Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)

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Will Boyd
Will is an engineer who is most passionate about DevOps. He has significant experience in both software development and operations. He enjoys teaching and promoting exciting practices and technologies in the IT industry! He provides training in DevOps and the tools associated with it.

Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)


Core Concepts


Multi-Container Pods


Pod Design

Services and Networking

State Persistence

Practice Exam



Kubernetes provides many powerful tools to help manage complex applications. In order to fully utilize all that Kubernetes has to offer, you need some understanding of its features and how to design application to run on Kubernetes. The Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) certification focuses on these topics.

This course will help you prepare for the exam, so that you can earn your certification. Even if you are not interested in becoming certified, this course can help you learn how to design and build applications for Kubernetes!

Study Guides

CKAD Study Guide

Use this study guide as a reference when preparing for the CKAD exam.

Instructor Deck


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Earn a Certificate of Completion

When you complete this course, you’ll receive a certificate of completion as proof of your accomplishment.

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