CoderDojo is an open source, volunteer-led not-for-profit community.

CoderDojo is a global movement of coding clubs (Dojos) for young people between 7 and 17

What We Do

Problem Solving

As well as coding, the youngsters learn valuable ‘soft’ skills that enhance their life chances and future employability, Collaboration and teamwork, Confidence building, Creative problem solving Logical thinking, Presentation skills, Communication skills, Mentoring skills.

Informal Learning

Young people have the opportunity to explore technology in an enjoyable and low pressure environment with the help of role models and leadership by volunteers from the technology industry

Have Fun while Exploring Technology
At CoderDojo we aim to encourage young coders to aspire to be the next generation of professional coders. Coding is the language of the future.

About Us

CoderDojo is a global movement of free, volunteer-led, community-based programming clubs for young people.

Anyone aged seven to seventeen can visit a Dojo where they can learn to code, build a website, create an app or a game, and explore technology in an informal, creative, and social environment.

Within the CoderDojo Movement there is a focus on peer learning, youth mentoring and self-led learning.

We aim to help young people realise that they can build a positive future through coding and community.


We run regular dojos (code clubs) for young people age 7 to 17. Our dojos are entirely run by tech savvy mentors and champions


Support New Hosts and Venues. Help with planning, logistics, promotion and ticketing Advice on room set-up and choice of activities Supply of coding project materials for different levels of ability Provision of experienced mentors to help lead initial sessions


Our sponsors and partners play a vital role in promoting CoderDojo movement.


have fun coding!

We have collected resources, produced by community members, partners and the Foundation itself, to get you started.