Programming Onboarding

Tools Installation

Follow these steps on your home computer or a team computer that hasn’t been set up. They won’t work on a chromebook.

  1. Install PyCharm Community Edition
  2. Install Git


  1. Make a GitHub account.
  2. Have the programming team lead add you to the GitHub organization.


Follow the Python 3 tutorial. You should understand the basic syntax of the language, if statements, loops, and functions. Everything else can be learned mostly on the fly, but continue learning. Classes and objects are especially important.