Linux Fundamentals Certification Training

Access Duration - 365 Days
Awarded By  Edureka Awarded By Edureka
Guided Learning Hour 20 Guided Learning Hours (20)
Course Materialr Course Material
Self-study Online
4.5( 2 REVIEWS )

What Will I Learn?

Learn how to install Linux
Learn to manage system services
Understand user management
Learn about programming tools
Learn to create network setup and configuration


If you wish to become competent with Linux, the Linux Fundamentals Certification Training is designed to teach individuals the concepts of Linux programming and administration. The course will start from the basics of Linux installation and move onto security administration, networking concepts, user-account management, file management and visualisation. Linux is a free, commonly used operating system. The course is ideal for new learners who want to become familiar with this technology.

Linux Fundamentals Certification Training will cover key topics that will get learners up to date on the essentials of Linux and become an effective administrator. You will be confident at using and interacting with Linux and easily navigate the operating system.

Linux Fundamentals Certification Training will help you master the skills required to efficiently use Linux and understand common commands, command-line interface and managing files and directories. Qualifying in this course will set you in the right direction, giving you the opportunity to open the door to new and exciting job roles in programming and development.

Why You Should Consider Taking this Course at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink is a leading online provider for several accrediting bodies, and provides learners the opportunity to take this exclusive course awarded by Edureka. At Global Edulink, we give our fullest attention to our learners’ needs and ensure they have the necessary information required to proceed with the Course.  Learners who register will be given excellent support, discounts for future purchases and be eligible for a TOTUM Discount card and Student ID card with amazing offers and access to retail stores, the library, cinemas, gym memberships and their favourite restaurants.

  • Access Duration
  • Who is this Course for?
  • Entry Requirement
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Awarding Body
  • Career Path & Progression

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lessons at any time.

This course is recommended for individuals who wish to learn how to use the Linux operating system
  • Linux Developers
  • Linux Administrators
  • Programmers
  • Learners should be over the age of 16, and have a basic understanding of English, ICT and numeracy.
  • A sound educational background is recommended
  • Basic knowledge in Operating Systems is recommended

In order to complete the Course Linux Fundamentals Certification Training, learners will have to submit an assignment. The assignment will demonstrate your familiarity with the particular subject and will test your ability to apply it in a real-world scenario.

Upon the successful completion of the course, you will be awarded the Linux Fundamentals Certification Training by Edureka.

Edureka is a pioneer in online learning and an agency that has frequently and consistently collaborated with educational and academic institutes. It guarantees expert commitment and is dedicated to learners taking their courses. Edureka is internationally recognised and takes learners a step closer to a leading career in the IT industry.

Linux Fundamentals Certification Training will improve your candidature for a number of jobs in programming.  You can study further courses in the same field and enhance your academic expertise in concepts for Linux administration, and add this as a valuable skillset on your resume. Your skills will be recognised by leading organisations that give you the opportunity to land a well-paying job as a Linux Administrator. Given below are job titles you can compete for, along with the average UK salary per annum according to

  • Linux Systems Administrator - £63,000 (Approximately)
  • Linux Programmer - £82,000 (Approximately)

Key Features

Gain an Accredited UK Qualification
Access to Excellent Quality Study Materials
Personalised Learning Experience
Support by Phone, Live Chat, and Email
Eligible for TOTUM Discount Card
UK Register of Learning Providers Reg No : 10053842

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction to Linux
Need for Linux OS
What is Linux
History of Linux
Relationship Between Unix And Linux
Features of Linux
False myths around Linux
Where Linux is used?
Components of a Linux OS
The architecture of Linux OS
Types of Kernel
Programming in Linux
Linux Distribution
Miscellaneous Linux Concepts
Software Licencing
Installation and initialisation of Linux
Shell Scripting
Practical Uses of Shell Scripting
2: Initialization of Linux
Understand User Interface in Linux
Implement basic Linux Commands and Tools
vim Editor
Advanced Linux Commands
File System
File System Comparisons
File Attributes
File Operations
File System Characteristics
File Access Methods
Formatting and Partitioning
Multiboot System
Learn Packaging Management in Linux
3: User Administration
Users in Linux
User Configuration
Adding/Deleting/Modifying Users
Group Administration
Password Aging Policies
Switching Accounts
Network Users
Authentication Configuration
SUID and SGID Executable
SGID Directories
The Sticky Bit
Default File Permissions
Access Control Lists (ACLs)
Hidden Files
4: Boot and Package Management
Kernel Configuration
Boot Management
Grub Bootloader Configurations
Red Hat Package Manager
Build from the source code
5: Networking
OSI layers and Protocols: IPv4, IPv6, TCP, UDP, FTP, TFTP, Telnet, SSH, HTTP, DNS, DHCP, ARP, ICMP etc.
Packet capturing tools
Linux commands/tools to troubleshoot networking: netstat, tcpdump, ip, etc.
Linux utilities: e.g. dnsmasqd, samba server ftpd, webserver, netcat, scp etc.
Linux Firewall: command, utility and usage.
Security: SSH, SCP. Certificates, authentication, encryption etc.
Remote log in: SSH, screen, VNC, etc.
6: Linux Overview and Scripting
Process Management
Process Commands
System Calls
Output Redirection
Special Variables in Bash
Expect Script
Python Scripting
7: Linux for software development
Programming languages overview
Static and Shared libraries
Compilers, debugger, IDE, ctags, make utility etc.
Editors in Linux: vi, emacs,
Troubleshooting and optimization using profiling tools
Diff, patch and Configuration management system
Test automation and CI/CD pipeline
8: Security Administration, Shell Script and Virtualization
Security in IT Industry
Information gathering tools
Grub security
TCP Wrappers
Securing Shell

Students feedback


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    Chase Stewart

    February 15, 2021
    Plenty of resources

    The course provided plenty of resources, material and up to date content. It was very useful to me when it came to preparing for the exam.

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    Jayden Duncan

    January 25, 2021
    Good content

    I became competent at interacting with Linux. The course was engaged and fully explored modules on navigating and installing Linux.

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