DO180: Red Hat OpenShift 1 - Containers and Kubernetes

Introduction to building and managing containers for deployment on a Kubernetes and OpenShift 4 cluster! This course introduces students to building and managing containers for deployment on a Kubernetes cluster. You will learng how to build core knowledge and skills in managing containers through hands-on experience with containers, Kubernetes, and the Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform needed for multiple roles (including developers, administrators and site reliability engineers).

This course is based on Red Hat OpenShift® Container Platform 4.10.

Course content summary

  • Container and OpenShift architecture
  • Create containerized services 
  • Manage containers and container images
  • Creating custom container images
  • Deploy containerized applications on OpenShift
  • Deploy multi-container applications.


  • Developers who wish to containerize software applications
  • Administrators who are new to container technology and container orchestration
  • Architects who are considering using container technologies in software architectures
  • Site reliability engineers who are considering using Kubernetes and OpenShift


  • Experience in the use of a Linux terminal session, issuing operating system commands, and familiarity with shell scripting.
  • A Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification is recommended but not required.
  • Some experience with web application architectures and their corresponding technologies.

You can learn about the benefits of containers, Docker, Kubernetes, and Red Hat OpenShift with Red Hat`s free offering:
Deploying Containerized Applications Technical Overview (DO080)

Course outline

Introduce container technology
Describe how software can run in containers orchestrated by Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform.

Create containerized services
Provision a server using container technology.

Manage containers
Manipulate pre-built container images to create and manage containerized services.

Manage container images
Govern the life cycle of a container image from creation to deletion.

Create custom container images
Design and code a Docker file to build a custom container image.

Deploy containerized applications on Red Hat OpenShift
Use single container applications on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform.

Deploy multi-container applications
Set up applications that are containerized using multiple container images.

Troubleshoot containerized applications
Regulate a containerized application deployed on Red Hat OpenShift.

Comprehensive review of curriculum
Demonstrate how to containerize a software application, test it with Podman, and deploy it on an OpenShift cluster.


This course (together with DO280) is recommended preparation for exam EX280

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