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CompTIA® Linux+™ Certification
CompTIA Training Overview

The CompTIA® Linux+™ certification course, developed to cover CompTIA's 2009 objectives, builds on your existing user-level knowledge and experience with the Linux operating system, to present fundamental skills and concepts that you will use on the job in any type of Linux career.

You will acquire the skills needed to install and support one or more distributions of the Linux operating system, and learn information and skills that will be helpful as you prepare for the CompTIA® Linux+™ certification examination, 2009 objectives (Exam Code: XK0-003).

CompTIA Training Prerequisites

To ensure your success, we recommend you first take the following Element K course or have equivalent knowledge:
  • CompTIA® A+® Certification: A Comprehensive Approach for 2009 Objectives
Delivery Method

Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

CompTIA Training Audience

This course is intended for entry-level computer support professionals with basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems, who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of Linux concepts and skills to prepare for a career in Linux support or administration, or to prepare for the CompTIA® Linux+™ certification, 2009 objectives (Exam Code XK0-003). A typical student in the CompTIA® Linux+™ Certification course should have at least 6 to 12 months of Linux experience.

CompTIA Training Course duration

5 days

Course-specific Technical Requirements

  • 2 GB of memory or higher
  • A processor with 2.7 GHz capacity or higher
  • DVD R/W drive (Boot capable)
  • Floppy disk drive
  • Generic keyboard and mouse
  • Sound and display cards (VGA - 256 color 800x600)
  • Two Network Interface Cards (NICs) for srvA and one NIC for srvB
  • Generic Monitor
  • 80 GB hard disk
  • Printer with parallel port
  • Printer with USB port
  • Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 5
  • A licensed copy of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 for the instructor and students.
  • A copy of the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Rescue CD for the instructor and for each student.
  • A copy of Debian 5 for the instructor and students.
CompTIA Training Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • identify basic Linux concepts and perform basic Linux tasks.
  • manage user and group accounts.
  • manage partitions and the Linux filesystem.
  • manage various files in Linux.
  • work with Linux permissions and ownership.
  • print files.
  • manage packages.
  • manage kernel services.
  • work with the Bash shell.
  • manage jobs and processes.
  • manage system services.
  • configure Linux services to provide users with network connectivity.
  • configure basic Internet services.
  • implement measures to secure Linux.
  • manage hardware associated with Linux machines.
  • troubleshoot Linux system issues.
  • install the Linux operating system.
  • configure the GUI.
CompTIA Training Course outline
Lesson 1: Familiarizing Yourself with Linux
Topic 1A: Review the History and Development of Linux
Topic 1B: Enter Shell Commands
Topic 1C: Get Help Using Linux
Topic 1D: Start and Stop Linux

Lesson 2: Managing User and Group Accounts
Topic 2A: Create User and Group Accounts
Topic 2B: Configure User Profiles
Topic 2C: Manage User and Group Accounts

Lesson 3: Managing Partitions and the Linux Filesystem
Topic 3A: Create Partitions
Topic 3B: Navigate through the Linux Filesystem
Topic 3C: Manage the Filesystem
Topic 3D: Maintain the Filesystem

Lesson 4: Managing Files in Linux
Topic 4A: Create and Edit Files
Topic 4B: Locate Files
Topic 4C: Link Files
Topic 4D: Back Up and Restore Files
Topic 4E: Manage Databases Using MySQL

Lesson 5: Working with Linux Permissions and Ownership
Topic 5A: Modify File and Directory Permissions
Topic 5B: Modify Default Permissions
Topic 5C: Modify File and Directory Ownership
Topic 5D: Set Advanced Permissions

Lesson 6: Printing Files
Topic 6A: Configure a Local Printer
Topic 6B: Print Files
Topic 6C: Manage Print Jobs and Queues
Topic 6D: Configure Remote Printing

Lesson 7: Managing Packages
Topic 7A: Manage Packages Using RPM
Topic 7B: Verify Packages
Topic 7C: Upgrade Packages
Topic 7D: Configure Repositories
Topic 7E: Manage Packages Using YUM
Topic 7F: Manage Packages Using the Debian Package Manager
Topic 7G: Work with Source Files

Lesson 8: Managing Kernel Services
Topic 8A: Explore the Linux Kernel
Topic 8B: Customize Kernel Modules
Topic 8C: Create an initrd Image
Topic 8D: Manage Device Drivers
Topic 8E: Monitor Hardware Devices
Topic 8F: Monitor Processes and Resources

Lesson 9: Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts
Topic 9A: Perform Basic Bash Shell Operations
Topic 9B: Introduction to Shell Scripting
Topic 9C: Customize the Bash Shell
Topic 9D: Redirect Standard Input and Output
Topic 9E: Use Control Statements in Shell Scripts

Lesson 10: Managing Jobs and Processes
Topic 10A: Manage Jobs and Background Processes
Topic 10B: Manage Processes Using the Process Table
Topic 10C: Examine Delayed and Detached Jobs
Topic 10D: Schedule Jobs
Topic 10E: Maintain the System Time

Lesson 11: Managing System Services
Topic 11A: Configure System Services
Topic 11B: Monitor System Logs
Topic 11C: Configure SELinux

Lesson 12: Configuring Network Services
Topic 12A: Connect to a Network
Topic 12B: Configure Routes
Topic 12C: Configure DHCP
Topic 12D: Configure DNS
Topic 12E: Implement Network File Sharing Services
Topic 12F: Configure NIS
Topic 12G: Manage Remote Network Systems

Lesson 13: Configuring Basic Internet Services
Topic 13A: Configure a Web Server
Topic 13B: Implement Apache Access Control
Topic 13C: Implement Access Control in a Proxy Server
Topic 13D: Configure Email Services
Topic 13E: Control Internet Services

Lesson 14: Securing Linux
Topic 14A: Examine the Basics of System Security
Topic 14B: Secure User Accounts
Topic 14C: Enable Firewall Functionality
Topic 14D: Implement Security Auditing
Topic 14E: Detect Intrusion

Lesson 15: Managing Hardware
Topic 15A: Identify Common Hardware Components and Resources
Topic 15B: Configure Power Management
Topic 15C: Configure Removable Hardware
Topic 15D: Configure Mass Storage Devices
Topic 15E: Manage Logical Volumes Using the Logical Volume Manager
Topic 15F: Configure Disk Quotas

Lesson 16: Troubleshooting Linux Systems
Topic 16A: Troubleshoot System-Based Issues
Topic 16B: Troubleshoot Hardware Issues
Topic 16C: Troubleshoot Network Connection and Security Issues

Lesson 17: Installing Linux
Topic 17A: Prepare for Installation
Topic 17B: Identify Phases of the Linux Boot Sequence
Topic 17C: Configure GRUB
Topic 17D: Install the Operating System
Topic 17E: Perform Post-Installation Tasks

Lesson 18: Configuring the GUI
Topic 18A: Implement X
Topic 18B: Customize the Display Manager
Topic 18C: Customize the Window Environment

Appendix A: Mapping Course Content to the CompTIA Linux+ 2009 Exam Objectives

Appendix B: CompTIA Linux+ Acronyms

Appendix C: Syntax

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