Welcome to the Studica Robotics and FIRST® Robotics Canada documentation on the FIRST® Tech Challenge. Here you will find lots of information and tutorials on robotics related to FTC.


These docs are a work in progress.

Rookies Start Here

Rookies that are new to FTC should choose this section to get started.

Official Docs

Link to the official docs from FIRST®

Building System

All of the gushy Studica Robotics components explained in more detail.

Electronics and Wiring

Want to learn about the electronics and how to wire your robot? Well look no further.

Camp Bot

Want to build the camp bot and program it? Get the build and program guides here!

Basic Bot

Looking for a bit more excitement? Get the build and program guides for the basic bot here!


All you need to know about different drivetrains, arms, elevators, intakes, claws … and so on.


You can build the mechanism but it won’t do anything unless you program it. Learn how to program that arm or claw here.


Want to contribute to this project? Check out this section.

Teacher Aid

FTC Class Pack “Getting Started” Guide for Teachers.

Report an Issue

Spotted an issue in these docs, click here!


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