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Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)

Test Pass Academy has Expert Instructors that have been doing Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) Certification training since its first came out. Our instructors are well known in the industry not only as top-level instructors with rave reviews, but also as top-level Professionals who pass along real-world examples to the class. Our experts have a vast understanding of Kubernetes and a remarkable teaching ability making it easy to PASS the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer Exam on the 1st attempt. If you are looking to gain Kubernetes experience and pass the exam, you found the right place. This 5-Day bootcamp is geared for Corporations, Government, Military and Contractors.

5 Day Certified Kubernetes Application Developer Bootcamp: Train-Test-Pass!

What will I learn in the Kubernetes Application Developer Bootcamp?

Kubernetes is a Cloud Orchestration platform, providing reliability, replication, and stability while minimizing resources for applications and services. You'll have access to your own high availability Kubernetes environment capable of demonstrating the "K8s" features. The K8 Application Developer can design build, configure, and expose cloud native applications for Kubernetes. A CKAD can define application resources and use core primitives to build, monitor, and troubleshoot scalable applications & tools in Kubernetes. The successful candidate will be comfortable using:

  • An OCI-Compliant Container Runtime, such as Docker or rkt.
  • Cloud Native application concepts and architectures.
  • A Programming language, such as Python, Node.js, Go, or Java.

This is an Intensive Hands-On Training Session. We will provide all necessary courseware and labs needed to pass the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) Exam.

You will be tested on the following 6 domains:

  • Core Concepts13%
  • Configuration 18%
  • Multi-Container Pods 10%
  • Observability 18%
  • Pod Design 20%
  • Services & Networking 13%
  • State Persistence 8%

Kubernetes Class Includes:

  • 5 Days of the Top Kubernetes Training in the Industry
  • Instruction by a High-Level Certified Expert
  • Kubernetes Customized Courseware - Continually Updated
  • Kubernetes Hands-On Labs
  • Kubernetes Practice Questions & Quizzes
  • CKAD Exam Fee Included
  • CKAD Exam can be taken online after class
  • Class Hours: 9:00 - 5:00 Daily

Upon completion of the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer Course, you will demonstrate competence and master:

Understand Kubernetes API primitives
Create and Configure Basic Pods
Understand ConfigMaps
Understand SecurityContexts
Define an application’s resource requirements
Create & consume Secrets
Understand ServiceAccounts
Understand Multi-Container Pod design patterns (e .g. ambassador, adapter, sidecar)
Understand LivenessProbes and ReadinessProbes
Understand container logging
Understand how to monitor applications in Kubernetes
Understand debugging in Kubernetes
Understand how to use Labels, Selectors, and Annotations
Understand Deployments and how to perform rolling updates
Understand Deployments and how to perform rollbacks
Understand Jobs and CronJobs
Understand Services
Demonstrate basic understanding of NetworkPolicies
Understand Persistent Volume Claims for storage

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer Outline:

Note: As this is an emerging technology course, the outline will be updated as needed

Kubernetes Architecture

kubectl Commands






Labels and Annotations


Configuration Files and Secrets

Stateful Applications

Introduction to Helm

Monitor, Log, and Debug

Kubernetes Application Developer Certification: This 5-Day Bootcamp not only prepares you for the CKAD exam, but provides intensive hands-on labs covering Kubernetes architecture, containerization, useful commands, and Kubernetes best practices.

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer Schedule:

Kubernetes Application DeveloperMarch 25 - 29, 2024Live Online$2,495REGISTERQUOTE
Kubernetes Application DeveloperJune 10 - 14, 2024Live Online$2,495REGISTERQUOTE

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer Requirements & Prerequisites:

Basic Linux skills Familiarity with a text editor like vi, vim, or nano and Basic Linux Skills

Certifications Earned During This Bootcamp: Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)

Updated: March 4, 2024

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Why choose Test Pass Academy?

Your Instructor Has Vast Experience in the Field

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Booz Allen Hamilton

Experience and High Energy Teaching Style

Quotation MarkFred is a fantastic instructor, with his background, experience and high energy teaching style I definitely have a great deal of confidence in passing the test first time through. I definitely will recommend your class for any future CISSP candidates.Quotation Mark

V/R, Chuck US Navy

Instructor for the Course Was Outstanding

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DoD Contractor

I Learned a lot and Passed the Test

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