CompTIA Linux+

The CompTIA Linux+ certification is a vendor-neutral, industry-recognised credential that validates your skills in installing and managing Linux desktops and servers.

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exams for the CompTIA Linux+ certification. You'll need to sit the exams separately.

Ready to start?

Price: $1,700 AUD

At a glance

Study mode



Career Opportunities

Globally recognised





Course length
8-12 weeks
Study mode



Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

CompTIA Linux+ exams LX0-101 and LX0-102 (by external provider)
Start date

Enrol anytime.


Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

Read more about

What you'll learn

Become certified in:

  • Explaining the fundamental management of Linux systems from the command line
  • Demonstrating knowledge of user administration
  • Understanding file permissions and software configurations
  • Managing Linux-based clients, server systems and security

Course structure

23 units


  • Using the Linux shell
  • Redirection approaches and process control
  • Managing and processing text
  • Managing files in Linux
  • Mounting and managing file systems
  • Partitions, file systems and disk quotas
  • Hardware requirements
  • Hardware configurations for Linux
  • Installing Linux
  • Managing Debian and Red Hat packages
  • Administering the X Window system


  • The Linux kernel
  • Printing in Linux
  • Writing shell scripts in Linux
  • Administrative and documentation tasks in Linux
  • Managing Linux group and user accounts
  • Administering Linux system tasks and backup strategies
  • Networking fundamentals in Linux
  • Networking services in Linux
  • Working with Sendmail and Apache
  • Security in a Linux environment
  • Data management, localisation and encryption in Linux
  • Mail transfer agents and accessibility in Linux

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, the premier global provider of IT e-learning courseware.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer CompTIA training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by CompTIA and is globally recognised. 

Ready to start?

  • Enrol in a few steps
  • Receive access to the course by email
  • Support is available as you study

Price: $1,700 AUD

Related courses

  1. CompTIA Server+