16 hours – On-site or Virtual with live certified trainer

A DevOps Leader is a tactical or strategic individual who helps design, influence, implement or motivate the cultural transformation proven to be a critical success factor in the DevOps adoption. This individual understands the human dynamics of cultural change and is equipped with practices, methods and tools to engage people across the DevOps spectrum.

DevOps Institute Registered Education Partner

  • Official DevOps Institute student material
  • Practical exercises
  • Simulation exam
  • Course completion diploma
  • Official certification exam from the DevOps Institute
  • 16 PDUs
    Course details
  1. What will I achieve?
  2. Who is this course for?
  3. What are the exam characteristics?
  4. What are the course contents?
  5. Payment methods

What will I achieve?

  • Comprehend in detail the aspects that make DevOps successful.
  • Leverage the IT organization's capabilities to achieve an effective DevOps adoption.
  • Become a leader for the transformation of the organization.
  • Create value stream maps to improve efficiency throughout the organization.
  • Be capable of reorganizing and redesigning teams towards a DevOps structure.
  • Become an active transformational change agent and lead.
  • Know the wide range of tools that assist a DevOps adoption.
  • Obtain the DevOps Leader certification.

Who is this course for?

  • Anyone starting or leading a DevOps cultural transformation program
  • Anyone interested in modern IT leadership and organizational change approaches
  • IT team leaders, managers, directors and business stakeholders
  • Practitioners and change agents
  • DevOps tool providers, systems integrators, and consultants

What are the exam characteristics?

  • Time allocated: 90 minutes
  • Number of questions: 40 multiple-choice
  • Passing score: 65% (26 correct answers)
  • Format: Online or Paper; closed-book
  • Prerequisites: Holding the DevOps Foundation certificate (certificate must be presented as evidence for exam registration). At least 4 hours of personal study during the course are recommended.
When will I know my exam results?

When the exam is paper-based, the results will be notified to the participant afterwards through email. When it is web-based, the participant will get the results immediately after finishing the exam.

What happens if I fail the exam?

The participant who fails the exam may take it again any times at extra cost. No time window between exams is required.

What are the course contents?

  • 1 DevOps and Time
  • 2 The Business and IT Perspectives
  • 3 Key Differences Between DevOps IT and Traditional IT
    • 3.1 Planning & Organization
    • 3.2 Performance & Culture
    • 3.3 Measurement Differences
  • 4 Becoming a DevOps Organization
    • 4.1 Transformational Leadership
    • 4.2 Design Principles
  • 5 Value Stream Mapping
  • 6 Squad Model
    • 6.1 Squad
    • 6.2 Tribes
    • 6.3 Chapters
    • 6.4 Guilds
  • 7 Managing Culture Change
    • 7.1 Types of Culture
    • 7.2 Types of Changes
    • 7.3 Managing Change
  • 8 Popular Tools & Key Practices
  • 9 Putting It All Together

Payment methods:

  • Check
  • Wire transfer
  • Credit card (via PayPal)

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