Instructor-Led Docker Hackathon

  • 16 hours of instructor-led Hackathon including 5 hours of presentations and demos
  • Hands-on learning of development, test and deployment of docker-based applications.
  • Learn main features of the latest version of Docker
  • Follow-ups are included
16 Hours of hands-on training12 Challenges2 End-to-end projects

Main Objectives

Learn what is Docker, when to use it and why to use it.
Docker Images
You will build images, design and write complex dockerfiles.
There are multiple options for storing data in docker. Learn and try them.
Networking and Security
Use default and more complex networking.
Advanced Docker
Control resources used by Docker and use other advanced techniques.
Best Practices and Troubleshooting
Learn from experts how to use docker, write dockerfiles etc.


Two days


Any programming experience in any language

Topics Covered

  • Fundamentals
    • Overview of Containers
    • Overview of Docker
    • Namespaces
  • Docker Images
    • Introduction
    • Dockerfile Syntax
    • Multi-Project Dockerfiles
  • Storage
    • Docker Storage
    • DeviceMapper
    • Volumes
  • Networking
    • Docker Networking
    • Load Balancing
  • Orchestration
    • Docker Registry
    • Basics of Kubernetes
  • Security
  • Best Practices
  • Troubleshooting

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Why Our Hackathon?

Get Hands-on Skills

1/3 of the time is spent on lectures
2/3 is spent practicing!

Get Help

Several helpers are ready to assist anyone who is stuck at a challenge, not sure where to start or has other questions . The head instructor provides guidance to the participants, explains the main concepts.

Online or In-Person

We run both online and in-person hackathons. The material doesn’t change, the challenges are the same. We can adjust the hours for the online hackathon to make sure that everyone is actively engaged.

Learn more about how we’re different

Multiple Locations

We run hackathons in Canada, US and Mexico. Recent locations:


  • Toronto
  • Montreal
  • Vancouver
  • Calgary


  • New York
  • Washington
  • Houston
  • Salt Lake City


Every participant gets a verifiable certificate at the end of the hackathon.


One follow-up for every day of hackathon is included. It will help you with setting up best practices in the team and refreshing your knowledge. We will also answer any of your questions.

Hackathon Schedule

Hackathon is a full day event. It runs from 8:30 to 5 with a break for lunch. Usually 1 to 2:30 hours is spent on lectures, the rest of the day is devoted to challenges.

No Installation Required

Challenges are done using our environment. Participants only need a computer with a browser.

Other Hackathons

Please check available hackathons page