Machine Tending Educational Cell

  • Qualifies for FANUC educational CERT program
  • Integrated with FANUC Robot and Robodrill
  • Utilizes a FANUC LR Mate 200iD/7L
  • Fits through a 36” doorway (w/out Robodrill)
  • Options iRVision, Fenced or Fenceless, Toolbox

What can I do with an MTEC?


FANUC Robotics Courses:

  • Handling Tool Operation and Programming
  • Handling PRO
  • iR Vision 2D
  • Advanced TPP
  • DCS
  • Robodrill Maintenance


CNC Concepts Courses:

  • Machining, Programming, Setup, and Operation
  • Turning, Programming, Setup, and Operation


APT Integration Courses:

  • Intermediate Concepts: Maintenance and Troubleshooting of Industrial Equipment
  • Introduction to Industrial Automation and Integration
  • Basic Integration Labs: PLC, HMI, Robot, Ancillary Components
  • Robot to CNC: Integration Fundamentals and Labs
  • Safety Systems, Standard Design, and Application

Career Paths and Certifications

Career Paths:

  • FANUC Robot Operator – Material Handling
  • FANUC Robot Technician
  • CNC Operator
  • CNC Machine Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • PLC/Controls Technician
  • Industrial Controls Integrator
  • Robot Integrator

NOCTI Certifications:

  • FCR-01 (FANUC Certified Operator 1) – Written
  • FCR-02 (FANUC Certified Operator 2) – Performance
  • FCR-T1 (FANUC Certified Robot Technician 2)


NIMS Certifications:

  • CNC Mill Programming Setup and Operation
  • CNC Mill Operations


Material Handling (MH) CERT Instructor Training and Tool Kit

  • (1) online seat to take CERT Cart Safety Features web course
  • (1) online seat to take Robot Operations web course
  • (1) online seat to take HandlingTool or ArcTool Operation and Programming web course
  • (1) online seat to take HandlingPRO or WeldPRO web course
  • (1) seat to take a live HandlingTool or ArcTool Operation and Programming class at a FANUC facility
  • (1) ROBOGUIDE Simulation Software license
  • (1) FANUC Robot Operations Manual
  • (1) FANUC HandlingTool or ArcTool Operations and Programming Manual
  • (1) FANUC HandlingPRO (ROBOGUIDE Simulation) Manual

Material Handling (MH) CERT School Comprehensive Educational Package

  • (25) online seat to take Robot Operations web course
  • (25) online seat to take HandlingTool or ArcTool Operation and Programming web course
  • (25) online seat to take HandlingPRO or WeldPRO web course
  • (25) ROBOGUIDE Simulation Software license

*FANUC Education Grant available for new Educational Institutes. Work with reseller to confirm details.


  • Communication between Robot and CNC
  • Robot pick area guarded 3 sides on the cart
  • Safety interlocked access door to robot work area
  • Three color beacon operation indicator light
  • “Safe Load” parts blank drawer with part locating template for NIMS block or dual conveyor in/out for parts blanks
  • Single 2 jaw EOAT for NIMS mill block (3/4” x 2-1/2” x 3-1/2” aluminum, 50 pcs included)



  • Modular Robot Cart
  • Welded Steel Construction
  • Fits through standard doorway
  • Fold up worktable for laptop, test book, etc.
  • Swivel casters with brakes and rotation lock

  • FANUC R30iB Plus Robot Controller
  • FANUC LR Mate 200iD/7L Long Arm 6 axis robot
  • 2D iRVision Optional

FANUC’s new R-30iB Plus Robot Controllers feature the new iPendant with enhanced screen resolution and processing capability. The new user interface, iHMI, can display guides for setup and programming, as well as tutorials from the main home page which has a design common to FANUC CNCs, enabling easier use of robots. Using the programming guide, even first-time robot users can create a program for a simple handling task and execute it in just 30 minutes! Easier usage also improves efficiency by facilitating system setup and maintenance.

FANUC’s CNC certification is an industry certification We offer many options for the student to obtain this certification. The FANUC Robodrill and simulators along with any CNC machine that has the FANUC controls. FANUC offers the school instructor FANUC training, they can also use the FANUC approved curriculum.

There is a letter issued to the student upon completion to say they are certified. For the instructor there is a certificate template that can use to issue the student certificates.

Additional Items

CNC Mill Work Holding Kit Includes:

  • Pneumatic two jaw, self-centering, vise. Overall footprint of the vise is 6” X 6” and can be attached to the CNC mill table using T-Nuts.
  • Set of vise jaws will be cut to hold the NIMS mill block blank included with the MTEC.
  • Additional set of unmodified soft jaws that the end user can cut to suit their needs.
  • The vise is activated by a standard 24 VDC pneumatic valve supplied with the vise kit.
  • The kit will come with the required fittings for the vise and valve, and a length of ¼’ OD air tubing to be routed from the CNC to the activation valve.

Starter Kit for BT30 Robodrills Machines (Includes 1 each):

  • BT30 taper shank holder with ER20 collet nut
  • C Style BT30 Taper 45° Retention knob
  • 3/8″ ER20 ER Collet
  • ER20 Collet Nut Wrench
  • BT30 Tightening Fixture


  • iRVision, Fenced or Fenceless, Toolbox, Air compressor

Watch it in Action

Application Photos


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