CompTIA Linux+


  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Mode of Delivery: Online -Instructor-led training
  • Job role: Administrator
  • Preparation for exam: XK0-004
  • Cost: USD$2,750.00

For many years, Linux has dominated the server installation base in the business world—and it will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Linux’s popularity has led to a greater need for information technology (IT) professionals who can manage servers that run some form of the Linux kernel. The Official CompTIA® Linux+® courseware builds on your existing experience with systems operations and administration to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to configure, manage, operate, and troubleshoot a Linux environment by using security best practices, scripting, and automation.

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This course is designed for IT professionals whose primary job responsibility is the management of servers and other devices running the Linux operating system. A typical student on this course should have at least nine months of hands-on Linux experience and at least one and a half years of IT experience in other computing environments. The target student should wish to expand their skillset to support their career in Linux system administration and operation.  This course is also designed for students who are seeking the CompTIA Linux+ certification and who want to prepare for Exam XK0-004. The Linux+ certification can validate the student’s understanding and skill in configuring, monitoring, and supporting Linux systems.


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.

Skills Gained

In this course, you will configure, operate, and troubleshoot Linux systems, you will:
• Perform basic Linux tasks.
• Manage users and groups.
• Manage permissions and ownership.
• Manage storage.
• Manage files and directories.
• Manage kernel modules.
• Manage the Linux boot process.
• Manage system components.
• Manage devices.
• Manage networking.
• Manage packages and software.
• Secure Linux systems.
• Write and execute Bash shell scripts.
• Automate tasks.
• Plan and perform a Linux installation

Course outline

Module 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks
Identify the Linux Design Philosophy
Enter Shell Commands
Get Help with Linux

Module 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

Module 3: Managing Permissions and Ownership
Modify File and Directory Permissions
Modify File and Directory Ownership
Configure Special Permissions and Attributes
Troubleshoot Permissions Issues

Module 4: Managing Storage
Create Partitions
Manage Logical Volumes
Mount File Systems
Manage File Systems
Navigate the Linux Directory Structure
Troubleshoot Storage Issues

Module 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

Module 6: Managing Kernel Modules
Explore the Linux Kernel
Install and Configure Kernel Modules
Monitor Kernel Modules

Module 7: Managing the Linux Boot Process
Configure Linux Boot Components
Configure GRUB 2

Module 8: Managing System Components
Configure Localization Options
Configure GUIs
Manage Services
Troubleshoot Process Issues
Troubleshoot CPU and Memory Issues

Module 9: Managing Devices
Identify the Types of Linux Devices
Configure Devices
Monitor Devices
Troubleshoot Hardware Issues

Module 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

Module 11: Managing Packages and Software
Identify Package Managers
Manage RPM Packages with YUM
Manage Debian Packages with APT
Configure Repositories
Acquiring Software
Build Software from Source Code
Topic G: Troubleshoot Software Dependency Issues

Module 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

Module 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

Module 14: Automating Tasks
Schedule Jobs
Implement Version Control Using Git
Identify Orchestration Concepts

Module 15: Installing Linux
Preparing for Linux Installation
Perform the Installation


Click on the following link to see the current Course Schedule
Our minimum class-size is 3 for this course.
If there are no scheduled dates for this course, it can be customized to suit the time and skill needs of clients and it can be held online, at a rented location or at your premises.
Click on the following link below to arrange for a custom course: Enquire about a course date

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CERTFICATE OF COMPLETION: Participants will receive a certificate of completion at the end of a course. This is not an official certification for the product and/or software. Our courses do indicate the appropriate certification exam(s) that the participant can sit. Data Vision Systems does not provide certification or deliver the certification exams. Participants are responsible for arranging and paying for the certification exams on the appropriate certification body.

CANCELLATION POLICY: There is never a fee for cancelling seven business days before a class for any reason. Data Vision Systems reserves the right to cancel any course due to insufficient registration or other extenuating circumstances. Participants will be advised prior to doing so.


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