Updated for 2023 Data Journey First DataOps

A Free, On-Demand DataOps Certification Course

The Fundamentals of DataOps


Course Overview

Updated in 2023 with a focus on “Data Journey First DataOps,” this course introduces you to the concept of DataOps—its origins, components, real-life applications, and ways to implement it.

Following the five modules, the course offers you a 33-question assessment of what you have learned.

With an 80% passing grade, you will receive a Fundamentals of DataOps Certificate to post on LinkedIn and add to your resume!

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DataOps Course Curriculum

Overview: Intro to DataOps [20 min]

  • Problems in the Data & Analytics Industry
  • Root Cause: Organizational Complexities
  • Solution: What Is DataOps?

Module One: Data Journey First DataOps [20 min]

  • Data Journey Manifesto
  • Introduction to Data Journeys
  • Five Pillars of Data Journeys

Module Two: DataOps Production Pipeline [30 min]

  • The Three DataOps Pipelines
  • Meta-Orchestrate Tools, Teams & Processes
  • Automate Tests for Error Detection
  • Types of Tests
  • Measure Production Processes, Reflect & Improve

Module Three: DataOps Development Pipeline [30 min]

  • Development Lifecycle Complexities
  • Data & Analytics Development
  • How to Achieve Fast Deployments
  • DataOps Deployments: Beyond DevOps

Module Four: DataOps Environment Pipeline [30 min]

  • DataOps Environment Challenges
  • Environment Management: Components & Use Cases
  • Principles of DataOps Environments

Module Five: DataOps Implementation [10 min]

  • Data Journey First DataOps
  • Lean DataOps Implementation
  • Six-Step Process to DataOps
  • Conclusion

DataOps Fundamentals Certification Assessment [Untimed]

  • 32 question assessment
  • An 80% passing grade is needed for a certificate
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Meet Your DataOps Instructor


Image Headshot Christopher Chris Bergh DataKitchen CEOChristopher Bergh is the CEO & Head Chef at DataKitchen, a DataOps software & services provider. Chris has more than 30 years of research, software engineering, data analytics & executive management experience. He has been a COO, CTO, VP & Director of Engineering at various points in his career. Chris is a recognized expert on DataOps, speaking about DataOps at various industry conferences. He co-authors The DataOps Manifesto, The Data Journey Manifesto, The DataOps Cookbook & Recipes for DataOps Succes. You can follow Chris on Twitter @ChrisBergh.