FTC Team Resources

PARTS, HARDWARE & SOFTWARE

DIY FIELD PERIMETER BUILDING INSTRUCTIONS
A good cost effective field perimeter alterative. 

ANDYMARK
Order seasonal game elements, field perimeter, robot parts

TETRIX by PITSCO
Need more parts? This is the place to order genuine Tetrix products.

PTC SOFTWARE
Free for FIRST teams: Creo, Mathcad Prime & Windchill

3D PRINTING
FTC teams have access to a 3D printer at Leonardo's Basement.

FIRST PROGRAMMING RESOURCES
Not sure where to start? Tutorials for Blocks, JAVA, Andriod Studio and more.

FIRST BUILDING RESOURCES
Sensors, Build Guides, Wiring and Technology Resources


lsTEAM FORUMS AND BLOGS

FIRST FTC Robotics Forum - This global forum is for FTC teams to connect with teams, ask questions, and receive game clarification.

FTC Blog
Check out Timm Huffman's official FIRST Tech Challenge blog.

FTC Google+ Hangouts
During the FTC Season FIRST will offer a series of monthly team training and information.

Chiefdelphi FTC Forums
A place where both FTC and FRC teams meet online to discuss all aspects of the FIRST competitions.

FIRST Team Resources
Team resources page for FTC teams. 


MENTOR TRANING AND FORUMS

Non-Engineering Mentor Organization (NEMO)
A group of mentors that promotes all of the non-engineering areas of running a FIRST team. Make sure to check out their resources page!

FTC Mentor Training for Rookies
This 8 part video tutorial is quick start guide is designed for rookie FTC mentors. 

FTC Mentor Manual
Everything a mentor needs to know about FTC!