CompTIA Linux+

Course Code:  CR_KLNUX_6 Delivery: Part-time, Online Duration:  12 weeks (2 evenings/week)Application Closing Date: 30th September Hosting Academic Department: Computing






The CompTIA Linux + professionally certified course, is run under the Cork Institute of Technology CompTIA CAPP programme. The course offers an excellent theory and practical security course at a foundational level for all participants interested in adding Linux both at the network and system level. The CompTIA Linux+ powered by LPI course, developed to cover CompTIA Powered by LPI exams LX0-103 and LX0-104, builds on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with the Linux operating system to present fundamental skills and concepts. The CompTIA Linux + certification is an internationally recognised validation of the technical knowledge required of foundation level Linux practitioners. A CompTIA Linux + certified professional has successfully illustrated a proven capability and competency in the following areas; general Linux operating system concepts, linux system security, linux installation and configuration This course is focused at the requirements outlined by the CompTIA Linux+ Certification examination. But certification is not the only key to professional success in the field of computer security. Today's job market demands individuals with demonstrable skills, and the information and activities in this course can help you build your Linux system administrative skill set so that you can confidently perform your duties in any system administrative-related professional role.


Admission Requirements:
None specifically but the course is best suited to someone in IT Support, Network Administration or a System Administrator. It would also benefit someone who has already achieved the CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network + certifications.

Course Content

  • Performing Basic Linux tasks.
  • Managing User and Group accounts.
  • Managing Partitions and Linux Filesystems.
  • Managing files in Linux
  • Managing Linux Permissions and Ownership
  • Printing Files in Linux
  • Managing Linux Packages
  • Managing Kernel Services
  • Working with Bash Shell and Shell Scripts
  • Managing jobs and processes
  • Managing System Services
  • Configuring Basic Internet Services
  • Configuring Network Services
  • Securing Linux
  • Managing Hardware
  • Troubleshooting Linux Systems
  • Installing Linux Operating System
  • Configuring Linux GUI


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