Teaching New Students

FIRST is a continuing learning and education opportunity. Some of the key areas for new member training can include:

Safety – Safety is critical for all team members. Power tools, machines, electricity, energy storing divides, and 120 pound robots can be dangerous if not understood and used properly. Part of safety includes training on the equipment and its’ operation.

The FIRST safety video is updated with each game and can be seen here:
2016 Safety Video www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc/safety-video-and-manual

Team History
Teaching your team history will help continue the legacy of your program

Machine training can include:

  • Hand Tools
  • Mill
  • Lathe
  • Drills, Drill Press
  • Welding
  • Hand Saws, Power Saws

Programming Tools

Electrical Components

Motors

Pneumatics

CAD Tools

Website Programming

Photography