Running a coderetreat is a challenging, but rewarding endeavour.
We're here to help you to make sure your coderetreat is an inspiring, inclusive and exciting event.

@alastairs presenting how he runs coderetreats

Live Trainings

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As always in the upcoming weeks for a Global Day Of Coderetreat, we'll host several live Q&A sessions for facilitators. Make sure you don't miss them by joining our meetup group and our channel #coderetreat on the Software Crafters Slack!

If you'd like to host a training session, please get in touch with us.

Recorded training sessions

preparación facilitadores

Hosting Training with Amir

Facilitation Training with Jim

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Latest episodes of Peter Kofler's podcast for coderetreat facilitators

  • 32: First time facilitation and helping participants (Jul 07, 2021)
    In this episode I will answer five quick questions: What kind of people will be at the Coderetreat? How to prepare for first time facilitation? How much should we help people during the session? How to deal with a pair of juniors who do not get ...

  • 31: Helping attendees into the day and then winding down and reflect (Jun 18, 2021)
    In this episode I am discussing with Amélie Cornélis about: How to help attendees get into the day - at the beginning of the event? How to help attendees wind down and reflect?

  • 30: Facilitation, typical constraints and advertising (Apr 19, 2021)
    The 30th episode with the following questions: During the day itself what kind of facilitation do you do? Which constraints to use on a typical Coderetreat? How to advertise your Coderetreat?

  • 29: Setup and facilitation of a remote MobRetreat (Feb 25, 2021)
    This is the second episode with Harald Reingruber about Mob Programming: What is your setup for remote mob- or ensemble programming? How to facilitate several remote mobs at once? Are you changing people from the mobs during the MobRetreat?

  • 28: How to keep schedule, including junior facilitators and TDD (Jan 27, 2021)
    In this episode I will answer the following questions: A Coderetreat is very busy. How do you keep the schedule? How to include a supporting or junior facilitator, e.g. from the hosting company? What is Test Driven Development? (Not really answering ...

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