Certification Industry: DevOps and Automation
Certificate Name: Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD)
Certificate Issuing Authority: Linux Foundation
Certification Price: 300 USD
Certificate Validity: 3 years
The Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) program has been developed by The Linux Foundation and the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), the host of Kubernetes, to help expand the Kubernetes ecosystem through standardized training and certification. As one of the highest velocity projects in the history of open source, Kubernetes use is exploding.
The exam curriculum includes these general domains and their weights on the exam: