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Course Overview

There is a global demand to increase and improve software delivery processes, based on Gartner report. Agile, as well as Development and Operations (DevOps) have also been identified as the de facto approaches in automating software applications for continuous delivery.


Through DevOps, businesses can look forward to an improved collaboration among stakeholders, with better productivity. This is achieved by automating applications and services to speed up delivery.


The Specialist Diploma in DevOps, jointly offered by Temasek Polytechnic & Republic Polytechnic, equips participants with the skills and knowledge to implement end-to-end software services through continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines. Upon completion of the programme, graduates will be able to accelerate and bring agility to business processes.


A first of its kind, participants will undertake projects in DevOps to implement CI/CD pipelines using open source tools such as:

  • Git/GitHub
  • JIRA
  • Junit
  • Maven
  • Jenkins
  • Puppet
  • Docker
  • Nagios 



All students are required to bring their own notebooks for lessons. You may refer to the required technical specifications for notebooks HERE.

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements


A Polytechnic Diploma or ITE Technical Diploma / Technical Engineer Diploma / Work-Learn Technical Diploma in Science, Technical, Engineering, Math (STEM) or equivalent


OR A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent


OR A Post-Secondary Certificate with at least 3 Years of relevant working experience

Who Should Attend

Individuals who are keen to pursue a career in DevOps and be prepared for the agile business of the future.


Working adults who wish to acquire new skills and knowledge in DevOps for improved business efficiency.

What You'll Learn

To be awarded the Specialist Diploma, participants are required to complete a total of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDCs). A certificate will be issued upon successful completion of each PDC.

Subject Code Subject
CDV1C01 Agile Methodology in DevOps

This module covers basic DevOps concepts such as continuous integration, continuous delivery, and continuous deployment and how they are assimilated into various DevOps functions. It also covers the concepts and techniques of agile methodology, scrum process framework and Kanban agile process. Agile project management and issue tracking tools for hands on work will be used to introduce these concepts.

CDV1C02 Code Management in DevOps

This module covers the concepts of source code management and version control in a DevOps process during the development phase. Topics covered include version control, basic concept of code management, utilizing source code management tools and best practices. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.

Subject Code Subject
CDV1C03 Release and Security in DevOps

This module covers the concepts of release management and security management prior to code deployment in Continuous Delivery for DevOps. Topics covered include planning, scheduling and controlling the release of code with integration of security testing. It also covers ITIL processes that complement DevOps to better integrate IT with business needs and strategies. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.

CDV1C04 Deployment and Monitoring in DevOps

This module covers the concepts of deployment management, operation management and monitoring management in Continuous Delivery for DevOps. Topics covered include rollout and rollback of code, mitigation of operation challenges with aid of tools, monitoring performance and availability of services. Practical hands on deliverables are expected as part of the course outcome.

Modes of Assessment


  • Quizzes
  • Assignments
  • Projects 

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Career Opportunities

Graduates of the course can contribute to job roles such as DevOps Engineer, Software Engineer/Developer or SysOps Engineer

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Course Contact

  • Mainline 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.