FIRST One-Day Programs

All day camps are held at the Kettering University FIRST Robotic Community Center. Need-based scholarships are available and may be applied if student qualifies for free/reduced school lunches. Each student receives a T-shirt. 

Drop Off is no more than 15 minutes before class starts. Pick Up is no more than 15 minutes after class ends. Bring a lunch, unless otherwise noted. 

FIRST Tech Challenge Android Studio Java Programming

2019 dates will be announced in January 2019. Please check then for date and registration information.

Program a pre-constructed FTC Robot and write an autonomous program.

Program Fee: $80

Grades: 7-8


Beginning/Intermediate Machine Certification

2019 dates will be announced in January 2019. Please check then for date and registration information.

Learn how to properly use the following with a robot-related project: tape measure, marker, caliper, square, hacksaw, metal benders, drill, drill press, grinders, band saw, Dremel and cold saw.

Program Fee: $50

Grades: 9-12


Intermediate/Advanced Machine Certification

2019 dates will be announced in January 2019. Please check then for date and registration information.

Learn how to properly use the following with robot-related projects: lathe, mill and an introduction to aluminum welding.

Program Fee: $90

Grades: 9-12