Our vision is for every student in Southwestern PA to understand, explore and consider manufacturing as a viable career option. BotsIQ provides an exciting, hands-on experience through business/education partnerships to build the current and future workforce needed by the manufacturing industry.
As a workforce development initiative of the Pittsburgh Chapter National Tooling & Machining Foundation, BotsIQ offers exciting, hands-on programs that connect students to in-demand manufacturing careers. All programs are aligned with industry’s needs and provide opportunities for students to partner with professionals in a variety of manufacturing and STEM careers.
Complete industry coursework from Tooling U-SME, SolidProfessor, or Mastercam University.
BotsIQ Academy School Registration Form
These handouts are additional activities to use with BotsIQ’s Intro to Manufacturing Course in Tooling U-SME.
BotsIQ Academy – Intro to Manufacturing Course Handouts
The Assembly Line Challenge encourages students to design and create a Chain Reaction/Rube Goldberg using common, everyday items.
Challenge your student’s to design and create solutions to the BotsIQ Upcycle Challenge using common, everyday items!
Visit: www.botsiqpa.org/upcycle-challenge for more details!
Explore the world of 3D design and modeling using Autodesk Tinkercad and the Virtual Design Challenge.
More details coming soon!
Check out this website for more online resources to enhance your students’ technical knowledge and skills.