Pink Elephant’s DevOps training program is built on the DevOps Institute Certification Program.

The course

This 3 day course is the prerequisite for all other courses in the DevOps Institute Certification Program.

The Foundation course provides an introduction to DevOps – a very strong cultural and professional movement that stresses communication, collaboration, integration and automation to improve workflows and efficiencies between software development, IT operations and IT Service Management (ITSM) professionals. Improved workflows enable IT organisations to deliver greater business value by improving the ability to rapidly design, develop, deploy and operate reliable software and services.

Target group

The training DevOps Classroom is designed to provide insight into the basic processes of , understanding, and is therefore especially suitable for:

designed for anyone in IT software development
IT operations
and IT Service Management
and is especially beneficial for IT professionals who are seeking to better understand the relationships between DevOps and Agile
and ITSM

Knowledge Objective

  • There are many myths and misconceptions about what is and what is not DevOps and Agile. The key objective of this course is to debunk these myths. You will gain new insights and a deeper understanding that you can use to immediately benefit your own environment, and build a plan to improve your IT organisation and service delivery.

DevOps Foundation Certification

Prior knowledge

There are no pre-requisites for the DevOps Foundation course.


3 days. -

Generic course information

One of the most persistent problems confronting IT organisations today is delivering innovation effectively and very efficiently. Pink has coined the phrase, IT @ The Speed of Change, to emphasise the very bold, extremely fast-paced new business world we live in today – unlike any other time in our industry. The good news is, with these unprecedented challenges come amazing opportunities!

Completing this highly practical course and achieving certification validates that you know specific principles, methods, models, and tools that are all essential to becoming a valued DevOps and Agile professional within your organisation.

Examination requirements

This course prepares participants for the examination leading to the DevOps Foundation Certificate, granted by DevOps Institute.

Exam is 1 hour, closed book
Exam is only available in web based format
The exam consists of 40 multiple choice questions
A passing score of 65% is required to achieve certification
16 PDUs are awarded.


Costs: R Included,-
Training costs: R 7478,-
Course materials: R Included,-
Exam fees: R 3500,-


All prices include lunch, coffee and tea. Price is excluding VAT.

Course dates and locations

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  • Start date Type Day Location Pricing Register Timetable
  • 09-10-2017 Classroom Monday Joburg R 7478