Kubernetes Security (CKS)

Advanced Kubernetes cluster security



This course focuses on the best practices of securing a Kubernetes cluster, from the control plane and nodes to the workloads to the workloads themselves. Attendees will increase their core Kubernetes knowledge and focus on how to attack and defend in depth through a combination of presentations, demos, hands-on labs, and live Capture the Flag scenarios. The course encourages supply chain security through the lens of industry-leading standards.


Learning Outcomes

  • Have the ability to secure container-based applications and Kubernetes platforms during build, deployment and runtime, and are qualified to perform these tasks in a professional setting.



  • EUR 1.500 per seat 
  • GBP 1.350 per seat 
  • Private training available upon request

Course Outline

  • Secure cluster setup and management
  • Cluster Hardening
  • System Hardening
  •  Minimize Microservice Vulnerabilities
  • Supply Chain Security
  • Monitoring, Logging and Runtime Security


Who Should Attend

  • This course is designed for those who understand the core components of containers and Kubernetes and are looking to further deep dive their knowledge to understand the potential threats and exploits that can occur from a misconfigured Kubernetes cluster.
  • This course is suitable for anyone who already understands Cloud Native technologies (as per our CKA course) and is seeking to gain a further understanding of best security practices in Cloud Native software delivery.


  • CKA or equivalent experience.


7 October 2021

Scheduled dates

Thursday 7 October 2021

Friday 8 October 2021

Duration: 2 days
Location: Online
Language: English
Time: 10.00 -17.30 CET
Price: € 1500.00

25 November 2021

Scheduled dates

Thursday 25 November 2021

Friday 26 November 2021

Duration: 2 days
Location: Online
Language: English
Time: 10.00-17.30
Price: € 1500.00