Training: DevOps Foundation – DOI



DevOps Foundation® is a freestanding certification from DevOps Institute. The purpose of the certification and its associated course is to impart, test and validate knowledge of DevOps basic vocabulary, principles and practices. The vocabulary terms, concepts and practices are documented in the course learner materials. DevOps Foundation is intended to provide individuals with an understanding of basic DevOps concepts and how DevOps may be used to improve communication, collaboration and integration between software developers and IT operations professionals.

Participant profiles

  • Individuals involved in IT development, IT operations or IT service management
  • Individuals who require an understanding of DevOps principles
  • IT professionals working within, or about to enter, an Agile Service Design Environment


  • DevOps objectives and vocabulary
  • Understand principles and practices including Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, testing, security and the Three Ways
  • Understand DevOps relationship to Agile, Lean and ITSM
  • Improve workflows, communication and feedback loops


  • Be familiar with IT terminology
  • Have an IT related work experience

Course content

Module 1: Exploring DevOps

  • Lesson 1: Defining DevOps
  • Lesson 2: Why Does DevOps Matter?


Module 2: Core DevOps Principles

  • Lesson 1: The Three Ways
  • Lesson 2: The First Way
  • Lesson 3: The Theory of Constraints
  • Lesson 4: The Second Way
  • Lesson 5: The Third Way
  • Lesson 6: Chaos Engineering
  • Lesson 7: Learning Organizations


Module 3: Key DevOps Practices

  • Lesson 1: Continuous Delivery
  • Lesson 2: Site Reliability & Resilience Engineering
  • Lesson 3: DevSecOps
  • Lesson 4:ChatOps
  • Lesson 5: Kanban


Module 4: Business and Technology Frameworks

  • Lesson 1: Agile
  • Lesson 2: ITSM
  • Lesson 3: Lean
  • Lesson 4: Safety Culture
  • Lesson 5: Learning Organizations
  • Lesson 6: Sociocracy/Holacracy
  • Lesson 7: Continuous Funding


Module 5: Culture, Behaviors & Operating Models

  • Lesson 1: Defining Culture
  • Lesson 2: Behavioral Models
  • Lesson 3: Organizational maturity models
  • Lesson 4: Target Operating Models


Module 6: Automation & Architecting DevOps Toolchains

  • Lesson 1: CI/CD
  • Lesson 2: Cloud
  • Lesson 3: Containers
  • Lesson 4: Kubernetes
  • Lesson 5: DevOps Toolchain


Module 7: Measurement, Metrics, and Reporting

  • Lesson 1: The Importance of Metrics
  • Lesson 2: Technical Metrics
  • Lesson 3: Business Metrics
  • Lesson 4: Measuring & Reporting Metrics


Module 8: Sharing, Shadowing and Evolving

  • Lesson 1: Collaborative Platforms
  • Lesson 2: Immersive, Experiential Learning
  • Lesson 3: DevOps Leadership
  • Lesson 4: Evolving Change


Official DevOps Institute documentation

Lab / Exercises

  • Matériel officiels Devops Institute
  • Participation à des exercices uniques conçus pour appliquer des concepts
  • Exemples de documents, modèles, outils et techniques
  • Accès à des ressources supplémentaires


This course prepares to the exam:

  • DevOps Foundation
  • Exam Type: 40 multiple choice questions
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Passing Score: 65%

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CHF 2'950.-

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