About DevOps Foundation Certification

DevOps Foundation is a freestanding certification from the DevOps Institute. The purpose of DevOps Foundation Certification and its associated exam is to impart, test and validate knowledge of DevOps basic vocabulary, principles and practices.

Eligibility for DevOps Foundation Certification

To be eligible for the exam leading to certification candidates must fill the following requirements:

  • Complete at least 16 contact hours (instruction and labs) as part of a formal, approved training course delivered by an approved Registered Education Partner of the DevOps Institute (EPMC).
  • It is recommended that students complete at a minimum 6 hours of personal study by reviewing the vocabulary list and pertinent areas of the course learner manual and by completing the sample exam

Exam Format

Exam Type 40 multiple choice questions
Duration 60 Minutes
Prerequisutes DevOps Foundation Certification from a DevOps Institute Registered Education Partner


Supervised Yes
Passing Score 65%
Delivery Paper based or Online proctored
Badge DevOps Foundation Certified

DevOps Foundation Certification