Get the Skills to Become CompTIA Linux+ Certified
Becoming a Linux+ Certified IT Professional
As a CompTIA partner, Asher College can help you get trained and Linux+ certified right on our campus. Prove to employers that you have the IT security skills needed to help keep their networks safe and secure. CompTIA’s Linux+ does just that.
Linux+ is not an entry-level certification. Students interested in this exam should have their CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications or relevant experience in IT.
Two exams are necessary to be certified: LX0-101 and LX0-102.
- System Architecture
- Linux Installation and Package Management
- GNU and Unix Commands
- Devices, Linux file systems, and File System Hierarchy Standard.
- Shells, Scripting, and Data Management
- User Interfaces and Desktops
- Administrative Tasks
- Essential System Services
- Networking Fundamentals and Security
Candidate job roles include:
- Junior Linux Administrator
- Junior Network Administrator
- Systems administrator
- Linux Database Administrator
- Web Administrator
We have an advisory board that helps shape our curriculum. This allows us to alter the curriculum based on recommendations from employers who hire our graduates.
Classes Start Every Week
Don’t wait around to enroll — our courses begin every week so you can start your program as soon as you’re ready. Begin your path to a new career quickly with Asher College.
We’re a small college, which makes Asher feel like an extended family. Each instructor and faculty member will get to know you by name and help you along the way.
Get Real-World Experience – PC Repair Clinic
Get first-hand practice and job-preparation with our PC clinics. Asher College hosts a PC clinic every week onsite, where free repairs are offered to the community. This gives you a chance to see how you would deal with various situations while on the job. You’ll feel confident and capable when you’re able to successfully make PC repairs by yourself.
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Financial Aid: Funding Your Career Training
We offer Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and Veteran training benefits to students who are eligible. Our Financial Aid administrators and College Certifying Officials will work with you to find the best financial solution to fit your needs. To learn more, visit our Financial Aid page.
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*Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
Is a Rewarding Career as a CompTIA Linux Specialist Right for You? Get More Info…
If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Linux Computing and exploring whether this is the right career path for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.
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