In response to the rapidly growing need for Linux and Open Source
Professionals, LPI has developed a new academic credential (Linux
Essentials), designed to encourage secondary (high school) and
post-secondary (college/university/vocational) students, as well as
career changers to explore job opportunities in Linux and Open Source.
Linux Essentials covers the following subject areas:
More information about Linux Essentials exam.
- Linux Community and a Career in Open Source
- Finding Your Way on a Linux System
- The Power of the Command Line
- The Linux Operating System
- Security and File Permissions
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