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CompTIA Linux+

CompTIA Linux+ (LX0-103 & LX0-104)

Course Overview

This online instructor led 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.In addition, it assists students if they’re preparing to take the CompTIA® Linux+™ Powered by LPI Exams, in order to become a CompTIA® Linux+™ Certified Professional. Exams LX0-103 & LX0-104

Skills Learned

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify basic Linux concepts and perform basic Linux tasks.
  • Manage user and group accounts.
  • Manage partitions and the Linux filesystem.
  • Manage various files in Linux.
  • Work with Linux permissions and ownership.
  • Print files.
  • Manage packages.
  • Manage kernel services.
  • Work with the Bash shell and shell scripts.
  • Manage jobs and processes.
  • Manage system services.
  • Configure network services.
  • Configure basic Internet services.
  • Implement measures to secure a Linux system.
  • Manage hardware associated with Linux systems.
  • Troubleshoot Linux system issues.
  • Install the Linux operating system.
  • Configure the GUI.

Who Should Attend This Course

Current Linux professionals who are looking to expand their knowledge or students looking to become a CompTIA Linux+ Certified Professional


None, but we recommend students have knowledge of:

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

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 Servies
  • 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


  • Expert-facilitated Virtual Recorded Online Classroom: $1,490.00

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