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Learn how to adopt and use the DevOps methodology in your organisation - in just 2 days. On this accelerated Introduction to DevOps course, you’ll study the fundamental capabilities of the methodology to provide continuous software delivery, testing, development and monitoring.
You’ll also learn how to:
Make DevOps work in your organisation as you expand agile practices, leverage test automation, build a delivery pipeline and experiment rapidly. On this accelerated course, you’ll be immersed in this agile methodology as you learn more with Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review methodology.
This accelerated 2-day course is ideal for members of QA and development teams.
Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.
Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.
This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a Certification Guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.
What is DevOps?
Using DevOps to solve new challenges
Making DevOps work
Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.
Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.
Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.
We’re currently migrating from printed to digital courseware. Some courseware is already available in digital, while other books remain in printed form. To find out if this course is digital, call us on 080 80 800 888.
There are several benefits of easy-to-use digital courseware: downloads are immediate, and you’ll always have your courseware available wherever you are. You won’t need to wait for a printed book to be delivered before you start learning – and it’s better for the environment. You can choose to download the courseware to your own device, or borrow one of ours.
Considering a Microsoft course? Always have the most up-to-date Microsoft digital courseware with ‘Fresh Editions’. This gives you access to all versions of digital courseware – you’ll receive updates and revisions of your textbook, at no charge, for the life of that course.
Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year. Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.
You should be familiar with:
Some programming knowledge is useful.
Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.
Just call us on 080 80 800 888 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.
Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.
Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 67,286 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.65% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations.
Read reviews from recent accelerated courses below or visit Firebrand Stories for written and video interviews from our alumni.
"Overall the experience was really worth it. The days might seem long at first but with good instructors, it helps the day become a lot easier and fun. "
William Mcarthur, Lloyds Bank. - Software Testing Introduction to DevOps (2 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.17)
"Thorough and clear introduction to DevOps concepts, examples, and both specific and general methods for possible implementations within an organisation."
E.W.. - Software Testing Introduction to DevOps (2 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.17)
"As a complete novice to this area , the training as comprehensive and the instructor made it easy to understand.
Clare Anderson, Trust in Learning (Academies). - Data Protection Certified Data Protection Officer - CDPO (GDPR Compliance) (3 days) (2018.5.9 to 2018.5.11)
"The instructor, facilities and materials were excellent. "
Anonymous - Data Protection Certified Data Protection Officer - CDPO (GDPR Compliance) (3 days) (2018.5.9 to 2018.5.11)
"Excellent location and facilities, the instructor's teaching was very engaging even though the class included both inexperienced and experienced developers. Despite coming in with experience I feel I am leaving with more; I will look forward to my next course here at Firebrand."
Thomas Mynott, Transport for London. - App and Web Development Software Development Fundamentals (2 days) (2018.5.10 to 2018.5.11)
"The course was really informative and has given me a lot of insight for me to go back and continue on doing independent work myself."
Jamil Stewart, ISAAC Intelligence. - App and Web Development Software Development Fundamentals (2 days) (2018.5.10 to 2018.5.11)
"Great experience and learned quite a bit. What I did already know was also reinforced."
Reuben Phillips , Transport for London. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (2 days) (2018.5.10 to 2018.5.11)
"Training - intense but we had a knowledgeable trainer and a lot of time for questions if required
Accommodation - personally, I find excellent and the food is very welcome after a long day
Staff - all staff are very helpful and on hand for any concerns/queries.
Instructor - excellent and although the course was accelerated, he applied knowledge well and had a lot of time for candidates whether groups or face to face. "
Dod Frieslick, Firebrand Training. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (2 days) (2018.5.10 to 2018.5.11)
"I feel that although the learning was quick paced, there was sufficient time and materials or extra online resources given to self study in areas of knowledge that I needed more development in."
Venessa Cox, Firebrand. - Microsoft MTA Software Development Fundamentals (2 days) (2018.5.10 to 2018.5.11)
"Good environment to work in, but be prepared to work hard when you get here."
Mark Stevens, JEM Solutions IT Ltd.. - Cisco CCNA Security (IINS) (4 days) (2018.5.8 to 2018.5.11)
"Firebrands accelerated learning courses are great. They are intense and very thorough - but for a lot of people that's exactly what you need, in order to minimize the time away from work/family and cover all the content required as fast as possible. I highly recommend pre-reading & revising the syllabus before attending if you intend to sit the exam. Staff are friendly & the centre is lovely to stay at, would recommend 100%"
Ben Griffiths, Jolly IT Solutions. - CompTIA Security+ Certification (3 days) (2018.5.9 to 2018.5.11)
"Firebrand manage to compress long term training into a very short time and do it effectively. The quality and subject knowledge of the training staff is the main reason for this."
