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LPI Linux Certification

LPI Linux Certification Course

LPI Linux Training Overview:


  • LPI Linux Certification


  • LPI Linux classroom training. Instructor led hands-on classes.

LPI Linux Certification Exams:

  • 2 Exams, Real Time Simulation, Single and Multiple Choice Questions
  • Vendor Netural LPI Certification

LPI Linux Course Length:

  • 5 Weeks or Fast Track 5 Days

LPI Linux Training Includes:

  • Hands-on Training, Lab Exercises, Project work, Unlimited Lab Access, Free Re-training

LPI Linux Training Locations:

  • Liverpool Street, London
  • London Bridge, London
  • Moorgate, London

Flexible Starting Dates:

  • LPI Linux Training on Weekdays, Weekends and Evenings

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Virtual Classroom is the best option for anyone wishing to get an instructor-led training - while staying in the comfort of their home or office.

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COVID-19 Statement

We are open and delivering training as normal

Monday 30th June 2020

To all our valued students,

We are all experiencing incredibly confusing and unpredictable times. In consideration of the ongoing uncertainty regarding COVID-19, we wish to reassure you that we are taking necessary precautions to protect the health, safety and well-being of our customers, our employees and our partners.

We will continue to operate our business in accordance with government guidelines. We are accepting new registration and delivering on going training as normal.

We understand the importance of our customers feeling safe and comfortable in their homes. For your peace of mind, we are offering a safe and contact free LIVE online tutor led training too.

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Training Square Team.

Yes we are open for training with a small number of students per class, considering government guidelines, and with social distancing in place.

- Our opening and closing hours are:
Mon to Fri - 10:00 till 17:00
Saturday - 10:00 till 1700

Yes, we have followed the government guidelines with social distancing. We are providing access to hand sanitizer to all our students, providing disposable masks and keeping the place clean and tidy.

Yes, the majority of our courses can be done LIVE online tutor led. You can join the scheduled classes with the tutor online. The online live classes are the same as the scheduled classes and the only difference is, you will be attending from wherever you wish to, as long as you have reliable internet access.

Finance Available

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Spread The Cost of Your Training Across 12 Months

Course Fee: £1500

3 months - £300 Upfront and monthly payments of £400

6 months - £300 Upfront and monthly payments of £200

12 months - £300 Upfront and monthly payments of £100

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This is an On-Demand course. Please call us on 0207 256 2268 to arrange the training as per your requirement.

LPI Linux Certification Course Description

It was early 90s when the first kernel of Linux was written by Linus Torvalds as an open source. Adopting the Linux Kernel first Linux was released in November 1994, since then there has been a significant development on Linux by introducing the different linux vendors Enterprise versions and supporting businesses. Linux is the leading unix like operating system among all the Linux platform currently available in the market. From Server to Desktop, Desktop to Tablets, Tablets to Mobile phones and many other devices are powered by Linux and Android Mobile OS is a great example.

Linux has been widely used by smaller to larger enterprises. It provides a complete solution for e-commerce, mobile commerce, Internet platform and the organization application platform. It is also very robust and supports full networking capabilities, provide secure network environment from its own firewall system, server clustering features and server virtualization technologies providing a one stop solutions for organizations.

If you work in a Linux environment, it's worthwhile to become a LPI Certified. Fast track yourself and get some training before you attempt to get any of the industry-recognized certifications. There are many examinations offering certifications in Systems Administration, Linux troubleshooting, Enterprise Virtualizations, Advanced Systems Administration, Enterprise Middleware – Applications, Enterprise Middleware-Development and Architecture. Choose your niche area based on your professional experience and interest. The LPI Training Courses will give you both training and guidance to prepare for your chosen certification.

At Training Square, We have 'Linux Certified Industry Expert Trainers' who have many years of experience and posses wealth of knowledge in this field and they will pass their expertise & knowledge and share their real time experience with the delegates. IT industry expects you to know how to perform the daily jobs practically - not just the certification. We are fully acquainted with the current industry needs and hence we will make sure you become more knowledgeable and gain Hands-on training which is very essential towards your preparation towards the LPI certification.

LPI Linux Certification Course Highlight

  • LPI Certification EXAM 101
  • LPI Certification EXAM 102

LPI Linux Certification

Exam 101

System Architecture

  • Design, plan and configure hardware settings
  • Linux Boot the system
  • Introduction to Run Levels, Change runlevels and shutdown or reboot system

Linux Installation and Package Management

  • Plan and Design hard disk layout
  • Install a boot manager in Linux
  • Manage shared libraries in Linux
  • Use Debian package management
  • Use RPM and YUM package management

GNU and Unix Commands

  • Linux command line
  • Process text streams using filters
  • Manage and Perform basic file management
  • Use streams, pipes and redirects
  • Create, monitor and kill processes in Linux
  • Modify process execution priorities in Linux

Devices, Linux Filesystems, Filesystem Hierarchy Standard

  • Plan, Manage and Create partitions and filesystems
  • Manage and Maintain the integrity of filesystems
  • Command Control mounting and unmounting of filesystems
  • Linux disk and Manage disk quotas
  • Manage file permissions and ownership in Linux
  • Manage, Create and change hard and symbolic links
  • Find system files and place files in the correct location

