Preparing for BCS Foundation Certificate in DevOps

Attending the BCS Foundation Certificate in DevOps is great preparation for the associated assessment, but there is an expectation of some self-study after the class to maximise your chances.

BCS have published one official set of 40 sample examination questions. The questions are at the same level and format. It is recommended that you:

  1. Download the test here and answer the questions.
  2. Mark your answers using the answer key.
  3. Research the questions you got incorrect, or contact your trainer with any follow-up questions.

The knowledge required is listed below, taken from the BCS Syllabus for 1.0.

BCS Foundation Certificate in Dev Ops Knowledge Areas

1. DevOps?

What is DevOps?

2. Benefits of DevOpsThe Benefits of DevOps

The Benefits of DevOps

3. Culture

How Kodak failed to change its culture
Culture eats strategy for breakfast

4. Automation

What is DevOps automation?

5. Lean

What is lean?

6. Measurement

DevOps measurements

7. Sharing

Kanban – when, where and how

Four Ways to Improve DevOps Visibility

8. Common DevOps Roles

7 DevOps roles you need to succeed

9. Common DevOps Practices and Techniques

The Agile manifesto

Continuous delivery

10. Relevant Methods and Approaches for DevOps Teams

The Scrum framework


What is the difference between Scrum and Kanban?

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