Continuing Education Units


DevOps Institute Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are earned through the completion of various educational activities that support the upskilling of DevOps professionals.  This includes DevOps Institute and other approved, industry-recognized, DevOps-related formal training courses and certifications including the following:

  • DevOps Institute formal, instructor-led or online, certification training with an accredited Education Partner

  • DevOps Institute certifications

Other approved, vendor-authorized, and industry-recognized DevOps-related courses and certifications covering competencies in areas such as:

  • Agile
  • AI/MLOps
  • Automation and Tools
  • Chaos Engineering
  • CI/CD
  • Cloud
  • Container Orchestration
  • GitOps
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • ITSM
  • Monitoring, Logging, and Performance
  • Observability
  • Scrum
  • Security
  • Software Engineering
  • Testing
  • Value Stream Management

    Human and Soft Skills formal training  that support the development of non-technical skills to enable DevOps professionals to interact effectively with others in order to impact organizational culture, mindset, leadership, attitudes and behaviors.  Examples include:

    • Communication
    • Collaboration and Teamwork
    • Empathy and Interpersonal Skills
    • Emotional Intelligence
    • Remote Work
    • Diversity
    • Adaptability, etc.

    Regular audits will be performed to ensure CEUs are acceptable.  CEU submissions that are not eligible will be deducted from the candidate’s account and the candidate will be notified and may not qualify for certification renewal.

    Please Note:

    Educational activities, including courses and certifications, from other DevOps education providers that cover competencies already addressed by DevOps Institute’s curriculum and certifications are NOT eligible for DevOps Institute Continuing Education Units.

    Please contact our Customer Service team at [email protected] if you have any questions regarding the Continuing Education Program and CEU eligibility.