Lee Farrow, PX Limited. - Cisco CCNA (Routing & Switching) Certification (7 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.22)
"Fantastic facilities, well structured course topped off by engaging and charismatic instructor. Whole package is what beats the competitor."
Anonymous - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (6 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.5)
"Really enjoyable experience with the instructor and the CISSP course.
The breadth of knowledge, and life experience the instructor has shines through in his delivery and makes for a (mostly) fun, and very interesting course. It has certainly increased my desire and determination to gain the CISSP qualification."
Hemant Mistry. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (6 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.5)
"Despite the huge range of topics to take in, the instructor delivered the course in a lively and interesting manner, with great "Real-Life" associations.
Not being and IT-Tech-y, I was slightly concerned before the course, but this should not put anyone off doing the course!"
Mark Hempton, International Nuclear Services. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (6 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.5)
"This is my first experience with Firebrand and I was impressed by the quality of the organization and delivery of the training.
Anonymous - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (6 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.5)
"A very big course packed into quite a long and hard week, but a well structured course reinforced important points and principals throughout.
Anonymous - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (6 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.5)
"Training, Food and accommodation all in one location makes a difficult course easier to take in - the usual personal admin factor is taken away. The staff and instructors are great and the course content (for CISSP in my case) was delivered very well and in a logical way."
Roy Organ, MOD. - (ISC)2 CISSP Boot Camp (6 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.5)
"This was my first Firebrand course, I found it intense but very rewarding when I successfully passed at the end of the week. "
Richard Matthew, Lloyds Banking Group. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.4)
"Fantastic training, very long hours but worth it in the end. Will be booking my next course here."
Ian Lindley, Innogy Business Services. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.4)
"Extremely good knowledgeable trainer, good course great location to the hotel. I feel like I have learnt a lot in the 5 days that I have been here ."
Mark Ben Langley, NMI metrology and gaming . - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (2018.3.30 to 2018.4.3)
"Our instructor is incredible, cant say I've ever learned more on a course. We covered the course material but he added real life experience for pen testing which is invaluable. He is great at motivating people."
A.M. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.4)
"Fantastic course delivered by a true expert."
Andrew Starr, OpenIP Ltd. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (2018.4.30 to 2018.5.4)
"As the first external training by the company, i can report back and give some very positive feedback :-)"
Steven Davies, S-Connect. - EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (5 days) (2018.3.30 to 2018.4.3)
"Great learning experience. Definitely improves your chances of passing versus doing it alone. Really helps to have an industry expert for feedback and to solidify the concepts."
Matt Eisengruber, Dynatrace. - Microsoft Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions (4 days) (2018.4.24 to 2018.4.27)
"Had a Legend of an instructor, who made the whole thing interesting!"
Akmil Matloob , MySelf. - Microsoft MCSA: Cloud Platform & MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure (Azure) (10 days) (2018.4.21 to 2018.4.30)
"The instructor was great with questions and I feel completely prepared for the exam at twice the speed."
Gary Spencer, Na . - Microsoft Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (3 days) (2018.4.28 to 2018.4.30)
"Amazing instructor, very passionate and knows his field and more!"
David Baldry, Dynatrace. - Microsoft Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (3 days) (2018.4.28 to 2018.4.30)
"Great facilities to study, a lot easier to concentrate with food, bed and drinks right around the corner."
Peter Van Ginkel, VWPFS. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (2018.4.19 to 2018.4.29)
"Totally brutal but completely do-able."
Dominic Hogg, Brightsolid. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (2018.4.19 to 2018.4.29)
"I attended the MCSA Server 2016 course with the view of taking the exams to gain the qualification, which would be my second MCSA at Firebrand. I feel I have the resources and knowledge to attain this soon, thanks to the course."
Mason Goddard, Redriff Primary. - Microsoft MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (11 days) (2018.4.19 to 2018.4.29)
"While I have failed this exam, I am satisfied I gained a lot of information.
This is the best option for those who cant fined the quietness to study at home."
A.N.L.. - Microsoft Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions (4 days) (2018.4.24 to 2018.4.27)
"If you're wanting to get qualified on a certain subject without taking too much time out of work - Firebrand is for you!"
