Build your own future!

Are you ready to dive into the world of innovation, technology, and teamwork? 

FIRST Team 1305 is eager to welcome passionate and curious students to join our dynamic robotics team. No need to worry about what you don't know. This adventure is about learning. We invite everyone to come learn with us!

Why Join FIRST Team 1305?

Hands-On Experience: Get practical experience in designing, building, and programming robots. Work with cutting-edge technology and see your ideas come to life.

Learn from Experts: Our dedicated volunteer mentors will guide you every step of the way. Gain skills in engineering, coding, and mechanics, as well as in marketing, business, and project management.

Compete and Collaborate: Participate in thrilling FIRST competitions, where you’ll collaborate with other talented teams. Meet new people and make friendships that will last the rest of your life!

Build Your Future: The skills and experiences you gain with us will set you up for success in your academic and professional life. Our alumni have gone on to excel in STEM fields and beyond! Students in FIRST gain a major edge over other applicants when applying to colleges and universities.

When do we meet?

Each student creates their own schedule based on when the build room is open (schedule below). 

Our golden rule is school & family come first.

However, we encourage you to participate as much as you can. The more you engage, the more you'll grow, and remember, 

Commitment creates greatness! 

How much does it cost?

It's free!

Joining the team and participating in weekly activities is completely free. 

If you wish to participate in competitions and community outreach events, then a team shirt must be purchased for $45.

There are additional costs to participate in out of town competitions for transportation, hotel & meals. 

Build Room Schedule

Our build room is often open! 

There is no obligation for students to attend each day - build your schedule!

Off-Season (May-December)

Monday 6:00-9:00 pm

Build Season (January - April)

Monday-Thursday: 6:00-9:00

Friday: Not open

Saturday: 10:00-6:00

Sunday: 12:00-6:00

Build Room Location

Thanks to our ongoing partnership with Canadore College they graciously host our build room and meeting rooms at Canadore College Commerce Court Campus (C5) at 60 Commerce Crescent, North Bay, ON P1A 0B4