Coach/Mentor Resources

2017-2018 FIRST Tech Challenge Team Resources

Android Platform Resources

Review Intelitek’s tutorials for FIRST training (free to log in as a guest or create an account).

The training includes three modules:

  • Module 1: Hardware and Control System Connections
  • Module 2: App Inventor
  • Module 3: Android Studio

Recommended Kit Selections

Control & Communication Set 1 - $225

Moto G phones (2) & protective covers (2) ? USB Hub ? Micro to USB OTG Cable (2) USB 2.0 A Male to Mini-B Cable 1.5'

Electronics Modules and Sensors Set - $150

REV Robotics Expansion Hub ? Philips head screws (4pc) & nylock nuts (4pc) set ? Power Switch w/ bracket & XT to Tamiya adapter cable ? Color Sensor with cable ? Touch Sensor with cable ? Motor Power Cable (4) ? Logic Level Converter (3) ? Sensor Conversion Pig Tail Cable (1)

TETRIX FTC Competition Set  - $580 (not necessary for veteran teams)

A competition set is not required for veteran teams, unless need new building materials are needed. Rookie teams must choose a hardware platform, and we recommend this set.