Guides for instructors, trainers and workshop hosts

Here you can find various resources to help you with training in general and, more specifically, organising and teaching at Carpentry workshops.

Community Building

How to run a Software or a Data Carpentry boot camp - How to run a Software Carpentry boot camp - A boot camp is a workshop during which participants learn software skills based on shorts tutorials and hands-on practical exercises. This guide tells you everything you need to know about running your own boot camp.

Hosting a Software Carpentry boot camp: top tips 

What is Library Carpentry?

Top tips for instructors at a Software Carpentry boot camp

Top tips for helpers at a Software Carpentry boot camp

Instructor training

How I learned to stop worrying and started to love teaching software skills

Why the information profession needs Library Carpentry?