CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training

Level: Intermediate
Course #: 2048
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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

Choose the Training Solution That Best Fits Your Individual Needs

Online Training

30 day instructor-led training course

One-on-one after course instructor coaching

Exam voucher included

Important Course Information


Foundation knowledge of the Linux operating system at the level of {course:143} and {course:144} Experience working with Linux for one year or more

Exam Information

This course includes a voucher for the CompTIA Linux+ exam Exam voucher is available on request

Certification Information

This is a CompTIA certification prep course.

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 FilesTopic

C: Perform Operations on Files and DirectoriesTopic

D: Process Text Files?

E: Manipulate File OutputTopic 

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 Virtualization 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

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

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 Center – 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.