Training Resources

General Training Resources

Training Class References and Materials – This site contains the reference materials used for CAD Training, Animation Training, and Programming and Controls Training.

WPI First Resource Center – This site provides training in both technical and organizational aspects of managing a FIRST Robotics team.

Competition Manual and Related Documents – FIRST updates the Competition Manual each year with information related to the specific game.

Robotics Reference Guide – This site bills itself as “A reference guide for robotics enthusiasts.” It discusses robotics history and features links to many robotics related websites.

CAD Resources

FIRST CAD Resources – This link provides team members instructions on acquiring free subscriptions to Autodesk and PTC softwares.

Autodesk Support – This is the Autodesk Education Community website.

Video Resources

The Blue Alliance – The Blue Alliance offers video tutorials and competition match archives to give you resources needed to succeed.