Course Description

This online training course builds on students existing user-level knowledge and experience with the Linux operating system to present fundamental skills and concepts that they will use on the job in any type of Linux career.
This course can benefit students in two ways. If students job duties include Linux troubleshooting, installation, or maintenance, or if students are preparing for any type of Linux-related career, it provides the background knowledge and skills students will require to be successful.

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks
  • Module 2: Managing User and Group Accounts
  • Module 3: Managing Partitions and the Linux Filesystem
  • Module 4: Managing Files in Linux
  • Module 5: Managing Linux Permissions and Ownership
  • Module 6: Printing Files
  • Module 7: Managing Packages
  • Module 8: Managing Kernel Services
  • Module 9: Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts
  • Module 10: Managing Jobs and Processes
  • Module 11: Managing System Services
  • Module 12: Configuring Network Services
  • Module 13: Configuring Basic Internet Services
  • Module 14: Securing Linux
  • Module 15: Managing Hardware
  • Module 16: Troubleshooting Linux Systems
  • Module 17: Installing Linux
  • Module 18: Configuring the GUI


None, but we recommend students have knowledge of:

  • UNIX and Linux: Fundamentals
  • UNIX and Linux: Advanced User
  • CompTIA A+

Thank you for your interest in this course. Unfortunately, the course you have selected is currently not open for enrollment. Please complete a Course Inquiry or call 314-977-3226 so that we may promptly notify you when enrollment opens.