RESOURCE LIBRARY

Master of Ceremonies (Emcee)

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Master of Ceremonies (aka MC or Emcee) is the individual primarily responsible for setting the tone of the competition. He/she creates and sustains an exciting and fun atmosphere throughout the event; embodies the spirit of FIRST and is the consummate FIRST ambassador. 

Game Announcer

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The Game Announcer for FIRST Robotics Competition is a Key Volunteer position. They work as part of a team with the Master of Ceremonies to energize the teams and spectators to generate interest and enthusiasm throughout the matches.

FIRST Technical Advisor Assistant (FTAA)

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

The FIRST Technical Advisor Assistant (FTAA) helps keep the FIRST Robotics Competition field and event running smoothly and works in collaboration with the FIRST Technical Advisor (FTA).

Field Supervisor

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Jul. 25 2017

Field Supervisor for FIRST Robotics Competition is a Key Volunteer position. They supervise field assembly and disassembly in collaboration with the FIRST Technical Advisor (FTA).

Webcast Operator

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Mar. 15 2017

The webcast operator volunteer role for the FIRST Robotics Competition operates FIRST Webcast Unit, creating a live video stream for engagement outside the arena. Work under the direction of the FIRST Tech Advisor (FTA). Create an exciting, cohesive experience for web spectators, and create an archive for teams to re-live the event.

Team Contact Responsibilities and Resources

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Nov. 15 2016

Do you wonder what all those Contact Types are in the Team Registration System? Recommendations here are about what each role is intended to do.

Emcee and Game Announcer Training Material

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 16 2016

Training Materials for the Master of Ceremonies and Game Announcer volunteer roles for FIRST Robotics Competition.

Volunteer Registration Supervisor

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 10 2016

This volunteer in this role ensures the successful implementation of the event volunteer registration process for FIRST Robotics Competition events.

Volunteer Lounge Monitor

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 10 2016

The Volunteer Lounge Monitor volunteer role is a crowd control position

VIP and Media Check-in Table

Content Type: Volunteer
Program: FIRST Robotics Competition
Feb. 10 2016

The VIP and Media Check-in Table role for FIRST Robotics Competition assists VIPs attending the event. They facilitate positive VIP and Media experience at the event. There may be separate volunteer positions and tables for VIP and Media; to be determined by Planning Committee.