Exam 102

Shells, Scripting and Data Management

  • Understand the Shell Environment and Customize and use the shell environment
  • Write basic Script, Customize or write simple scripts
  • SQL data management

User Interfaces and Desktops

  • Manage and Install and configure X11
  • Setup a display manager in User Interface
  • Configure Layer 3 path control
  • Verify that a Layer 3 path control was implemented
  • Document results of a Layer 3 path control implementation and verification plan
  • Implement basic teleworker and branch services
  • Describe broadband technologies
  • Configure basic broadband connections
  • Describe basic VPN technologies
  • Configure GRE
  • Describe branch access technologies

Administrative Tasks in Linux

  • Manage and maintain user and group accounts and related system files
  • Linux Automate system administration tasks by scheduling jobs
  • Linux Localisation and internationalisation

Essential System Services

  • Maintain system time in Linux
  • Linux System logging
  • Linux Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) basics
  • Manage printers and printing in Lunix

Networking Fundamentals

Fundamentals of internet protocols

  • TCP/IP network fundamentals.
  • Demonstrate an understanding network masks.
  • Knowledge of the differences between private and public "dotted quad" IP-Addresses.
  • Setting a default route.
  • Knowledge about common TCP and UDP ports (20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 53, 80, 110, 119, 139, 143, 161, 443, 465, 993, 995).
  • Knowledge about the differences and major features of UDP, TCP and ICMP.
  • Knowledge of the major differences between IPv4 and IPV6.
  • ftp
  • telnet
  • host
  • ping
  • dig
  • traceroute
  • tracepath

Basic network configuration

  • view, change and verify configuration settings on client hosts.
  • Manually and automatically configure network interfaces
  • Basic TCP/IP host configuration.
  • /etc/hostname
  • /etc/resolv.conf
  • ifconfig
  • ifdown
  • route
  • Ping

Basic network troubleshooting

  • troubleshoot networking issues on client hosts.
  • Manually and automatically configure network interfaces and routing tables to include adding, starting, stopping, restarting, deleting or reconfiguring network interfaces.
  • Change, view, or configure the routing table and correct an improperly set default route manually.
  • Debug problems associated with the network configuration.
  • Debug problems associated with the network configuration.
  • ifconfig
  • ifup
  • ifdown
  • route
  • host
  • hostname
  • dig
  • netstat
  • ping
  • traceroute

Configure client side DNS

  • Configure DNS on a client host.
  • Demonstrate the use of DNS on the local system.
  • Modify the order in which name resolution is done.
  • /etc/hosts
  • etc/resolv.conf
  • /etc/nsswitch.conf


Perform security administration tasks

  • review system configuration to ensure host security in accordance with local security policies.
  • Audit a system to find files with the suid/sgid bit set.
  • Set or change user passwords and password aging information.
  • Being able to use nmap and netstat to discover open ports on a system.
  • Set up limits on user logins, processes and memory usage.
  • Basic sudo configuration and usage.
  • find
  • passwd
  • lsof
  • nmap
  • chage
  • netstat
  • sudo
  • /etc/sudoers
  • su
  • usermod
  • ulimit

Setup host security

  • set up a basic level of host security.
  • Awareness of shadow passwords and how they work.
  • Turn off network services not in use.
  • Understand the role of TCP wrappers.
  • /etc/nologin
  • /etc/passwd
  • /etc/shadow
  • /etc/xinetd.d/*
  • /etc/xinetd.conf
  • /etc/inetd.d/*
  • /etc/inetd.conf
  • /etc/inittab
  • /etc/init.d/*
  • /etc/hosts.allow
  • /etc/hosts.deny

Securing data with encryption

  • Puplic key techniques to secure data and communication.
  • Perform basic OpenSSH 2 client configuration and usage.
  • Understand the role of OpenSSH
  • Perform basic GnuPG configuration and usage.
  • Understand SSH port tunnels (including X11 tunnels).
  • ssh
  • ssh-keygen
  • ssh-agent
  • ssh-add
  • ~/.ssh/id_rsa
  • id_rsa.pub
  • ~/.ssh/id_dsa
  • id_dsa.pub
  • /etc/ssh/ssh_host_rsa_key
  • ssh_host_rsa_key.pub
  • /etc/ssh/ssh_host_dsa_key
  • ssh_host_dsa_key.pub
  • ~/.ssh/authorized_keys
  • /etc/ssh_known_hosts
  • gpg
  • ~/.gnupg/*

Price Info: £1500

  • Hands-on Tutor Led Training
  • Classroom Based Practical Training
  • Unlimited Practice Lab Access
  • Small Size Class and Interactive Sessions
  • Lab Exercises
  • Mock Exam
  • WiFi Internet
  • Refreshments
  • Completion Certificate
  • Free Re-training
  • Cost is calculated at 70 percent Tuition Vatable and 30 percent Training Book(s) with 0 rated Vat