CloudBees CI & Jenkins Curriculum

Learn which courses are available as self-paced and instructor-led as well as their learning objectives.

Training and Certification by Role

CloudBees CI learning paths outlined by role.

Course Developer QA Engineer DevOps Engineer Administrator Operations Engineer Release Manager Engineering Manager
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* These courses will be released by the end of 2022.
** These courses will be released in early 2023.

CloudBees CI Essentials

Self-Paced Certification

This video-based course presents a high-level introduction to the features and concepts of CloudBees CI. All other CloudBees CI courses build on this foundational knowledge.

Optionally earn a CloudBees CI Essentials certification after this course.

Learning Objectives

Students will become conversational with the core concepts, terminology, and use cases of CloudBees CI. They will understand the main components of CloudBees CI and its benefits to a software development organization. Subsequent courses will provide practice and deeper knowledge so that organizations can begin implementing, configuring, and deploying CloudBees CI.

Audience

The course is for anyone wanting to become conversational and gain a high-level understanding of CloudBees CI.

Prerequisites

No training prerequisites are needed to take this course, but a basic understanding of continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) would be helpful.

CloudBees CI Level 1: Basics

Self-Paced Instructor-Led Certification

This introductory course builds on the knowledge learned in the CloudBees CI: Essentials self-paced course. It combines informational and instructional curriculum with entry-level, hands-on labs to give students practical exposure to core features. These features are then explored in greater detail in Level 2 courses. After completing this course, the student should have basic usage knowledge and experience. Implementation and configuration are covered in level 2 courses.

Optionally earn a CloudBees CI Associate certification after this class, starting in July 2022.

Learning Objectives

Students will learn CloudBees CI concepts and how continuous integration concepts relate to CloudBees CI. They will also learn how to perform basic user tasks including building an existing Pipeline.

Audience

The course is for anyone who needs introductory, hands-on usage knowledge and experience. It is also a prerequisite for other CloudBees CI Level 1 and Level 2 courses.

Prerequisites

  • Before proceeding, it is required that you have completed the CloudBees CI: Essentials course and its prerequisites.
  • The CloudBees CI Essentials certification is not required before this course but is recommended to ensure proficiency in this foundational knowledge.

CloudBees CI Level 2: Pipeline Implementation

Self-Paced Instructor-Led Badge

This course builds on topics covered in CloudBees CI Level 1: Basics. It focuses on building and implementing Pipelines for CloudBees CI and reinforces learning with progressively more advanced hands-on exercises. Earn a CloudBees CI Pipeline Implementation digital badge after this class.

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to create and implement Declarative Pipelines, add features and functionality to control the Pipeline flow of execution, extend Pipeline functionality with shared libraries, and create Pipeline jobs with standardized templates.

Audience

This course is for anyone who oversees the entire DevOps process and needs hands-on implementation knowledge and experience for CloudBees CI Pipelines. It is also a required prerequisite for CloudBees CI Level 2: Pipeline Administration course.

Prerequisites

  • A basic understanding of scripting is recommended but not required.
  • Before proceeding, it is required that you have completed the CloudBees CI Level 1: Basics course and its prerequisites.

CloudBees CI Level 1: Administration

Self-Paced Instructor-Led Certification

This course combines informational and instructional curriculum with more advanced hands-on exercises focused on administrative tasks for CloudBees CI.

After completing this course, the student will gain hands-on guided experience with administrative tasks. More detailed implementation, configuration, and best practices for specific administrative tasks are covered in Level 2 courses.

Earn a CloudBees CI Admin Associate certification after this class, starting in August 2022.

Learning Objectives

Students will learn how to perform basic CloudBees CI administrative tasks in preparation for CloudBees CI Level 2 admin courses.

Audience

The course is for anyone who needs introductory, hands-on usage knowledge and experience for CloudBees CI administrative tasks. It is also a required prerequisite for CloudBees CI Level 2 admin courses.

Prerequisites

  • A basic understanding of command line usage, scripting, and security is recommended.
  • Before proceeding, it is required that you have completed the CloudBees CI Level 1: Basics course and its prerequisites.

CloudBees CI Level 2: Administration series

Self-Paced Badges Certification

This series of courses provides advanced hands-on exercises focused on administrative tasks for CloudBees CI introduced in the CloudBees CI Level 1: Administration course.

Earn a CloudBees CI Admin badge after each course in the series. After successfully earning all the badges, validate your proficiency by taking the CloudBees CI Professional Admin certification exam.

Note: Courses and badges to be released throughout 2022 and 2023. Instructor-led training and the CloudBees CI Professional Admin certification exam to be released in 2023.

CloudBees Training and Certification FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions related to CloudBees self-paced and instructor-led training as well as CloudBees Certification