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SRE Foundation (SREF)℠  [P-SREF2]


Course topic

Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is a discipline that incorporates SW engineering aspects to increase the reliability of infrastructure and operations.

The SRE (Site Reliability Engineering) course Foundation℠ is an introduction to the principles and practices that enable an organization to deliver critical services reliably and economically, and highlights the development of SRE and its future direction.

It provides participants with the practices, methods and tools they need to motivate employees throughout the organization concerned with reliability and stability through the use of real-life scenarios and case studies.

Upon completion of the course, participants will have tangible clues to use when they return to the organization, such as understanding, defining and measuring Service Level Objectives (SLOs). This course enables the learners to successfully complete the SRE Foundation certification exam.

The course is divided into 8 modules and covers the following topics:

  • Module 1: SRE Principles & Practices
  • Module 2: Service Level Objectives & Error Budgets
  • Module 3: Reducing Toil
  • Module 4: Monitoring & Service Level Indicators
  • Module 5: SRE Tools & Automation
  • Module 6: Anti-Fragility & Learning from Failure
  • Module 7: Organizational Impact of SRE
  • Module 8: SRE, Other Frameworks, The Future

Training Objectives

  • Getting to know the Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) approach and gaining a basic understanding
  • Understand the interrelation of SRE with DevOps and other popular frameworks
  • Understand and apply Service Level Objectives (SLO) and Service Level Indicators (SLI)
  • Apply continuous delivery as a central role in the use of SRE and present the tool landscape
  • Presentation of SRE tools and automation techniques in consideration of security requirements
  • Why organizations choose SRE and what organizational effects SRE has in companies

Training Preconditions

  • No formal requirements
  • Experience as a software developer, IT expert, Scrum master or operations engineer is an advantage

Target group

  • Anyone who is interested in modern IT management and organizational change approaches
  • Business Manager
  • Consultant
  • Users of DevOps practices
  • IT Manager
  • Scrum Master
  • Software Engineers
  • System Integrators


To obtain the official SRE Foundation certificate, candidates must achieve the required minimum score of 65% from 40 multiple-choice questions.


Documents in English

SRE folder included:

  • Trainings Slides
  • Student workbook
  • USB stick with slide show
  • Other related material

Public    SRE Foundation (SREF)℠

Start End Duration Location Language Price CHF Status
Start16.09.2020 End17.09.2020 Duration2 days Location LanguageDE Price CHF2'200.- StatusBook
Start09.12.2020 End10.12.2020 Duration2 days Location LanguageDE Price CHF2'200.- StatusBook
Plus certification fee (optional) in the amount of 320.-


Can also be held as an internal seminar for groups of 6 people or more.


Early birds rebate

If you book your course more than 4 months in advance you will get a rebate of 10% on the course fee.

Volume discount

Motivate your colleagues. Already with 3 people in the same course and simultaneous registration we grant interesting discounts on the course fees:

  • 3 persons on the same course date 10%
  • 4 persons on the same course date 15%
  • 5 persons on the same course date 20%

The discounts are not cumulative - it is always the highest that counts.

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