Programming Resources

Content Type: FIRST Tech Challenge
Aug. 14 2019

Resources to help teams learn about programming, and how to program their FIRST Tech Challenge robots. 

 

Control System Advisor

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 19 2019

The Control System Advisor assists teams with Robot Control System-related issues

Supplemental Resources, a Partnership with The Compass Alliance

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jan. 07 2019

White Paper: Analysis ESD Mitigation by Eric Chin

Content Type: FIRST Tech Challenge
Sep. 18 2018

This white paper, written by FIRST alumnus Eric Chin discusses electrostatic discharge effects,

Robot Building Resources

Content Type: FIRST Tech Challenge
Sep. 12 2018

This section contains resources for FIRST Tech Challenge teams specific to designing and building the robot.

Challenge, Updates, & Resources

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League
May. 14 2018

Challenge, Updates, and Resources.

Challenge & Resources

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League Jr.
May. 14 2018

Resources for the season. 

Pneumatics Manual

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jan. 13 2016

2017 Pneumatics Manual

Electrical & Software Resources

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Nov. 16 2015

Control System and Programming Documentation - this link to the WPI Robotics Resource Center (WPILib) offers an extensive collection of resources. Here is a sampling of resources and search terms for WPILib:

PTC for FRC KOP

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Oct. 20 2015

PTC is pleased to announce the release of PTC Creo 3.0 for FIRST teams! PTC Creo 3.0 is 3D CAD software available to all FIRST teams providing the opportunity to design, assemble, and test your robot in a virtual environment before starting physical prototypes or build.