CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training

Level: Foundation
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Prepare for the Linux+ CompTIA certification — a popular, highly-valued certification for Linux administrators, engineers, and architects. This Linux+ training course builds on existing foundation level Linux knowledge and provides you with next-level Linux administration knowledge to further your installation, troubleshooting, and maintenance skills. The course also prepares Linux IT pros for the CompTIA Linux+ exam XK0-004.

Key Features of this CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training:

  • CompTIA-approved Linux+ training program
  • CompTIA Linux+ exam voucher available upon request
  • Courseware aligned with XK0-004 exam

You Will Learn How To:

  • Install Linux and manage user and group accounts
  • Work with Linux permissions and ownership
  • Manage kernel, system, and network services
  • Work with the Bash shell and shell scripts
  • Troubleshoot and secure the Linux operating system

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  • 5 day instructor-led training course
  • Earn 29 CompTIA CEUs
  • One-on-one after course instructor coaching
  • Exam voucher included
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Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks

    • Topic A: Identify the Linux Design Philosophy 
    • Topic B: Enter Shell Commands
    • Topic C: Get Help with Linux
  • Lesson 2: Managing Users and Groups

    • ?Topic A: Assume Superuser Privileges 
    • ?Topic B: Create, Modify, and Delete Users 
    • ?Topic C: Create, Modify, and Delete Groups 
    • ?Topic D: Query Users and Groups 
    • ?Topic E: Configure Account Profiles 
  • Lesson 3: Managing Permissions and Ownership

    • ?Topic A: Modify File and Directory Permissions 
    • ?Topic B: Modify File and Directory Ownership
    • Topic C: Configure Special Permissions and Attributes 
    • Topic D: Troubleshoot Permissions Issues 
  • Lesson 4: Managing Storage

    • ?Topic A: Create Partitions
    • ?Topic B: Manage Logical Volumes 
    • Topic C: Mount File Systems 
    • Topic D: Manage File Systems 
    • Topic E: Navigate the Linux Directory Structure 
    • Topic F: Troubleshoot Storage Issues 
  • Lesson 5: Managing Files and Directories

    • ?Topic A: Create and Edit Text Files 
    • Topic B: Search for Files
    • ?Topic C: Perform Operations on Files and Directories
    • ?Topic D: Process Text Files
    • ?Topic E: Manipulate File Output 
  • Lesson 6: Managing Kernel Modules

    • ?Topic A: Explore the Linux Kernel 
    • Topic B: Install and Configure Kernel Modules
    • ?Topic C: Monitor Kernel Modules 
  • Lesson 7: Managing the Linux Boot Process

    • ?Topic A: Configure Linux Boot Components 
    • Topic B: Configure GRUB 2 
  • Lesson 8: Managing System Components

    • Topic A: Configure Localization Options 
    • Topic B: Configure GUIs
    • ?Topic C: Manage Services
    • ?Topic D: Troubleshoot Process Issues
    • ?Topic E: Troubleshoot CPU and Memory Issues 
  • Lesson 9: Managing Devices

    • ?Topic A: Identify the Types of Linux Devices 
    • Topic B: Configure Devices
    • ?Topic C: Monitor Devices 
    • Topic D: Troubleshoot Hardware Issues 
  • Lesson 10: Managing Networking

    • Topic A: Identify TCP/IP Fundamentals 
    • ?Topic B: Identify Linux Server Roles 
    • Topic C: Connect to a Network 
    • ?Topic D: Configure DHCP and DNS Client Services 
    • Topic E: Configure Cloud and Virtualisation Technologies 
    • Topic F: Troubleshoot Networking Issues 
  • Lesson 11: Managing Packages and Software

    • ?Topic A: Identify Package Managers 
    • ?Topic B: Manage RPM Packages with YUM 
    • ?Topic C: Manage Debian Packages with APT 
    • ?Topic D: Configure Repositories 
    • ?Topic E: Acquire Software 
    • ?Topic F: Build Software from Source Code 
    • ?Topic G: Troubleshoot Software Dependency Issues 
  • Lesson 12: Securing Linux Systems

    • ?Topic A: Implement Cybersecurity Best Practices 
    • Topic B: Implement Identity and Access Management Methods 
    • ?Topic C: Configure SELinux or AppArmor 
    • Topic D: Configure Firewalls 
    • Topic E: Implement Logging Services 
    • Topic F: Back Up, Restore, and Verify Data 
  • Lesson 13:  Working with Bash Scripts

    • ?Topic A: Customize the Bash Shell Environment 
    • ?Topic B: Identify Scripting and Programming Fundamentals 
    • ?Topic C: Write and Execute a Simple Bash Script 
    • ?Topic D: Incorporate Control Statements in Bash Scripts 
  • Lesson 14: Automating Tasks 

    • Topic A: Schedule Jobs 
    • Topic B: Implement Version Control Using Git
    • ?Topic C: Identify Orchestration Concepts 
  • Lesson 15: Installing Linux

    • ?Topic A: Prepare for Linux Installation 
    • Topic B: Perform the Installation 

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CompTIA Linux+ Certification FAQs

  • How can I take my Linux+ exam?

    You will receive an exam voucher to be redeemed at a Pearson Vue Testing Centre – either remote or in person.

  • Do I get a CompTIA Linux+ study guide?

    You receive the Official CompTIA content. There are a number of different study guides available for purchase on Amazon.

  • How do I earn the CompTIA Linux+ certification?

    You earn the Linux+ certification upon passing the XK0-004 exam.

  • How can I maintain my CompTIA Linux+ certification?

    Information relating to maintaining your Linux+ certification can be found here.

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