Docker Certified Associate Training

Access Duration - 365 Days
4.5( 4 REVIEWS )

What Will I Learn?

Understand the fundamentals of Containerisation
Learn how to set up the Docker Engine
Learn how to configure UCP and DTR for Docker EE
Learn how to deploy Kubernetes Pods and Deployments
Learn how to use Kubernetes Services for application discovery


Docker is specically meant for building and deploying new applications that are faster and easier to handle. Docker is a platform for developers who can use the Docker containers to wrap up the software to develop software and apply standardised units to run, code, runtime, and apply system tools in building a new application. The Docker container supports Linux as well as Windows, wherein the Docker tools and APIS could be used for making a great, highly responsive, and useful web application.

The Docker Certification is high in demand in the IT corporate world. This certification validates that the candidate possesses all the technical knowledge, skills, and experience with the industry wide used and well-recognised credential of the Docker platform. This Certification is specially designed for the business enterprises that are using Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) platform in its business operations. Candidates with the knowledge and skills to apply the Docker platform are therefore recognised through the Docker certification.

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies, and provides learners the opportunity to take this exclusive course awarded by CPD. At Global Edulink, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the Course.  Learners who register will be given excellent support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

  • Access Duration
  • Who is this Course for?
  • Entry Requirement
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Career Path & Progression

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.

  • Professionals aspiring to clear the Docker Certified Associate exam
  • Professionals keen on advancing their career as DevOps Engineers
  • Individuals looking to establish their credibility and value in the market as experienced Docker practitioners
  • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background
In order to complete the course successfully, learners will take an online assessment. This online test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the ‘Docker Certified Associate Training’ certificate by CPD.
CPD is an internationally recognised qualification that will make your CV standout and encourage employers to see your motivation at expanding your skills and knowledge in an enterprise.
Once you successfully complete the course, you will gain an accredited qualification that will prove your skills and expertise in the subject matter. With this qualification you can further expand your knowledge by studying related courses on this subject, or you can go onto get a promotion or salary increment in your current job role. Below given are few of the jobs this certificate will help you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to
  • Software Engineer – Up to £71k per annum
  • Software Developer – Up to £50k per annum
  • Site Reliability Engineer – Up to £72k per annum

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction to Containerization
History of Containers
Namespaces and Cgroups
Containers vs Virtual Machines
Types of Containers
Introduction to Docker
Docker Architecture
Container Lifecycle
Docker CE vs Docker EE
2: The Docker Engine
Docker Engine
Configuring Logging Drivers
Docker Terminology
Port Binding
Detached vs Foreground Mode
Docker CLI
Docker Exec
Restart Policy
3: Image Management and Registry
Dockerfile Instructions
Build Context
Docker Image
Docker Registry
4: Storage in Docker
Docker Storage
Types of Persistent Storage
Bind Mounts
tmpfs Mount
Storage Drivers
Device Mapper
Docker Clean Up
5: Orchestration in Docker
Docker Compose
Docker Swarm
Docker Service
Service Placement
Rolling Update and Rollback
Docker Stack
6: Networking and Security
Docker Networking
Network Drivers
Bridge Network
Overlay Network
Host and Macvlan
Docker Security
Docker Content Trust
Securing the Docker Daemon
7: Docker EE and Monitoring
Docker Enterprise
Universal Control Plane (UCP)
UCP Architecture
Access Control in UCP
Docker Trusted Registry (DTR)
Monitoring using Prometheus
8: Docker with Kubernetes
Kubernetes Core Concepts
Kubernetes Common Commands
Labels, Selectors and Annotations
Persistent Volumes and Persistent Volume Claims
Storage Classes

Students feedback


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    C B

    Coates Booth

    January 27, 2021
    Fantastic materials

    The course starts with the fundamentals of Docker and works up to more advanced topics. The course contents covered everything.

    A B

    Anderson Brown

    December 08, 2020
    Highly recommend

    The course gives a solid foundation for the official Docker Certified Associate exam. The contents of the course are comprehensive and well demonstrated

    A M

    Abram Mann

    November 08, 2020
    Practical overview

    This is a good course for beginner and also at the intermediate levels. Lots of practical overview

    H R

    Harper Roberts

    October 22, 2020
    Detailed explanations

    Enjoyed very much each and every concept in the docker with detailed explanation.

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