Hyatt Place – Boise
Hilton Garden Inn – Boise
Holiday Inn – Boise Airport
Inn at 500 – Boise


Place to Eat

Brick 29 Bistro (upscale farm to table)
Island Kine Grinds (Hawaiian food)
Idaho Pizza Company
Cafe Zupas (soups, salads, sandwiches)
Texas Roadhouse (steakhouse)
Panera Bread
Port of Subs
The Egg Factory
Cafe de Coco
Habit Burger


Places to Go

Table Rock
Julia Davis Park
Idaho Botanical Garden
Lucky Peak State Park
Boise Towne Square
Eagle Island State Park
Downtown Boise
Lake Lowell Park
The Village of Meridian
Nampa Gateway Center