DevOps Leader® (DOL) Certification Training

Course 3686

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Exam Voucher: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: Intermediate

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 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. In addition, they understand performance and culture, focusing on what matters, bringing forth ideas for organising workflows, defining meaningful metrics, value stream mapping, and putting it all together.

This unique DevOps Leader course provides the insights, techniques, and innovative approaches needed by modern IT (Information Technology) leaders involved in a DevOps cultural transformation within their organisation.

DevOps Leader Training Delivery Methods

  • In-Person

  • Online

DevOps Leader Training Information

In this DevOps Leader course, you will learn how to:

  • Measure differences and understand differences between DevOps IT and Traditional IT.
  • Identify ideas for organising workflows.
  • Understand the Spotify Squad model.
  • Optimise organisational change.

Recommended Experience

Candidates should have familiarity with IT software development and operations responsibilities.

Exam Information

  • The exam Duration is 60 minutes
  • Exams are Open Book and web-based
  • Kryterion Global Testing Solutions administers DOI exams

To maintain the certification's value and integrity, all candidates must attend approved DOI classes through one of the DOI REPs (Registered Education Providers) to be eligible to sit the exam.

DevOps Leader Course Outline

  • What Is DevOps?
  • Why Do DevOps?
  • Companies Doing DevOps
  • The Magic Equation
  • What Sets DevOps IT apart from Traditional IT
  • How DevOps IT is Organised Differently
  • How to Perform to a Different Standard
  • How to Use Different Measurements
  • Transformational Leadership
  • Redesigning An Organisation for DevOps
  • Design Principles (Focus, Work, Information, Metrics)
  • What is Value Stream Mapping?
  • Why Do We Need to Use this Framework?
  • Types of Maps
  • How to Create a Value Stream Map?
  • Types of Data to Collect
  • How to Handle Exceptions
  • Conway's Law
  • The Problem with Silos
  • Spotify's Squad Organisation Model (Structure, Roles)
  • Squads
  • Tribes
  • Chapters
  • Guilds
  • How to Reorganise in Order to Move to this Model
  • What is Culture, and How Does it Impact Performance?
  • Types of IT Culture
  • Cultural Traits of a DevOps Organisation
  • How to Manage Change
  • Types of IT Culture
  • What is a DevOps Culture
  • How To Manage Change
  • The Three Phases of Change
  • Types of Changes That Need to be Implemented
  • DevOps Tools Periodic Table
  • Top DevOps Tool Categories
  • Common and Popular Practices
  • Bringing it all Together
  • Additional Sources of Information
  • The exam Duration is 60 minutes
  • Exams are Open Book and web-based
  • Kryterion Global Testing Solutions administers DOI exams
  • To maintain the value and integrity of the certification, all candidates are required to attend approved DOI classes through one of the DOI REPs (Registered Education Providers) to be eligible to sit the exam

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DevOps Leader FAQs

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

The course earns 16 PMI PDUs (Although DOI has not currently been issued an official code to submit for PMI PDU credit, you can submit for credit successfully through the “Other” category on the PMI website. Essentially, 1 PDU credit per hour of instructor-led training. So, in the case of the DevOps Foundation, 16 credits would be applicable.)