The education office of Padawan (PPD Padawan) organized a robotics training and briefing session in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Matang Jaya today.

The session was lead by state Robotics trainer Mr Azli from Sasbadi Sdn Bhd in which he touched on the rules and regulations of the state level National Robotics Competition which will be held in Miri this coming June.

Among the schools attending are SMK Matang Jaya, SMK Tun Abdul Razak, SMK Siburan, SMV Matang, SMK Batu Kawah, SMK Padawan and SMK Matang Hilir.  The one day session allowed participating schools to learn more on the competition with some trying out the playing field which will be used.

The National Robotics Competition (NRC) is a yearly competition organized by the Ministry of Education, in which the winner will represent Malaysia in the World Robotics Olympiad (WRO).  At the national level, teams are selected from winners of local competitions which is held in every state.

This year’s WRO will be held in Malaysia.

Photo above showing Mr Azli giving his briefing.