online devops course self-paced

DevOps Foundation (DOFD)

Discover how to rapidly create superior software solutions, surpass customer expectations, and outperform competitors.
  • Online video
  • Self-study
  • Bi-weekly Q&A
  • Online exam
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3,5 hours

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  • 1 year access
  • 3 years validity

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What you are going to learn

Start your DevOps journey with the Foundation exam

Digital product organizations are facing a new reality - they need to increase both profitability, speed and scope while matching a new level of customer expectations. The globally evolving DevOps movement is key to address this challenge to the modern enterprise.

The DevOps Foundation course establishes a common understanding of key DevOps terminology and emphasizes the benefits of DevOps for organizational success.

The course aims to establish a common vocabulary for DevOps and demonstrate how it can contribute to the success of an organization. Learners will be introduced to DevOps, a movement that emphasizes collaboration, communication, integration, and automation to streamline the flow of work between IT operations and software developers. By the end of the course, learners will have a solid understanding of DevOps and its benefits.

While not being a purely technical course, this course is designed to cater to a wide range of audiences. It aims to help business-oriented individuals understand microservices and containers while offering technical individuals an insight into the business value of DevOps.

It covers how DevOps can reduce costs and increase quality, agility, and support for business objectives and digital transformation initiatives.

Who will benefit most from this course?

  • People working in IT development, IT operations or IT service management
  • People who who require a basic understanding of DevOps principles
  • IT managers and other stakeholders who need to factor DevOps and Scrum into the way their organization develops products
  • IT professionals working within, or about to enter, an Agile Service Design Environment
  • Anyone who need a recognized foundational DevOps certification and wants to do it as an online self-study, such as:
  •  Automation Architects
  • Scrum Masters, Product Owners
  • Software Developers
  • IT & Business Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • Change Agents
  • DevOps Engineers
  • Lean & Agile Coaches
  •  Infrastructure Architects
  • Project Managers
  • Operations Managers
  • Software Testers/QA
Get ready to explore DevOps! This course covers the basics of DevOps, including concepts, principles, practices and tools. Discover why DevOps is the answer to the rapidly increasing demands for faster Time to Value, higher operational excellence, more innovation, faster and more frequent releases and a laser-sharp focus on customer outcomes.

Holders of the PeopleCert/DevOps Institute DevOps Foundation (DOFD) certification, will be able to demonstrate their knowledge, understanding and practical application of:

  • DevOps concepts and terminology
  • Core DevOps Principles
  • Key DevOps Practices
  • Business and Technology Frameworks
  • Culture, Behaviors and Operating Models
  • Automation and Architecting DevOps Toolchains
  • Measurement, Metrics, and Reporting
  • Sharing, Shadowing and Evolving
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In this course you will learn how companies: 

  • Innovate and develop software faster
  • Reduce deployment failures, rollbacks and time to recover
  • Improve communication and collaboration between software development and operations organizations
  • Increase efficiency
  • Reduce Time to Value
  • Introduce key DevOps practices, such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Test automation, and DevSecOp
  • Leverage Scrum, Agile, Lean, ITSM and DevOps to create high-performing teams and organizations
  • Scale DevOps for the enterprise

What is included?

Get access to the experience of an Agile and DevOps trainer and consultant, who has worked with digital product development in startups and major corporations, in the public and private sectors and across many industries, from finance to media and even gaming.

Corporate Revolutionary Academy content:

  • 3,5 hours of video for self-study at your own pace
  • Q&A Zoom sessions
  • Monthly Zoom course kickoff
The video is not an official PeopleCert e-learning course, but is developed from the official training material with their permission.

Official PeopleCert content:

  • One attempt at the live online PeopleCert proctored exam
  • Digital certificate included when passing exam
  • Student course material
  • All the courseware slides
  • Self-test in each section
  • Master DevOps Glossary
  • 2 Simulated sample exams
When you enroll, you can join the next monthly kickoff or start learning straight away. Every two weeks you can join the live Q&A.

Bonus content:

On top of the official PeopleCert/DevOps Institute training material, you receive unique supporting content by the Corporate Revolutionary Academy.
  • Agile Ice Machine Inc. The Scrum Sprint interactive simulation
  • 100+ free flashcards for the Quizlet app
  • Access to the Corporate Revolutionary Library of curated online content for further exploration of DevOps and Agile
  • User groups to share your experiences or ask questions.
  • Book premium 1:1 agile Zoom coaching at a discounted price
The bonus content is continuously developed and improved. All course-related community questions are answered.

Exam information

  • Live online proctoring
  • 40 multiple choice questions
  • 1 hour (60 minutes)
  • Pass mark = 65%
  • Closed book
  • No prerequisites

Upcoming live events

Bonus Content includes:

Our unique Scrum simulation

Get an interactive taste of a Sprint at Agile Ice Machine Inc. This is a view into some of the challenges faced by a real Scrum Team, not an idealized scenario. Meet the Product Owner, the Developers and several stakeholders during a Sprint in the daily life of the team members. You play the role of the Scrum Master, and help them navigate the Scrum events and the complex dynamics around them.
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100+ flashcards for Quizlet

We use state-of-the-art microlearning technology from Quizlet to supplement traditional e-learning for all our courses. In the course, you'll find a link to download the accompanying flashcards to your Quizlet app or access them in your web browser.
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Christian Triantafillou Schade

Agile Leadership Consultant, writer, Scrum Master, Release Train Engineer (RTE)
About your trainer
Christian is an Agile practitioner, seasoned project manager, accredited Scrum & DevOps trainer and leadership consultant. He is now bringing his expertise and unique view of Agile, modern leadership and related disciplines such as Scrum and DevOps to the students at the Corporate Revolutionary Academy, which he has co-founded.

Christian is highly experienced and has worked with:
  • Building, training and coaching Scrum teams and scaled Agile setups
  • Roles: Scrum Master, Product Owner, Product Director, Agile Director, Release Train Engineer (RTE), Agile Excellence and Leadership Consultant, Agile Coach
  • International and local Danish corporations
  • Startups and large corporations
  • Public and private sector organizations
  • Project Risk Analysis
  • High-risk projects and project disaster recovery
  • Agile and classic project and portfolio management
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