Kubernetes Fundamentals Certification Course Overview

This four-day Kubernetes Fundamentals and Cluster Operations training course from CloudThat is for enterprises and professionals looking to learn the fundamentals of containers and Kubernetes. Candidates learn the fundamental concepts of containers and Kubernetes through lab exercises and lectures that teach containerization and deployment of a two-tier application into Kubernetes.

Candidates preparing for Kubernetes Fundamentals and Cluster Operations certification course can enroll in our training program to acquire the skills and knowledge essential to successfully clear the final exam. We offer learners access to our authored curriculum and learning sessions delivered by our VMware-certified in-house trainers.

After completing kubernetes fundamentals training Course, students will be able to:

  • Build, test, and publish Docker container images
  • Become familiar with YAML files that define Kubernetes objects
  • Understand Kubernetes core user-facing concepts, including pods, services, and deployments
  • Use kubectl, the Kubernetes CLI, and become familiar with its commands and options
  • Understand the architecture of Kubernetes (Control plane and its components, worker nodes, and kubelet)
  • Learn how to troubleshoot issues with deployments on Kubernetes
  • Apply resource requests, limits, and probes to deployments
  • Manage dynamic application configuration using ConfigMaps and Secrets
  • Deploy other workloads, including DaemonSets, Jobs, and CronJobs
  • Learn about user-facing security using SecurityContext, RBAC, and NetworkPolicies

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Key Features of Kubernetes Fundamentals Training Course

  • Our Kubernetes Fundamentals certification training modules have 50% -60% hands-on lab sessions to encourage Thinking-Based Learning (TBL).
  • Interactive-rich virtual and face-to-face classroom teaching to inculcate Problem-Based Learning (PBL).
  • VMware certified instructor-led training and mentoring sessions to develop Competency-Based Learning (CBL).
  • Well-structured use-cases to simulate challenges encountered in a Real-World environment.
  • Integrated teaching assistance and support through experts designed Learning Management System (LMS) and ExamReady platform.
  • Being a VMware Authorized Training Reseller, we offer authored curriculum that are at par with industry standards.

Who Should Attend Kubernetes fundamentals certification Exams

  • Anyone who is preparing to build and run Kubernetes clusters.


  • Linux concepts and command line proficiency
  • General networking proficiency

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  • Introductions and objectives

  • What and Why containers
  • Building images
  • Running containers
  • Registry and image management

  • Kubernetes project
  • Plugin interfaces
  • Building Kubernetes
  • Kubectl CLI

  • Kubernetes objects
  • YAML
  • Pods, replicas, and deployments
  • Services
  • Deployment management
  • Rolling updates
  • Controlling deployments
  • Pod and container configurations

  • Networking within a pod
  • Pod-to-Pod Networking
  • Services to Pods
  • ClusterIP, NodePort, and LoadBalancer
  • Ingress controllers
  • Service Discovery via DNS

  • Stateless versus Stateful
  • Volumes
  • Persistent volumes claims
  • StorageClasses
  • StatefulSets

  • Dynamic configuration
  • ConfigMaps
  • Secrets
  • Jobs, CronJobs

  • Network policy
  • Applying a NetworkPolicy
  • SecurityContext
  • runAsUser/Group
  • Service account
  • Role-based access control

  • Logging for various objects
  • Sidecar logging
  • Node logging
  • Audit logging
  • Monitoring architecture
  • Monitoring solutions
  • Octant
  • VMware vRealize, Operations Manager

  • Onboarding new applications
  • Backups
  • Upgrading
  • Drain and cordon commands
  • Impact of an upgrade to running applications
  • Troubleshooting commands
  • VMware Tanzu™ portfolio overview


    • By earning Kubernetes Fundamentals and Cluster Operations certification, your journey with Containers, Kubernetes Fundamentals and Cluster Operations will get a head start.
    • Demonstrate essential skills to build, test, and publish Docker container images.
    • Gain familiarity with YAML files that define Kubernetes objects.
    • On successful completion of training on Kubernetes Fundamentals and Cluster Operations, aspirants receive a Course Completion Certificate from us.
    • By successfully clearing the Kubernetes Fundamentals and Cluster Operations exam, aspirants earn VMware Certification.

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