Puppet Training Overview

Puppet Training Course Outline

Module 1: Overview of Puppet

  • Features of Puppet System
  • Workflow
  • Key Components
  • Architecture
  • Installation

Module 2: Configuration of Puppet

  • Open Firewall Ports on Machines
  • Configuration File
  • Key Components of Config File
  • Puppet Environment Configuration

Module 3: Puppet Master

  • Creating a Puppet Master Server
  • Installing NTP
  • Set up Puppet Server Software
  • Configure Memory Allocation on Puppet Server

Module 4: Puppet Agent and Puppet Validating Set up

  • Setting Up the Virtual Machine
  • Validating Multiple Machine Configuration

Module 5: Puppet SSL Sign Certificate Set up

  • List Current Certificate Requests
  • Sign a Request
  • Revoking the Host from the Puppet Setup
  • Viewing All Signed Requests

Module 6: Installing and Configuring r10K

  • Create a Configuration File for r10k Config
  • Installing Puppet Manifest and Module
  • Testing Installation

Module 7: Puppet Coding Style, Manifest Files, and Module

  • Puppet Coding Style
  • Manifest Files
  • Module

Module 8: Puppet File Server

  • File Format
  • Security
  • Host Name
  • IP Address
  • Global Allow

Module 9: Puppet Factor and Facts

  • Puppet Facts
  • Custom Facts
  • External Facts

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Who should attend this Puppet Training Course?

The Puppet Training Course is designed for professionals interested in mastering Puppet; a configuration management tool used for automating IT infrastructure management. This Puppet Training Course can be beneficial to a wide range of professionals, including:

  • DevOps Engineers
  • System Administrators
  • IT Operations Managers
  • Configuration Managers
  • Cloud Administrators
  • Infrastructure Engineers
  • IT Managers and Directors
  • Solutions Architects

Prerequisites of the Puppet Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend the Puppet Training Course. However, a basic knowledge of Linux and network protocol communication can be beneficial for delegates. 

Puppet Training Course Overview

DevOps has emerged as a pivotal approach to streamline software development and deployment processes. Puppet, a leading configuration management tool, plays a critical role in enabling automation and infrastructure as code. This Puppet Training equips professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to excel in DevOps environments, ensuring they stay competitive.

Proficiency in Puppet is vital for DevOps professionals and IT practitioners seeking to enhance their automation capabilities. DevOps Training and Puppet Courses are essential for System Administrators, System Architects, and Software Developers who aim to collaborate seamlessly and ensure efficient resource management.

This intensive 2-day Puppet Training from The Knowledge Academy empowers delegates with hands-on experience and an in-depth understanding of Puppet's capabilities. Through practical exercises and real-world scenarios, delegates will master the art of automating configuration management, ensuring consistent and error-free deployments.

Course Objectives

  • To develop a deep understanding of Puppet technology and its role in configuration management
  • To leverage Puppet effectively for automating infrastructure configuration and software deployment
  • To explore Puppet Architecture and its capabilities in centralising and automating configuration management
  • To comprehend the Puppet Dashboard and its use in system monitoring and control
  • To master the scaling of Puppet for managing larger and more complex infrastructures
  • To acquire skills in creating templates, writing custom facts, and developing plugins to tailor Puppet to specific organisational needs

After completing this Puppet Training, delegates will be well-prepared to excel in DevOps environments. They will possess the skills and knowledge needed to streamline infrastructure management, automate configuration tasks, and ensure the reliability of software deployments.

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What’s included in this Puppet Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Puppet Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Puppet Training. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Puppet Training, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Puppet Training. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Puppet Training sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite Puppet Training at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our Puppet Training offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


Monitor employees progress

The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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Puppet Training FAQs

Puppet Training is a professional course designed to teach individuals how to effectively use Puppet, a configuration management and automation tool, to automate and manage IT infrastructure. The Puppet Course by The Knowledge Academy covers various aspects of Puppet technology, from basic concepts to advanced techniques, to help delegates become proficient in infrastructure automation.
There are no formal prerequisites for attending this Puppet Course. However, a basic understanding of Linux, the command line, network protocol communication, and basic administration skills would be advantageous.
Anybody who wishes to gain in-depth knowledge of Puppet functionality should attend this Puppet Course. This Puppet Course is well suited for Linux System Administrators as well.
In this Puppet Training, delegates will have 2-day intensive training with our experienced instructors, a digital delegate pack consisting of important notes related to this course, and a certificate after course completion.
The duration of this Puppet Training Course is 2 days. Delegates engage in intensive learning sessions, covering various aspects of this Puppet Training Course.
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts.
Puppet software offers several benefits, including automation of tasks, ensuring consistent configurations, and scalability. It treats Infrastructure as Code, enhances control, and supports customisation, making it a valuable tool for efficient infrastructure management.
Several well-known companies use Puppet for configuration management and automation, including Google, GitHub, Twitter, Red Hat, and Salesforce. Puppet is widely adopted in various industries for managing and deploying infrastructure efficiently.
Yes, Puppet is commonly used for DevOps. It is an automation tool that helps manage and configure Infrastructure as Code, making it a valuable tool in DevOps practices for streamlining and automating the deployment and management of software and infrastructure.
Puppet works in DevOps by automating configuration management and infrastructure provisioning, following the principles of Infrastructure as Code (IaC). It seamlessly integrates into CI/CD pipelines, maintaining consistent configurations and scaling to handle complex environments. Puppet also offers real-time monitoring and reporting, aligning with DevOps practices for efficient and reliable software delivery.
Puppet is based on its custom Domain-Specific Language (DSL) called Puppet DSL or Puppet Language, specifically designed for defining infrastructure configurations and automation tasks.
A Puppet Master is the central server that controls and manages the configuration of nodes (client machines). It stores the desired system configurations (manifests) and serves as the authoritative source for distributing, enforcing, and monitoring the configurations on the managed nodes. The Puppet Master communicates with Puppet agents (nodes) to ensure they adhere to the defined configuration policies.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a top training provider, known for several compelling reasons. We deliver a wide range of internationally recognised certifications across diverse fields, led by experienced instructors. Moreover, our flexibility extends to multiple learning formats, including in-person classroom sessions, virtual classes, and e-learning options.
The training fees for Puppet Training certification in the United Kingdom starts from £1795
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Puppet Training.
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