Robo Academy

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Robo Academy

Held on the Curtin Perth Campus, Robo Academy explores the fun of robotics using LEGO at three levels: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced. Each workshop runs for 2 days, 10am to 3pm. Recommended ages are 8-15 years old. Workshops are run by Curtin FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) mentors and students, and all money raised goes towards the Curtin FRC 2020 Season.

Venue: Curtin University, Engineering Pavilion, Building 215.
Lunch: Bring your own
Beginner: Ever wanted to know how to build a robot? Come along to the Beginner session where you’ll learn how to use Lego Mindstorms from the ground up! No experience required.
Intermediate: Have you worked with Lego Mindstorms before? Do you want to learn more? Our Intermediate sessions will test and improve on your programming and robot building skills!
Advanced: This workshop will have you testing your skills on the computer to learn even more controls with the Lego Mindstorms! Build your robot to be even better than before…


  • Beginner class: $120ea (including GST) – max 20
  • Intermediate class: $150ea (including GST) – max 20
  • Advanced class: $180ea (including GST) – max 20

Dates for 2021

  • 5th & 6th April, 8th & 9th April
  • 5th & 6th July, 8th & 9th July
  • 2nd & 3rd October (weekend session)

Book here for the upcoming Robo Academy sessions

Robo Academy