CompTIA Linux+

  • For aspiring and practising Linux professionals
  • Upskill through the leading UK and international IT certification provider
  • Enhance your confidence and skills to become an informed, expert Linux professional
  • Qualify and validate your skills with the support of expert Tutors, Study Coaches, and Recruitment Advisors

    CompTIA Linux+

    CompTIA Linux+ is the only job-focused Linux certification covering the latest foundational skills demanded by employers.

    Linux has become well known for being used in devices such as mobile phones or tablets running the Android operating system, web servers, and everything up to supercomputers, which is why the CompTIA Linux+ course is rising in popularity.

    In this CompTIA Linux+ course, you will learn the foundational skills required to work with the Linux operating system, including its configuration, management and troubleshooting.

    Unlike other certifications, the new Linux exam includes performance-based and multiple-choice questions, which proves to employers that you can do the job!

    What’s included?

    • Consultation with a Career Consultant to corroborate your course choice
    • Unlimited, 12-month access to the official CompTIA Linux+ Course
    • Official CompTIA Linux+ Exam
    • Certified Tutor to provide assistance with course queries
    • Access to a full Support Team for assistance with examination, notes, and study queries
    • Official CompTIA learning portal with access to videos, flash cards, and performance-based questions (PBQs) to maximise your chance of success
    • Exam preparation through a certified Tutor as well as official CompTIA CertMaster Practice Exam Preparation
    • CompTIA CertMaster Labs allow you to implement your new skills and are available upon request
    • A professional, industry-oriented CV rewrite
    • A LinkedIn profile overhaul to maximise your new networking opportunities

    Certification: CompTIA Linux+

    Vendor: CompTIA: The Computing Technology Industry Association

    Course prerequisites: Before taking this Linux+ certification, CompTIA recommends that you complete CompTIA A+ as well as CompTIA Network+, and that you have 12 months of Linux admin experience.

    Key learning objective: The CompTIA Linux+ focuses on system management, security, scripting, containers, automation, and troubleshooting.

    Why study with us?

    We care about your return on investment
    From the moment you enquire, we want to ensure that you are making the right decision about where you invest your time and resources – that’s why we consult with you to ensure your development goals align with your skills and experience.

    We value quality
    Our staff comprises of certified professionals who are passionate about your success, and our learning materials have been rigorously assessed to ensure adherence to industry standards. We value quality and want to ensure you get the best out of your learning journey.

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    With thousands of reviews, a consistent TrustScore of 4.9 out of 5, and having helped professionals realise their potential since 2007, we want you to have peace of mind regarding your course and career decisions.

    Certification details

    ITonlinelearning is a verified CompTIA Authorised Partner (AP), which means that this certification has been rigorously assessed and approved to meet industry standards.

    Accrediting body
    As the leading provider of vendor-neutral IT certifications, the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) is the go-to for individuals looking to enhance their skills and take their career to the next level. With a range of certifications covering everything from cyber security and cloud computing to networking, CompTIA has something for everyone! With over 2.5 million certifications awarded to date, you can trust that you’re in good hands with CompTIA.

    But CompTIA is more than just certifications – they’re a community of experts and professionals, passionate about advancing IT and promoting excellence. That’s why they offer a range of resources and support for their members, including training and development opportunities, networking events, and research and policy work.

    Certification expiry
    This certification showcases a continued validation of your expertise and a tool to expand your skillset, and so it is valid for a period of 3 years from the date of issue to ensure your skills remain aligned with best practices within the industry.

    We are an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for the UK’s most esteemed learning providers

    Our courses have been developed in collaboration with industry-leading experts and are created by ITonlinelearning for you, exclusively.

    CompTIA Linux+

    What You Will Learn

    The CompTIA Linux+ focuses on system management, security, scripting, containers, automation, and troubleshooting.

      Instructions – This covers the basic command-line commands and utilities used in Linux, including navigating the file system, managing files and directories, and working with text files.
      Managing Software – This covers managing software packages and software repositories in Linux, including using package management tools and understanding software dependencies.
      Configuring Hardware – This covers configuring hardware in Linux, including setting up and configuring devices such as storage and networking hardware.

