Introduction To KinD

 Beginner |  .5+HR

This course is for IT professionals and engineers who need to understand how to get a local Kubernetes development cluster using KinD. Perfect for anyone looking to stage up disposable clusters.

This course is part of the Intensive Docker & Kubernetes Track.

Not sold separately. View our pricing below.

Course Introduction

Learn how to use KinD (Kubernetes-in-Docker) to get a local Kubernetes cluster across Linux, Mac, and Windows environments.

KinD is primarily used for testing Kubernetes but can also be utilized for local development or CI.

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This course is part of the Intensive Docker & Kubernetes track. Not sold separately.

Please Note: All of our bundles are for a one-year subscription.

At the end of the subscription period, your membership does not automatically renew.


  • No experience with containers necessary

Course Outline

1.0 - Using KinD for local Kubernetes development

1.2 - 5 options for running Kubernetes locally

1.3 - Deploying a KinD cluster with multiple nodes

1.4 - Utilizing docker exec/docker stats with KinD

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Other Courses


The Intensive Docker Kubernetes Bundle includes all of the following courses:

  • Intensive Docker
  • Intensive Kubernetes
  • Intensive Kubernetes; Advanced Concepts
  • Intro to KinD
  • Deep Dive into Kubernetes Networking with CNI
  • Managing AWS Resources with Terraform

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The High-Performance bundle includes all of the courses listed above, plus the courses in our Ultimate Go bundle.

Note: This includes any new courses added during your subscription year.

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