RESOURCE LIBRARY

What’s FIRST? Brochure

Content Type: FIRST General
Aug. 09 2017

Build awareness and understanding of FIRST and stimulate interest with a high-level overview of the organization, Progression of Programs, impact

Collateral Code: FI012

Scorekeeper

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

Scorekeepers manage and operate the Field Management System (FMS) software for scoring and field control of FIRST Robotics Competition matches.

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).

Progression of Programs Overview

Content Type: FIRST General
Jun. 01 2017

An overview of FIRST Programs, including individual program details, costs, and team information.

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.

Start a FIRST LEGO League Jr. Team Infographic

Content Type: FIRST LEGO League Jr.
Mar. 14 2017

Quick-start guide for FIRST LEGO League Jr. teams

Psychology of the FIRST Experience

Content Type: FIRST General
Feb. 03 2017

Written by Vice Chairman, John Abele, to describe the ‘intangibles’ of why FIRST matters and how it works