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ABB IRC5 Operator Course

About This Course

Beneficial for robot operators and maintenance staff.
Instructor led online and physical classes with practical exercises.


On completion, participants will be able to perform:

Safe program operation.
FlexPendant operation.
Jog the robot with the Joystick.
Perform program reset.
Modify program positions.
Operate the Inputs and Outputs window
Backup and Restore system information.
Update revolution counters.

Requirements & Pre-requisites


11 Sections / 2 days

Safe working practices
Emergency stops and recovery
Enabling device
Modes of operation and Safety interlocks
Brake release and Pinch points
Collision awareness

Robot and external mechanical units
Operators panel and FlexPendant

Starting, stopping and stepwise program operation
The program Editor and Production windows
Teach, Test and Production operational modes
Override speeds
Continuous & Cycle running modes
Debug menu program reset

Joint axis and linear jogging
Tool Re-Orientation
Coordinate systems
Jog speed and incremental positioning

Error identification

The program Editor
Move instructions (MoveJ, MoveL)
Modifying Positions

Tool centre point appreciation

Workobject appreciation

Operating the Input Output window
Set, Reset and WaitDI Instructions

Backup and Restore

Updating Revolution counters

R4950.00 / Until Dec 2021

This Course Includes: