This is a job-focused Linux certification. If you’re looking to embark on a career as a Linux Administrator, this is the perfect qualification for you to earn. You’ll learn the necessary skills, techniques and knowledge to succeed in a career as a Linux Administrator, including how to install and support the Linux Operating System.
If you want to earn your qualification in your own time, wherever suits you best, this course will be ideal for you.
If you’re new to IT and looking for a qualification to get started in the industry, we recommend the CompTIA A+, CompTIA S+ or CompTIA N+ Certification Virtual Classroom courses.
Required: No required prerequisites for this CompTIA Linux+ Certification.
Recommended: CompTIA A+ Certification, CompTIA Network+ Certification, and 12+ months of Linux administration experience.
The average salary for Linux specific job roles in the UK is £55k, with senior roles (such as Linux Server Engineers and DevOps) earning in excess of £70k.
With a CompTIA Linux+ Certification, you can embark on a very specific career in Linux support roles, including:
CompTIA certifications are recognised internationally and offer the chance to learn the Linux skills and practical elements required to thrive in a Linux focused job role.
Students new to IT
A CompTIA Linux+ Certification will make your CV stand out and make your skillset desirable to employers. You’ll gain a high-quality qualification, which will prepare you for your career ahead.
Current IT Professionals
If you already work in the IT industry but are looking for a Linux specific career path, a CompTIA Linux+ Certification will help you gain the knowledge to start and advance your IT career.
We have helped over 555,000 delegates around the world to study for and earn specific qualifications to help them change careers or advance in their current jobs. Many of these students studied IT or Cyber Security qualifications and have now forged careers in this sector. This experience has allowed us to refine our processes, course materials and learning platforms, ensuring we offer the highest level of service and training possible.
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You’ll also benefit from:
Module 1: Introduction
Module 2: Preparing Your Environment
Module 3: Sifting Through Services
Module 4: Managing Files, Directories, and Text
Module 5: Searching and Analysing Text
Module 6: Explaining the Boot Process
Module 7: Maintaining System Startup and Services
Module 8: Configuring Network Connections
Module 9: Comparing GUIs
Module 10: Adjusting Localization Options
Module 11: Administering Users and Groups
Module 12: Handling Storage
Module 13: Protecting Files
Module 14: Governing Software
Module 15: Tending Kernel Modules
Module 16: Applying Ownership and Permissions
Module 17: Looking at Access and Authentication Methods
Module 18: Implementing Logging Services
Module 19: Overseeing Linux Firewalls
Module 20: Embracing Best Security Practices
Module 21: Analysing System Properties and Remediation
Module 22: Optimizing Performance
Module 23: Investigating User Issues
Module 24: Dealing with Linux Devices
Module 25: Troubleshooting Application and Hardware Issues
Module 26: Deploying Bash Scripts
Module 27: Automating Jobs
Module 28: Controlling Versions with Git
Module 29: Understanding Cloud and Virtualisation Concepts
Module 30: Inspecting Cloud and Virtualization Services
Module 31: Orchestrating the Environment
Having earned a CompTIA Linux+ certification, your skills as an IT professional with hands-on experience configuring, monitoring, and supporting servers running the Linux operating system will be validated by an international recognised awarding body.
Number of questions
Maximum of 90 questions per exam.
Type of questions
Performance-based, Multiple-choice (single response), multiple response, and fill-in-the-blank questions.
90 minutes per exam
720 out of 900
If you are funding your own course, we can provide a multitude of flexible payment plans and pricing options, some of which are listed below:
*Finance is a great way to help you spread the cost of your purchase. To make it easy, you can apply for and complete the loan application quickly and entirely online.
We offer a range of interest-free and interest-bearing finance options to help you spread the cost of your purchase over 12, 24, 36 or 48 months. Please contact our team today for further details.