The mission of Codi is to use coding and digital skills to enable inclusion and employment, and as a catalyst for social innovation and diversity.

The programme is a combination between a coding bootcamp and a leadership course. It is based in Beirut and its mission is to get marginalised youth to participate in the growing needs of the local ICT and software sector.

Free School of Programming:

Codi is a free school of programming for people who have a passion for digital and want to build a career in technology but cannot pursue a traditional university education. It is the first training centre to foster digital and technical skills for this youth in Lebanon.

Intensive 6-months Course:

Codi, based in Beirut, offers a free and intensive 6-months programme to become full-stack web developers (front and back end), digital project managers… and many other digital professions which are in high demand today.

Computer Literacy 2-month Course:

This programme, certified by, is open to everyone but primarily targeted to youth, who are not currently employed, with little academic background, and otherwise marginalized from society (incl. refugees).

Codi at a glance

Next Session Date (approx.) June/July 2020
Eligibility Criteria
  • Over 17 years old,
  • Very motivated, passionate about all things digital and have an appetite to work in teams
Benefits Provided for Attendees
  • Free School of Programming
  • Intensive 6-months Course
  • Open to everyone
Participation Fees None
Program Duration 6 months