Rackspace Training

Certified Kubernetes Administrator Preparatory Course

This course prepares students for the Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) exam. Students can prove they have the skills to configure and manage a Kubernetes cluster and establish credibility and value with their employers and customers. Each student will receive access to their very own cluster where they will practice the topics covered in the exam. Become a part of the growing community of Certified Kubernetes Administrators!


  • Developers
  • System Administrators


  • Basic Linux Command Line Knowledge
  • Some Experience with Kubernetes
  • Some Experience with Docker

Required Materials

  • Laptop with Wifi Card
  • SSH and SCP Software

Course Outline

  • Configuring and Validating the Cluster
  • Managing the Cluster
  • Understanding Networking in the Cluster
  • Security Concepts to Interact with the Cluster
  • Logging and Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting the Cluster
  • Understanding YAML Files
  • Using Labels Selectors
  • Creating Storage for Pods
  • Setting up Secrets
  • Using DaemonSets
  • Scheduling a Pod
Duration 2 days
Time 9am to 4pm
Price $1,200.00 (USD)