The DASA DevOps Coach qualification is aimed at:
The DASA DevOps Coach Virtual Instructor-Led course provides a post-COVID classroom interaction into 6 sessions of 4 hours each.
Basic familiarity with Agile, Scrum, and DevOps framework is beneficial.
The course is beneficial for professionals, such as:
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
Like all other hyper-growth trends in the IT industry, the adoption of DevOps is not immune to potential misunderstandings and misconceptions. Besides relevant tooling and technology, DevOps predominantly entails a cultural shift towards a new mindset, behaviors, a new organization, and a new way of working.
DASA DevOps Coaches within organizations make remarkable contributions on the ground in developing team members and teams into high performing teams with a new mindset, behaviors, organization, and a way of working. The objective of the Coach is to help teams develop their DevOps skills, knowledge and behavior in order to rapidly become self-sufficient and fully leverage the benefits of DevOps.
Coaches promote and facilitate teams that make them more competent and fulfilled so that they are proficient to contribute to their organization and finding meaning of DevOps adoption. As a coach, you help to speed up delivery in teams, create more transparency and build a continuous improvement mindset. At the Organization level, you provide strategic coaching and help organizations achieve their transformational goals.
The DASA DevOps Coach program is designed to prepare professionals for working as an effective DevOps Coach. During this intense, activity-based course you become familiar with the characteristics and traits of a successful DevOps Coach, learn about DASA’s coaching model and apply the DASA DevOps Competence Model in teams and organizations.
Virtual Session 1 (4 hours)
Module 0: Course Introduction
Module 1: DevOps Journey - A Quick Preview
Virtual Session 2 (4 hours)
Module 2: DevOps Coach Performance and Change
Module 3: Being a DevOps Coach
Virtual Session 3 (4 hours)
Virtual Session 4 (4 hours)
Module 4: Team Coaching
Virtual Session 5 (4 hours)
Module 5: DevOps Transformation Journey
Virtual Session 6 (4 hours)
Exam Preparation (Tips ans Tricks)
DASA DevOps OverviewProgram ExpectationDASA DevOps Coach Program at a GlanceCourse Learning OutcomeExam Details
Activity - Recall DevOps FundamentalsActivity - IT Industry EvolutionTraditional, Agile and DevOpsImpact of Technology TrendsDevOps Coach & DevOps LeaderDASA DevOps - PrinciplesCase Study
Activity - Beer Distribution Game and Bullwhip EffectEssence of DevOps CoachingDevOps Coaching - Key DimensionsObjectives and Key Results (OKRs)DevOps - Representative Value, Behaviors and Delivery MetricsContinuous Delivery Maturity LevelsPerformance Analysis QuadrantThe journey from Challenge to ImpactOrganizational Journey of ChangeActivity - Baselining Your Metrics & Team Engagement
Competency FrameworkCoaching FrameworkCore Skills for a DevOps Coach - Contracting, Presence, Listening & QuestioningActivities - Contracting, Experience Listening, QuestioningStakeholder ManagementCommunicationInfluencingMode of Operation of a DevOps Coach - Coaching, Mentoring, Facilitation, ConsultingThe Switch - Coaching, Mentoring, Facilitation & ConsultingFeedback
DevOps - Organization and TeamsDevOps - Team DevelopmentRole of a DevOps Coach in building DevOps OrganizationGemba WalkDevOps - Team CoachingDevOps - Team Coaching in Action
Activity - Preparing & Planning for DevOps TransformationDeveloping the Business Case and Map Costs to ValueModels DevOps AssessmentsDevOps Transformation & RoadmapImplement DevOps Gap findings - Culture, Organization, Process and AutomationFocus on Continuous ImprovementSustain the transformed StateBringing it together - applying Learnings to a Case Study
Course Delivery: Virtual Classroom
DASA (DevOps Agile Skills Association) DevOps Coach Certificate. The DASA DevOps Coach exams are delivered by APMG
There is no need to be certified on DASA DevOps Fundamentals. Prior to the Coach course, the participants will receive reading materials about DASA's Competence Model and the 6 DASA Principles. Participants are required to read this critical piece of content, before the start of the first day.