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LINUX Fundamentals

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Duration: 2 Days*

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  • Includes all training materials and a certificate on course completion
  • Our Linux Fundamentals course is delivered by highly experienced trainers
  • No previous LINUX/UNIX experience is required

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LINUX Fundamentals Course Overview

This two-day LINUX Fundamentals training course educates delegates of how to use and interact with LINUX  - an open source, powerful, user-friendly, and distributable OS that is used by advanced digital-age businesses. Through instructor-led training and hands-on lab-based exercises, delegates will quickly obtain knowledge of how to engage and utilise LINUX, including navigational features, the command line interface, security and system configurations. This LINUX course is open to all and is designed for individuals that wish to enhance their knowledge of LINUX

Businesses have an ever growing dependency on LINUX due to the graphical interface and command line utilisations that help businesses to exponentially grow, hence by taking this LINUX Fundamentals course, candidates can ensure that they are familiar with the number one open source operating system. Whilst developing knowledge of the link between OS and business improvement, this course is designed for system administrators, developers, architects, decision makers, and new ambitious LINUX users.

As the most popular commands, the wildcard and redirection facilities will form a central part of this LINUX course, to ensure that users are competent and able to perform basic tasks on LINUX. Learning such skills will ensure that a user can interact with a LINUX​ platform within their working industry.

By the end of this LINUX training course, delegates will be able to:

  • Install LINUX
  • Navigate LINUX file systems and directories
  • Use both the GUI (Graphical User Interface) and CLI (Command-Line Interface)
  • Understand LINUX security principles
  • Use Wildcard and Redirect facilities

LINUX Fundamentals Course Outline

This interactive LINUX training course ensures that users become competent at interacting with LINUX and are able to navigate the ever-developing OS. Our engaging trainers will help you learn the following modules:

What is LINUX?

  • Why choose LINUX?
  • Navigating LINUX​
  • The LINUX​ Kernal
  • Versions and distributions
  • Installing LINUX​
  • Slackware

LINUX​ Exploration and User Interaction

  • Using the Command-Line Interface
  • Common commands
  • Managing files and directories
  • Using the Graphical Interface
  • Configuring the system
  • Networking with LINUX​
  • Using security features
  • Switching User Contexts
  • Graphical Desktop
  • Editing Text

LINUX​ Files

  • LINUX​ FileSystem Features
  • Navigating the FileSystem
  • LINUX​ Disk Usage
  • Basic LINUX​ Troubleshooting
  • Changing File Permissions
  • Directory Manipulation
  • Archiving

Who should attend this LINUX Training Course?

This LINUX Fundamentals training course is designed for individuals that require a developed knowledge of LINUX, including administrators, developers, and architects.


There are no prerequisites for this LINUX course, however, individuals will thrive if they possess prior knowledge of a variety of OS systems.

LINUX is a rapidly-developing powerful Operating System that allows businesses to be more efficient.
Your instructor will be an experienced LINUX user and administrator.
The course will begin at 9am and finish at 5pm each day.
There are no prerequisites for this course, however individuals will thrive if they possess prior knowledge of a variety of OS systems.

What's included in this LINUX Training Course?

Our Linux Fundamentals training course includes the following: 

  • The Knowledge Academy's Linux Fundamentals Manual
  • Completion Certificate
  • Experienced Instructor 
  • Refreshments

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