      Managing Files – This covers managing files and file systems in Linux, including working with file permissions and access controls, and understanding the Linux file system hierarchy.
      Booting Files – This covers the Linux boot process, including understanding the various stages of the boot process and configuring the boot loader.
      X – This covers configuring and managing the X Window System, which is the graphical user interface (GUI) for Linux.
      Admin – This covers system administration tasks in Linux, including user and group management, and configuring system services.
      Basic Networking – This covers basic networking concepts and configurations in Linux, including configuring network interfaces and services, and understanding routing and firewalls.
      Scripts – This covers writing and executing scripts in Linux, including using the Bash shell and other scripting languages.
      Security – This covers security in Linux, including understanding file permissions and access controls, configuring firewalls, and understanding the basics of encryption.

      Your Success is Assured

      Expert Career Consultants

      Our expert Career Consultants select qualifications that align perfectly with your aspirations by collaborating with you to identify your desired end-goal.

      Certified Tutors

      Our certified Tutors are there to assist you with course questions, exam queries, and revision so you have all the support you need to ace your exams.

      Study Coaches and Mentors

      Your Study Coach and Mentor is dedicated to guiding and supporting you throughout your journey by providing motivation, encouragement, and monitoring progress.

      Experienced Recruitment Advisors

      Your Recruitment Advisor will provide you with the tools you need to succeed, like an industry-oriented CV, Linkedin profile overhaul, and exclusive resources.

      The Key to Your Success

      Your Expert Career Consultant has received extensive training in the solutions we offer, and they understand that making the wrong choice can have a negative impact on your career, mental health, and overall well-being. They’re here to: 

      • Get to know you, your goals, and your experience 
      • Help you through the best options for you
      • Make sure you choose the right path: financially, psychologically, and professionally. 
      Meet your Team

      Career and Progression Prospects

      Information Technology is used in a plethora of sectors, but here are a few roles you’re qualified to explore with this certification:

      Linux Engineer

      Linux Administrator

      Systems Administrator

      Server Administrator

      Solutions Architect

      DevOps Engineer

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      Customer-Approved Service since 2007

      You will benefit from our perfected learning & development formula by enjoying support that forms the crux of our values and mission. Our TrustScore of 4.9 has remained consistent with thousands of 5-star reviews, so we’re happy to report that our customers agree.

      An Endorsed Qualification & Reputation

      When we say accredited, we mean that official experts from our licensed organisations have evaluated and approved our training material to ensure it meets their refined standards. These qualifications thus make you a credible and reliable professional.

      Tailored Advice & Consulting

      There is no one-size-fits-all approach to achieving personal and professional goals. You deserve career consulting and employability advice tailored toward your specific skills, experience, and aspirations – luckily, this is our forte.

      Full Student Success Team

      To drive your success forward to the finishing line of your goals, our team comprises of professionals available at the press of a button to provide clarity on questions you have regarding your exam booking and preparation, portal and logins, assignments, as well as quizzes. You can also access one-to-one Tutor and Mentor Support so that your queries can be resolved swiftly and comprehensively. Our Tutors are experienced and certified in their fields, too!

      Bolster Your Income Potential & Job Security

      Your certification will provide you with a significant competitive advantage by validating your skills and knowledge – with that, you can either contribute toward your current company or grow in another one.

      Finance that suits your lifestyle

      You shouldn’t have to sacrifice your lifestyle in order to advance your skills. With your development at the forefront of our mission, we have personalised financing options so that you can live comfortably whilst investing in your future.

      View Our Success Stories

      Our TrustScore maintains a steady rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars for excellent service, but don’t take our word for it.

      Projecting Your Salary

      We want to help you achieve the best outcome in your studies so that you can flourish in your selected development pathway.

      £68.8K /

      per year

      Linux Administrator

      £66.5K /

      per year

      Linux Engineer

      £79.7K /

      per year

      DevOps Engineer

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      CompTIA Linux+
      Frequently Asked Questions

      You have questions, and we have all the answers

      The CompTIA Linux certification is a vendor-neutral certification that validates the knowledge and skills of IT professionals in using, managing, and administering Linux-based systems.

      CompTIA Linux+ was created for individuals looking for a career in Linux technology, as well as professionals that require an understanding of Linux for their jobs. This certification is also beneficial for experienced Linux professionals who wish to validate their skills and experience through an industry-recognised qualification.

      CompTIA Linux+ is assessed and awarded by means of an examination. This exam comprises of a maximum of 90 questions. Your exam will be 90 minutes long, and you will be required to score 80% (720 out of 900) or higher in order to pass.

      This certification showcases a continued validation of your expertise and a tool to expand your skillset, and so it is valid for a period of 3 years from the date of issue to ensure your skills remain aligned with best practices within the industry.