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Linux Essentials

This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
Linux Professional Institute (LPI)
Folsom, CA USA
Phone: 916-357-6625
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Skill Level: Student                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $85 (shortest track)               

Summary:
For individuals who wish to demonstrate entry-level knowledge of the Linux operating system and open source software. This credential is primarily intended for high school, college and university students, and career changers and can serve as a stepping stone to a more advanced Linux certification. Note that LPI refers to this as a "Certificate of Achievement" not a certification.

Initial Requirements:
You must pass the Linux Essentials exam ($85). Topics covered include open source software licensing, Linux distributions, using the Linux command line to perform common tasks, understanding and managing users, groups, files and permissions, among other subjects.

Continuing Requirements:
None


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