DevSecOps Practitioner℠

DevSecOps Practitioner℠

DevSecOps Practitioner introduces a range of practices for advancing to a more comprehensive understanding of DevSecOps practices. Explore practical outcomes by finding the right mix of people, building processes to accelerate value, and comparing technological options available today. Tailored for recently transformed organizations who are looking to enhance DevSecOps skills and awareness.To maintain the highest quality learning for our community, DevOps Institute Certifications expire two years from the date of completion. Members can maintain their certification by participating in the Continuing Education Program and earning Continuing Education Units through participation in learning opportunities.

What You'll Learn

  • DevSecOps Practitioner skills
  • Advanced-level DevSecOps technical concepts
  • DevSecOps architecture and infrastructure strengths
  • An understanding of the many steps associated with pipeline
  • Security principles (ensuring items are not just sooner and safer but more secure as well)
  • An understanding of how DevSecOps may evolve in the following years

Benefits for Organizations

  • Building a broader skill base
  • DevSecOps Practitioner introduces challenging technical concepts in many areas
  • Ensures teams can effectively communicate and achieve maturity in chosen practices
  • Each element separates into people, process, and technology to emphasize integration, achievement and excellence

Benefits for Individuals

  • DevSecOps Practitioner candidates should be prepared to ramp up their DevSecOps skills
  • Personal skills benefits: Individuals will learn to work as a team, ask the right questions, and build the right metrics to accelerate the entire organization

 Certification Details

Earn a credential that can lead to jobs in high growth fields

Exam Questions: 40
Passing Score: 65%
Exam Format: Multiple Choice
Duration: 90 minutes
Delivery: Web-based
Languages: English
Open Book: Yes

Certification Validity: 2 Years

Learn more about our Continuing Education Program and certification renewal requirements to help you stay current with your skills and certifications.

Preparation: Instructor-Led Training, Online Learning, Self-Study

Qualify for In-Demand Jobs

Business Managers

Business Stakeholders

DevOps Practitioners

Product Owners

Scrum Masters

Software Engineers

Site Reliability Engineers


Change Agents


IT Directors

IT Managers

IT Team Leaders

System Integrators

Tool Providers

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“I chose the DevOps Institute because the organization is seen as an industry leader in DevOps learning and professional development in the community. As more organizations increasingly strive towards DevSecOps, I wanted credentials to reflect my experience and knowledge in the DevSecOps space and to have it from an industry-recognized organization such as the DevOps Institute!”

Chris Hughes
Cloud Security Leader

 Certification Blueprint

Check out the Certification Blueprint to learn more about the various topics, principles, and practices covered by this certification.

DevOps Institute Certification Pathways

Choose the path that is right for your career.

DevOps Leader

DevOps leaders sponsor, educate, motivate and monitor their DevOps teams.

IT Operations Professional

IT Operations Professional supports software reliability, automation, and more.

SRE Leader

SRE leaders sponsor, educate, motivate and
monitor their SRE teams.


Developers design, implement, package, test and deploy software.

DevOps Engineer

DevOps engineers automate processes and collaborate with others.

SRE Engineer

SREs use engineering practices to assures services reliability at scale.

DevOps Tester

Testers plan, create, execute, report and
analyze software tests.

Security Engineer

Security engineers collaborate to inform
security practices.

DevOps Consultant

DevOps consultants advise DevOps and SRE strategies and practices.

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