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CompTIA Linux+ (CT8736)

The five-day CompTIA Linux+ training provides participants with the knowledge and tools they need to manage Linux operating systems - the command line, but also user administration, file-level permissions, software configurations, clients and servers as well as securing these operating systems.

A preferential rate (-15%) applies to the regular cost for non-profit organizations, as well as the government sector. In addition, you can benefit from additional advantages through a corporate agreement when you need to train several people or teams in your company. Contact us for details.

Public class

Duration: 
5 days / 35 hours

Private class

On site / Virtual classroom
Minimum no. of participants: 4
5 days / 35 hours
Price on request
English or Serbian
Training plan: 

Lesson 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks

  • Identify the Linux Design Philosophy
  • Enter Shell Commands
  • Get Help with Linux

Lesson 2: Managing Users and Groups

  • Assume Superuser Privileges
  • Create, Modify, and Delete Users
  • Create, Modify, and Delete Groups
  • Query Users and Groups
  • Configure Account Profiles

Lesson 3: Managing Permissions and Ownership

  • Modify File and Directory Permissions
  • Modify File and Directory Ownership
  • Configure Special Permissions and Attributes
  • Troubleshoot Permissions Issues

Lesson 4: Managing Storage

  • Create Partitions
  • Manage Logical Volumes
  • Mount File Systems
  • Manage File Systems
  • Navigate the Linux Directory Structure
  • Troubleshoot Storage Issues

Lesson 5: Managing Files and Directories

  • Create and Edit Text Files
  • Search for Files
  • Perform Operations on Files and Directories
  • Process Text Files
  • Manipulate File Output

Lesson 6: Managing Kernel Modules

  • Explore the Linux Kernel
  • Install and Configure Kernel Modules
  • Monitor Kernel Modules

Lesson 7: Managing the Linux Boot Process

  • Configure Linux Boot Components
  • Configure GRUB 2

Lesson 8: Managing System Components

  • Configure Localization Options
  • Configure GUIs
  • Manage Services
  • Troubleshoot Process Issues
  • Troubleshoot CPU and Memory Issues

Lesson 9: Managing Devices

  • Identify the Types of Linux Devices
  • Configure Devices
  • Monitor Devices
  • Troubleshoot Hardware Issues

Lesson 10: Managing Networking

  • Identify TCP/IP Fundamentals
  • Identify Linux Server Roles
  • Connect to a Network
  • Configure DHCP and DNS Client Services
  • Configure Cloud and Virtualization Technologies
  • Troubleshoot Networking Issues

Lesson 11: Managing Packages and Software

  • Identify Package Managers
  • Manage RPM Packages with YUM
  • Manage Debian Packages with APT
  • Configure Repositories
  • Acquire Software
  • Build Software from Source Code
  • Troubleshoot Software Dependency Issues

Lesson 12: Securing Linux Systems

  • Implement Cybersecurity Best Practices
  • Implement Identity and Access Management Methods
  • Configure SELinux or AppArmor
  • Configure Firewalls
  • Implement Logging Services
  • Back Up, Restore, and Verify Data

Lesson 13: Working with Bash Scripts

  • Customize the Bash Shell Environment
  • Identify Scripting and Programming Fundamentals
  • Write and Execute a Simple Bash Script
  • Incorporate Control Statements in Bash Scripts

Lesson 14: Automating Tasks

  • Schedule Jobs
  • Implement Version Control Using Git
  • Identify Orchestration Concepts

Lesson 15: Installing Linux

  • Prepare for Linux Installation
  • Perform the Installation

Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to CompTIA® Linux+® (Exam XK0-004)

Exclusives: 
  • One year access to the class recording
  • One year access to the lab environment on Internet
  • Course material accessible in electronic format
  • Questions for practice on the exam
  • Exam voucher included
  • Certificate of attendance
Prerequisites: 

To ensure your success in this course, you should have at least foundational experience with general systems administration procedures, some hands-on exposure to one or more Linux distributions, as well as knowledge of computing hardware and basic networking and cybersecurity concepts.

Certification information: 

Exam characteristics:

  • Preparing for the CompTIA Linux+ certification 
  • Exam code: XK0-004
  • Cost: 0 (included in your training)
  • Skills measured
    • CompTIA Linux+ validates the skills of IT professionals with hands-on experience configuring, monitoring, and supporting servers running the Linux operating system. The new exam has an increased focus on the following topics: security, kernel modules, storage & visualization, device management at an enterprise level, git & automation, networking & firewalls, server side & command line, server (vs. client-based) coverage, troubleshooting and SELinux. 
  • Number of questions: Maximum 90
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Passing score: 720/900
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