RCJA Workshops

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Queensland

For details of workshops in Queensland, visit the Queensland Workshops page. Below is a summary of these workshops. 

Event Name

Date

Intro to OnStage and Rescue Line Workshop
Moreton Bay Colleges, Manly 
3rd April 2019
Intro to Rescue Line Workshop
Moreton Bay Colleges, Manly 
3rd April 2019
REGIONAL WORKSHOP SERIES
CAIRNS - School of Distance Education
23 April 2019
REGIONAL WORKSHOP SERIES
TOWNSVILLE - Annandale Christian College
24 April 2019
REGIONAL WORKSHOP SERIES
BUNDABERG - Bundaberg East State School
26 April 2019
REGIONAL WORKSHOP SERIES
HERVEY BAY - Bayside Christian College
27 April 2019
Darling Downs Pre-comp Workshop
Faith Lutheran College Plainlands
20 May 2019
Introduction to Rescue Maze Workshop
Iona College, Lindum 
May 2019

Western Australia 2018

2018 Mentor Briefing - Thursday 22 February

Venue: Scitech

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Rescue Maze Workshop - Thursday 8 March

Venue: Sacred Heart College

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Rescue Line Workshop - Thursday 15 March

Venue: All Saints College

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Soccer Workshop - Thursday 22 March

Venue: Sacred Heart College

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Dance Workshop - Thursday 29 March

Venue: All Saints College

Time: 4:30pm - 6:00pm

South Australia 2019

Calendar of events for 2019

(Will be updated as events are locked in)

Date Event Location

 

 

Wedesday 3rd April 2019

 

 

Introductory Robotics Workshops - Southern Suburbs 

 

Some equipment will be provided on the day (robots and computers) but feel free to bring your own with the MIndstorms program uploaded

Cost - free

Cardijn College (Goldsmith Drive, Noarlunga Downs)

4pm - 5:45pm

     
     
     
     
     
     
     
19th August (T3)  RoboCup Junior SA State Competition ($35 per team registered) EDC, Hindmarsh
     

 

 

 

Victoria

Please note the workshops below are intended for mentors and as such it generally not appropiate for students to attend.

Getting Started with RoboCup Junior (Horsham)

In this for the first time RoboCup Junior Workshop in Horsham, participants will learn about what RoboCup Junior is, about each of the OnStage, Rescue & Soccer challenges, and how easy it is to get started with in the classroom and prepare for bringing students along to an event for the first time.

Time and Date: 9am to 1:30pm, Friday 22nd March, 2019
Venue: Holy Trinity Lutheran College, 25 Trinity Drive, Horsham, VIC, 3400
Fee: $100 per participant, including GST
Registrations Close: Monday 18th March, 2019 (Late registrations can be accepted)
Registrations and Enquiries: Adam Engert, adam.engert@htlc.vic.edu.au
What to Bring: Robot kit (if you have one, built and/or programmed or not) and Laptop (if bringing robot)

Introduction to RoboCup Junior Rescue & Soccer

In this five hour workshop these workshops will introduce teachers to the building, programming and competition logistics associated with RCJV Rescue & Soccer. It is open to all teachers who, upon request, may bring one or two especially interested students (subject to numbers). Feel free to bring along anything you may have built or programmed to show off and work on at the workshop. If you are just starting out, please try to bring along a robot that has been built according to the guide linked here (for Rescue), including additional sensors, which will make for an excellent starting point. If getting started with Soccer, please click here to open a PDF guide to creating your starter robot. The arms are not required if you don't have the extra motors available.

Time and Date: 10am to 3pm, Friday 15th March, 2019
Venue: St Paul's Anglican Grammar Shool, 150 Bowen Street, Warragul
Fee: $100 per participant, including GST
Registrations Close: Monday 11th March, 2019 (Late registrations can be accepted)
Registrations and Enquiries: Email Traceye Rapinett, trapinett@stpaulsags.vic.edu.au
What to Bring: Robot kit (if you have one, built and/or programmed or not) and Laptop (if bringing robot)

Getting Started with RoboCup Junior

In this two hour workshop, we will discuss the basics of getting started with RoboCup Junior, including introducing the challenges and their divisions, provide guidance on equipment and discuss how to prepare your students and what to expect on the competition day. Following this, participants will split into groups for each challenge to get hands on with the robot construction and programming. This workshop is designed for beginners, and no prior robotics or RoboCup Junior experience is necessary. Refreshments and certificate of attendance will be provided, and there will be many highly experienced RoboCup Junior veterans there to guide your learning.

Time and Date: 5pm to 7pm, Friday 22nd March, 2019
Venue: The University of Melbourne, Engineering Block C (Building 174), Room 428(Collaborative Learning Space), Parkville (registered participants will be emailed access details prior to the workshop)
Fee: $20 per participant, including GST
Registrations Close: Monday 18th March, 2019 (Late registrations can be accepted)
Registrations and Enquiries: Email Traceye Rapinett, trapinett@stpaulsags.vic.edu.au
What to Bring: Robot kit (if you have one, built and/or programmed or not) and Laptop (if bringing robot)

The Next Steps with RoboCup Junior

In this two hour workshop, we will split into challenge groups to launch straight into the construction and programming of the robots. This is a great opportunity to continue your learning following the first workshop and bring along your or your students robots thus far so we can give you some help, tips and assistance. Of course, if you haven't attended the first workshop, you are still more than welcome to come along. Refreshments and certificate of attendance will be provided, and there will be many highly experienced RoboCup Junior veterans there to guide your learning.

Time and Date: 5pm to 7pm, Friday 3rd May, 2019
Venue: The University of Melbourne, Engineering Block C (Building 174), Room 428 (Collaborative Learning Space), Parkville (registered participants will be emailed access details prior to the workshop)
Fee: $20 per participant, including GST
Registrations Close: Monday 29th April, 2019 (Late registrations can be accepted)
Registrations and Enquiries: Email Traceye Rapinett, trapinett@stpaulsags.vic.edu.au
What to Bring: Robot kit (if you have one, built and/or programmed or not) and Laptop (if bringing robot)