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Description

Ready to get a comprehensive understanding of Linux from the basics to the harder stuff? This learning path covers a wide range of Linux topics so that you can begin programming in Linux with confidence. Even if you already have some basic Linux knowledge, this learning path is a great way to brush up on those skills and build upon what you already know!

We'll start off with the fundamentals of Linux, including the directory structure, files, shell scripting and the command line, and permissions. Once you've grasped the basics we then build upon those topics by looking at more intermediate-level techniques.

After that, we'll start to go into the specifics of the Linux boot process and system logging, disk management, the Logical Volume Manager, user management, networking with Linux, and shell scripting.

Towards the end of the learning path, we will also begin looking at more advanced commands and permissions.

Learning Objectives

  • Get a solid grasp of Linux, its components, and its capabilities
  • Understand the Linux directory structure, files, shell scripting and the command line, permissions, wildcards, and job control
  • Learn the key concepts surrounding the Linux boot process and system logging
  • Explore how to manage disks and users including partitions, file systems, users, and groups
  • Get a foundational understanding of the Logical Volume Manager
  • Learn the essentials of networking with Linux
  • Learn what shell scripting is and the components that make up a script

Intended Audience

  • People considering the roles of Linux system administrator or engineer and need to learn the basics of Linux
  • IT professionals who want to build upon or brush up on their existing Linux knowledge
  • IT professionals who need some Linux knowledge to further their careers

Prerequisites

This is a beginner-level course and so can be taken by anyone with a desire to learn about Linux!

Certificate

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Training Content

1
Course - Beginner - 4m
Linux Administration Bootcamp Introduction
This course introduces the Linux Administration Bootcamp learning path.
2
Course - Beginner - 58m
Installing and Connecting to a Linux System
In this course, you will learn how to install a Linux system and connect to it, whether that be on Mac or Windows.
3
Course - Beginner - 1h 53m
Linux Fundamentals
This course will get you up to speed with the fundamentals of Linux and prepare you for further study.
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Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
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Working with Files and Directories in Linux
Apply your knowledge of Linux fundamentals and work with file and directory management in this hands-on lab.
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Exam - 35m
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (1 of 6)
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (1 of 6)
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Course - Intermediate - 2h 10m
Intermediate Linux Skills
This course looks at intermediate-level skills for those who already know a bit about Linux but want to enhance that knowledge.
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Course - Intermediate - 24m
The Linux Boot Process and System Logging
In this course, you'll learn the key concepts surrounding the Linux boot process and system logging.
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Exam - 35m
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (2 of 6)
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (2 of 6)
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Course - Intermediate - 21m
Disk Management in Linux
This course explores disk management in Linux, covering partitions and file systems.
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Course - Intermediate - 40m
LVM – The Logical Volume Manager
This course explores the Logical Volume Manager and how to use it.
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Exam - 35m
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (3 of 6)
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (3 of 6)
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Course - Intermediate - 19m
User Management in Linux
In this course, you'll learn how to manage users and groups in Linux.
13
Course - Intermediate - 41m
Networking with Linux
This course covers the essentials of networking with Linux.
14
Exam - 35m
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (4 of 6)
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (4 of 6)
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Course - Advanced - 11m
Advanced Linux Permissions
This brief course takes a look at some advanced permissions in Linux, namely the special modes of setuid, setgid, and the sticky bit.
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Course - Intermediate - 16m
Shell Scripting with Linux
In this course, you will learn what Shell Scripting is and the components that make up a script.
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Exam - 35m
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (5 of 6)
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (5 of 6)
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Course - Advanced - 18m
Advanced Command Line Skills – Command Line Kung Fu
This course covers a selection of more advanced command-line skills that you can use to become a more proficient Linux user.
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Course - Intermediate - 40m
Extras
This brief course provides you with some extra pointers for working in Linux.
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Exam - 30m
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (6 of 6)
Knowledge Check: Linux Administration Bootcamp (6 of 6)
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Course - Beginner - 2m
Linux Administration Bootcamp Conclusion
This course wraps up the Linux Administration Bootcamp learning path.
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Exam - 1h
Final Exam: Linux Administration Bootcamp
Final Exam: Linux Administration Bootcamp
About the Author
Students4102
Courses61
Learning paths8

Jason is the founder of the Linux Training Academy as well as the author of "Linux for Beginners" and "Command Line Kung Fu." He has over 20 years of professional Linux experience, having worked for industry leaders such as Hewlett-Packard, Xerox, UPS, FireEye, and Amazon.com. Nothing gives him more satisfaction than knowing he has helped thousands of IT professionals level up their careers through his many books and courses.