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Certified DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF)℠

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NextUp Solutions’ two-day Certified DevSecOps Foundation (DSOF) course teaches students how to integrate security programs into their DevOps practices. Students learn how to use data and security science to protect their organization and their customers from cybersecurity attacks. Students will understand the purpose, benefits, concepts, and vocabulary of DevSecOps, and how DevSecOps roles fit within Agile culture and organization.

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Students who complete the class will be eligible to take the DevSecOps Foundation exam. The certification is governed and maintained by the DevOps Institute. The hourlong exam comprises 40 multiple choice questions and students must receive a minimum score of 65% to pass.

Who Should Attend

The target audience for the DSOF course includes anyone involved in continuous delivery toolchain architectures, members of compliance teams, business managers, delivery staff, DevOps engineers, IT managers, IT security professionals, maintenance and support staff, project & product managers, quality assurance teams, release managers, Scrum Masters, site reliability engineers, software engineers, and testers.

What’s In It For You

Attract more recruiters and command a higher rate of pay

Claim 16 Scrum Alliance Scrum Education Units (SEUs)

Claim 14 Project Management Institute (PMI) Professional Development Units (PDUs).

What You’ll Learn

With the rising number of data breaches and increased emphasis on data privacy regulations, organizations need to prioritize security and compliance measures into everyday workflows. Our two-day DSOF course covers topics like:

  • The purpose, benefits, concepts, and vocabulary of DevSecOps
  • How DevOps security practices differ from other security approaches
  • Business-driven security strategies and best practices
  • Understanding and applying data and security sciences
  • Integrating corporate stakeholders into DevSecOps practices
  • Enhancing communication between Business, Dev, Sec, and Ops teams
  • How DevSecOps roles fit with a DevOps culture and organization


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Also Included In This Course:

All course materials and exam fees

Digital copies of all class materials and templates

Dedicated customer support and scheduling flexibility

Access to NextUp’s original content like blogs and webinars as well as trainer office hours