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DevOps: Continuous and Automated Testing MicroCert

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Number of Courses


Total Contact Hours

18 Hours (1.8 CEUs)

Total Cost


Accelerate Delivery and Improve Quality with DevOps

DevOps is an area of growth in the IT field across industries. The curriculum for this program is for beginners, those who would like to see if this career is for them. It has been organized for those with or without a college degree who would like an overview of the profession along with an understanding of major principles of DevOps. Continuous and automated testing is a crucial component of the DevOps process and culture. Learners will explore best practices in migrating and various test automation tools.

This program is part of the DevOps Engineer Certificate program.

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Course Listing

Although not required, it is advised to take the courses in this order:

  • CODVO - Introduction to DevOps (Online)
  • CODPF - Fundamentals of Continuous and Automated Testing (Online)
  • CODPA - Applications of Continuous and Automated Testing (Online)

Each course is $395. Payment is due prior to beginning your course. There are also other payment options available.

Note: Prices are subject to change. Contact an Enrollment Coach to see what savings you may qualify for.


Each online course in this program must be completed within 4 weeks. Each course includes unique learning objectives and outcomes and is completed entirely online.


These online courses require access to a computer with Internet access, email, an Internet browser (Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox recommended), MS PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Digital Badge Details

Successful completion of all courses within the program earns you an official LSU digital badge to show off your skill sets. This badge can be used to bulk up your online résumé and showcase your expertise in the topic. Badges are distributed through Badgr. For more information on digital badges, visit the LSU digital badge page. If you have completed this program, request your badge.

Learning Outcomes

Introduction to DevOps (Online)

  • Explain the culture of DevOps
  • Explain different approaches or frameworks used to complement DevOps culture
  • Identify DevOps concepts, technology tools, and languages utilized within DevOps teams
  • Plan for a career in the field of DevOps

Fundamentals of Continuous and Automated Testing (Online)

  • Explain how continuous and automated testing are part of the DevOps process and culture
  • Infer best practices in DevOps and continuous and automated testing
  • Differentiate between tools to deploy DevOps concepts

Applications of Continuous and Automated Testing (Online)

  • Describe user roles in DevOps and Continuous & Automated Testing
  • Infer solutions to real-world problems in DevOps organizations
  • Select an appropriate test automation tool based on a fictional company's needs