DevOps Foundation

Programme Code D3
Cloud Infrastructure
Applications Development
Learning Partner(s)
APEX Global Learning
2 Days
Format Online
Ops Excellence Infrastructure Automation DevOps
Job Roles
Software Engineer ICT&SS Professional Digital Service Manager DevOps Engineer Delivery Manager Cloud Infrastructure Manager Cloud Infrastructure Engineer Cloud Infrastructure Architect


DevOps enables you and your organisation to reduce such overheads by making Development and Operations work as close (and as lean) as possible. This DevOps Foundation course has been developed in partnership with the DevOps Institute to provide you with a comprehension of DevOps goals, business value, vocabulary, concepts, and practices.

The 2-day programme provides an introduction to DevOps – the cultural and professional movement that emphasises communication, collaboration, integration, and automation to improve the workflow between software developers and IT operations professionals. The training will enable you to not only identify gaps but also to establish the most efficient manner of finding synergies between development and operation teams. Get ready to deliver high-quality software solutions at jet speed, exceeding customer expectations, and outpacing competitors.

Key Takeaways

At the end of this programme, you will be able to:
  • learn the DevOps objectives, vocabulary, and its relationship to Agile, Lean and ITSM
  • master the DevOps principles and practices to improve workflow, communication, and feedback loops
  • identify and outline automation practices including deployment pipelines and DevOps tool chains
  • identify and outline critical success factors and key performance indicators to scale for the enterprise
  • comprehend the importance of immersive learning and working in collaborative

Who Should Attend

  • Please refer to job roles section.
  • Public service officer in a Chief Information Officer, Technical Solution Manager, Business Stakeholder, IT Operations, IT Service Management, Team Leader, Automation Architect, Application Developer, Business Analyst, Business Manager, IT Director/Manager or Network Administrator role. 



There are no prerequisites for this programme. However, we highly recommend the following to leverage the best out of this online learning.
  • Computer or laptop with microphone and camera in good working condition;
  • Good internet connection;
  • Access to Google forms / MS forms for practice exams.

Programme Structure

This programme is delivered via Virtual Instructor-Led Training, covering the following topics:

Module 1: Exploring DevOps
• Defining DevOps
• Why Does DevOps Matter?

Module 2: Core DevOps Principles
• The Three Ways
• The First Way
• The Theory of Constraints
• The Second Way
• The Third Way
• Chaos Engineering
• Learning Organisations

Module 3: Key DevOps Practices
• Continuous Delivery
• Site Reliability & Resilience Engineering
• DevSecOps
• ChatOps
• Kanban

Module 4: Business and Technology Frameworks
• Agile
• Lean
• Safety Culture
• Learning Organisations
• Sociocracy/Holacracy
• Continuous Funding

Module 5: Culture, Behaviors & Operating Models
• Defining Culture
• Behavioral Models
• Organisational maturity models
• Target Operating Models

Module 6: Automation & Architecting DevOps Toolchains
• Cloud
• Containers
• Kubernetes
• DevOps Toolchain

Module 7: Measurement, Metrics, and Reporting
• The Importance of Metrics
• Technical Metrics
• Business Metrics
• Measuring & Reporting Metrics

Module 8: Sharing, Shadowing and Evolving
• Collaborative Platforms
• Immersive, Experiential Learning
• DevOps Leadership
• Evolving Change


Full Fee

Full programme fee


8% GST on nett porgramme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GST S$1350

With effect from 1 Jan 2023 till 31 Dec 2023

Full Fee

Full programme fee


9% GST on nett porgramme fee


Total nett programme fee payable, including GST S$1362.50

With effect from 1 Jan 2024

This programme does not include the certification exam. Participants who are interested to take the certification exam after completing this course, please email

How To Register


Step 1 Apply through your organisation's training request system

Step 2 Your organisation's training request system (or relevant HR staff) confirms your organisation's approval for you to take the programme.

Your organisation will send registration information to the academy.

Organisation HR L&D or equivalent staff can click here for details of the registration submission process.

Step 3 GovTech Digital Academy will inform you whether you have been successful in enrolment.