This course is for students who are wanting to join our First
Tech Challenge teams. If your student is interested in technology
and engineering, FTC is a great competition. Look at
for more information about the competition and you may also visit
This course is suitable for students in middle school and high school. Students will learn engineering skills
for FTC, like robot design and programming,
and Engineering Design Process.
What Students Learn:
- Build Robot's Drive Base using FIRST Tech Challenge specified hardware.
- Program the Drive Base using Java (drag and drop) program.
- Add Robot controller and Driver station to wirelessly operate using Logitech controller.
- Learn how to program DC motor using encoder.
- Learn how to program a Servo motor.
- Students will learn how to program touch sensor and IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit) sensor
- Engineering Design Process
- This is a beginners course and no prior robotic or coding experience is required.
- For students going into 6th grade and above
- Hardware: REV Robotics controller
- In-Person class and students need to wear Mask
- Programming Language: Java programming (Drop and Drop/Block Programming)
- Course Fee: $450.00 for 10 classes
- Registration Fee: $50.00 (non-refundable)
- Duration: 20 hrs
- Student-Teacher ratio: 6:1
- Course Duration: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
- Monday to Friday from August 1st to August 12th
- Number of Sessions: 10