Beth Leister, Lloyds. - AXELOS MSP® Foundation, Practitioner & Advanced Practitioner (5 days) (2018.4.23 to 2018.4.27)
"Really great experience in learning key concepts of the cloud and Azure."
Darren Mayes, Adecco. - Microsoft Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions (4 days) (2018.4.24 to 2018.4.27)
"Fast paced, informative, theory related to practice. Excellent starting point as I step out into the new world of DPOs!"
Denise Luke, Sole Trader. - Data Protection Certified Data Protection Officer - CDPO (GDPR Compliance) (3 days) (2018.4.23 to 2018.4.25)
"Staying at the training centre was great. The 16 delegates all had supper and chatted about the GDPR and many other things. It was great. The trainers were brilliant and the CDPO course was so enjoyable despite its intensity. "
Claudia Nel. - Data Protection Certified Data Protection Officer - CDPO (GDPR Compliance) (3 days) (2018.4.23 to 2018.4.25)
"This is the best way to fast learn a new subject. Completely immersive with no distractions. Would highly recommend Firebrand to all those wanting to get up and running as quickly as possible."
A.B.. - AXELOS MSP® Foundation, Practitioner & Advanced Practitioner (5 days) (2018.4.23 to 2018.4.27)
"As usual, its been a great place to learn and (re-)certify... everything's organised for us, all we need to do is learn. The course is presented with the right focus on the points that matter and plenty of time given for hands-on practical labs to fully understand the topics. And - we even had sunshine this week!"
Steven Tremayne, Honeywell. - Cisco CCNA (Routing & Switching) Certification (7 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.22)
"Firebrands accelerated A+ course really will get you certified in just 4 days. Great instructor, great training with a group of focused professionals."
Anonymous - CompTIA A+ (4 days) (2018.4.21 to 2018.4.24)
"A supporting and easy going instructor with a fun and interactive lab environment. Ideal for someone who wants to begin a career in cyber security."
Roman Hill. - ISACA CSX Practitioner Level 2: Detection (3 days) (2018.4.24 to 2018.4.26)
"I would recommend a course at firebrand. It is learning in a friendly environment and quite easy to follow. The instructor was happy to retrace anything I didnt understand."
Mark Clarke, unemployed. - CompTIA A+ (4 days) (2018.4.21 to 2018.4.24)
"My knowledge of hardware and the internet has increased exponentially over the short period I have had here. The course is hard work with long days and I would recommend doing some pre-reading. However, it is a good route to gaining skills and certification."
M.S.. - CompTIA A+ (4 days) (2018.4.21 to 2018.4.24)
"Came into this training with very little knowledge and am now leaving with more than I could have imagined in such a short time."
K.K., USAF. - CompTIA A+ (4 days) (2018.4.21 to 2018.4.24)
"This course is very good and really gives in depth Azure knowledge."
G.B., Rikitita Solutions Ltd. - Microsoft Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (3 days) (2018.4.21 to 2018.4.23)
"Despite the exhausting days, I think this intensive course is better than spreading it out over 2 months.
The Firebrand trainer was very professional. "
Regin Jørgensen, Zitcom A/S. - Cisco CCNA (Routing & Switching) Certification (7 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.22)
"Training as usual was very good, instructor was very knowledgeable of the subject matter "
Anonymous - Cisco CCNA (Routing & Switching) Certification (7 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.22)
"Great course, very fast pace and hard work but worth it.
Very knowledgeable instructor. "
Scott Rose, Oxford University. - Cisco CCNA (Routing & Switching) Certification (7 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.22)
"6 days was a tough grind, but the instructor was excellent and you really get to immerse yourself. A notoriously difficult certification achieved in 6 days!"
T.N.. - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.21)
"A difficult subject that is taught as thoroughly as possible within the time-frame, giving every opportunity to gain the certificate."
Anonymous - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand's training for AWS's Certified Solutions Architect – Professional certification (3 days) (2018.4.19 to 2018.4.21)
"I'm here for the AWS Solutions Architect Professional 6 day course and I'm currently getting ready for the Professional exam. The course is well structured and Firebrand create a good environment for learning. The instructor demonstrates a wide range of knowledge across different technologies and makes himself available for any further queries. Pass or fail, I've learnt a lot about AWS over the past week."
Anonymous - Amazon Web Services (AWS) Firebrand training for AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate and Professional certification (6 days) (2018.4.16 to 2018.4.21)