Introduction to DevOps

Course Objectives:

Students will walk away with a solid understanding of what DevOps is and how to implement common DevOps practices, including:

  • What is DevOps, and why is it importantUnderstanding the different DevOps principles
  • Understanding DevOps practices Continuous Integration
  • Test Automation
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Infrastructure as code
  • Monitoring
  • Microservices
  • Containerisation
  • Orchestration Pipelines
  • Transitioning to DevOps
  • Examples of DevOps in practice


The course is designed to give you a quick start to DevOps explaining what it entails and some of the different approaches to implementing it taken by companies round the world. You will begin to understand the practices used by the DevOps community and how you could use them.

The course is modular, flexible and highly interactive, with extensive hands-on examples. The course is split into 50% of theory and 50% of practical content.

Course Format

  • Two day course – 8 hours per day, 09:00 – 17:00
  • 90-minute online multiple choice certification exam


  • Basic understanding of Linux command line
  • Basic understanding of software delivery


  • Software Architects
  • Technical Project Managers
  • Build Engineers/Managers
  • Development and QA engineers
  • Platform Support/Administration Teams
  • Operations Engineers
  • Release Engineers
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