CompTIA Linux+ and Unix Training (Vouchers Included)

By taking the Linux+ and Unix Certification Training program you will become an expert in one of the world’s most popular Operating Systems. In addition to the course, you will be working with Live Online Labs, allowing for intensive hands-on practice via Linux infrastructure. Linux and Unix are extremely popular within Fortune 500 and Government organizations, due to its ability to withstand large amounts of users as well as its ability for customization. With the amount of infrastructure built on these technologies, there is always a large demand for those that are proficient in the platform.

Prepares You For...

  • Linux Administrator
  • Network Administrator
  • System Admin
  • Linux Specialist
  • Network Engineer
  • Network Support
  • Network Technician
  • Certification:
  • CompTIA™ Linux+
  • LX0-103 & LX0-104 Exams

What You'll Learn...
In this program you will gain the knowledge and skills required to install, configure and support a Linux/UNIX server to meet your organization’s critical administrative needs.  You will learn to control and troubleshoot the boot process; attach local storage and create file systems; and deliver file, print and network service.  The hands-on live lab environment will help you prepare for your exam but also gain the real world experience necessary to succeed in the workplace.

Competency Checklist:
Upon completion of this program, you will know:

  • Unix Basic Commands
  • Shell scripting
  • Unix File Sharing
  • File Archiving Commands
  • Process Management
  • Back-up and compression
  • Creating Filesystem
  • Runlevels Process
  • Addition Assistive Technologies
  • Configuring Printing


Fee $1695
Location Online
Course type Online - Self Paced
Start dates TBD

Course Requirements

This program can be taken from either a Mac or a PC. It is compatible with the Windows 2000 and later operating systems and any browsers.

There are no specific computer requirements other than an Internet connection and e-mail account. We recommend that you use the latest version of the browser you choose.

The materials for this program are all available online.


Skills, knowledge, experience, software and computer orientation required prior to enrollment.

Recommended Experience to take the CompTIA Linux+ Certification exams:  CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and 12 months of Linux admin experience.

For CompTIA Linux+  exam certification requirements please click here

Instructor Bio

Linux Instructor
Dean R. Bushmiller has had fun for the past 20 years learning and teaching everything he can in technology and security. His consulting experience in accounting systems, inventory control, migrations, and patch management has breathed life into his 12 years in the classroom. Dean is a courseware developer who specializes in the CISSP and security training. He is the lead instructor for Expanding Security and teaches online as his main job. As a non-military person, he is a proud recipient of six mission coins.

Dean has taught more than 1000 classes with a lifetime approval rating of +90% on topics of: CISSP, including: SOX, PCI-DSS, digital rights management, data loss prevention, incident handling, auditing for compliance, penetration testing, patch management, networking, architecture, migration, certification, and administration.

Unix Instructor
Ted Jordan is a senior Instructor and has taught Unix and Linux courses for over 20 year. In addition to teaching online Mr. Jordan has taught Unix classes in over 10 different countries. Mr. Jordan is one of the most respected Unix experts in the country, having written a variety of books and other publications on the concepts of both Unix and Linux.

Prior to his career in education, Mr. Jordan was an IT engineer and consultant. He worked with national clients at the partner level to ensure their success with complex technology initiatives. Mr. Jordan began his career with IBM after completing his masters degrees and quickly advanced through the corporate ranks before becoming an independent consultant. That position has taken him to where he is today and he enjoys nothing more than helping students achieve their goals.