TAFE Plus Statement in Linux Desktop - Preparation LPIC Linux Essentials Exam

TAFE PLUS Statement

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About the course

Course Number: 160-17162V01

Whether you’re starting your career in open source or looking for advancement, this course may be perfect for you. Independently verifying your skill set can help you stand out to hiring managers or help advance your career. The skills taught in this course are applicable to a wide range of careers including networking, software development, and Linux administration.
This course aligns to the Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Linux Essentials Professional Development Certificate. The course specifically covers the following:
 • Linux and open source industry and knowledge of the most popular open source Applications
• Major components of the Linux operating system, and technical proficiency to work on the Linux command line
• Security and administration related topics such as user/group management, working in the command line, and permissions
• Preparation to undertake the Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Linux Essentials Certificate

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