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CompTIA Linux+ with Practice Lab

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  • Price

    £495.00 including VAT

  • Course Type Online Course
  • Course Duration 35 Hours
  • Course Access 12 Months
  • Awarded By CompTIA
  • Student Discount Card All students enrolled on this course are eligible to apply for a TOTUM Pro card
Linux has grown into an industry-leading software and service delivery platform that is used for everything from super computers and Web servers to virtualized systems and your Android phone.
Course Description

Although the exam associated with this course has been retired by CompTIA. Our course still retains value as a training resource and you'll receive a certificate of completion after completing your course.

Immerse yourself in the world of Linux with our comprehensive CompTIA Linux+ course, featuring an interactive practice lab. Learn essential skills in Linux administration, security, and troubleshooting. Gain hands-on experience in a simulated environment, sharpening your practical expertise. Prepare for the CompTIA Linux+ certification exam and unlock rewarding career opportunities in the field. Enrol now and embark on a journey towards becoming a certified Linux professional.

CompTIA Linux+ Practice Lab

Experience hands-on learning with our state-of-the-art practice lab, an essential feature of our CompTIA Linux+ course. Here's what you can expect:

  1. Real-World Simulations: Immerse yourself in practical scenarios that mirror actual IT environments, allowing you to apply your knowledge in a realistic setting.

  2. Interactive Exercises: Engage in interactive exercises that reinforce your understanding of key concepts and help you develop critical problem-solving skills.

  3. Virtual Networking: Build and configure virtual networks, gaining valuable experience in network setup, troubleshooting, and maintenance.

  4. Hardware and Software Simulations: Explore and interact with virtual hardware components and software applications, simulating real-world IT environments without the need for physical equipment.

  5. Safe Learning Environment: Experiment freely in a risk-free environment, making mistakes and learning from them to build confidence and proficiency.

  6. Unlimited Practice: Access the practice lab 24/7 for extensive hands-on practice, ensuring you have ample opportunity to refine your skills and deepen your understanding.

With our practice lab, you'll gain practical experience, strengthen your problem-solving abilities, and enhance your overall competence in IT. Take advantage of this invaluable tool and unlock your full potential in the world of technology. Enrol in our CompTIA Linux+ course today and elevate your IT career to new heights.

Training Features

  • 12 months unlimited access.
  • CompTIA Linux+ Practice Lab.
  • Online video tutorials created by expert instructors.
  • Downloadable workbook.
  • Mock exam at the end of each course.
  • Flashcard and educational games.
  • MTA Course completion certificate.

Why train with us?

We're an authorized CompTIA Training Partner, offering:

  • Bite-sized, self-paced course content for easy learning.
  • Step-by-step tutorial videos to prepare you for certification exams.
  • Access to courses on Mobile, Tablet, or Desktop.
  • State-of-the-art e-learning platform for a user-friendly experience.
  • Eligibility for a TOTUM Pro Card.
  • Exceptional student support throughout your learning journey. Plus, our training comes with a 14-day money-back guarantee for your peace of mind.

Bulk discounts

Bulk discounts are available on purchases of 10 or more courses.

If you wish to discuss a large individual order for this course, and/or would like to be invoiced in advance, please call our sales team on 0808 175 1269 to make an enquiry.

Course Assessment Process

To earn your official CompTIA Linux+ certification from CompTIA, you will need to study this course and pass the compulsory CompTIA exam. 

Exam Code:

  • CompTIA XK0-004 

To help you prepare for your exam, we provide a mock exam at the end of your course with over 100 multiple choice questions to ensure you’re fully prepared for the real thing. Once you’ve passed with at least 90%, you’ll be ready to book your exam as a private candidate. To make life easier, we can help you find an appropriate exam centre and give you all the information you need to secure your place.

Please note that the CompTIA exam fees aren’t included in the course price. To find the latest exam prices, visit:

Once you’re fully prepared and ready to sit your exam, all you’ll have to do is purchase your exam voucher and schedule your exam at a test centre near you. You can use the Pearson Vue Test Locator to find test centre locations near you. For more information on how to schedule your exams, please visit our schedule my exams page.

Got a question about exams? Contact our course advisors by email or by phone on 0808 175 1269. We're happy to help!


Our training works on all devices including Mobile phones, IPad’s, Android tablets, Macs and PC’s.

For the best viewing experience on our state-of-the-art eLearning platform we recommend an internet connection of 10Mbps or better. Please also use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser with Adobe Flash Player.

Career Path

We've put together a list of relevant job titles you can apply for after achieving your certification (note that some careers may require further study, training and/or work experience):

  • Junior Linux Systems Administrator
  • Junior Network Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Linux Database Administrator

Career Advice

Once you have achieved your certification, you'll have full access to our recruitment package for a wide range of information and advice - including:

  • How to put together a killer CV, Covering Letters and Thank You emails.
  • How to gain relevant work experience.
  • How to prepare for interviews.
  • How to understand Job adverts.
  • How to choose the right recruitment agency.
  • How to look for work on LinkedIn.
  • Information on dealing with redundancy.

Our careers advice section is available for you to see now. For more information about our career advice services, contact us on 0808 175 1269 to speak with one of our friendly course advisors today.

Career Development

Getting a CompTIA certification will always help you stand out from the crowd, now and in the future - whether you're just starting out, developing your career, or changing direction entirely.


Research by e-Skills UK has shown that IT and telecommunications now employs 1 in 20 of the UK workforce. It also suggests the digital sector will need nearly 300,000 new recruits by 2020 to meet the demand for skills in this area.

Course Outline

Module 1: Instructions

  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Introduction to Building Labs
  • 1.3 Things You Need To Do
  • 1.4 Install Demo Virtual Box
  • 1.5 Navigation
  • 1.6 Commands with Lab Demo
  • 1.7 Internal and External Commands
  • 1.8 Overview of Shell Commands Tricks
  • 1.9 Exploring Shell Configuration
  • 1.10 Stream Redirection
  • 1.11 Overview of Processing Text Using Filters
  • 1.12 Overview File - Viewing Commands
  • 1.13 Overview Using Grep
  • 1.14 Sed Syntax and Summary
  • 1.15 Overview of Exam Essentials

Module 2: Managing Software

  • 2.1 Managing Software
  • 2.2 Overview Using RPM
  • 2.3 RPM Part 2
  • 2.4 Overview Using Cpio
  • 2.5 Overview Using Debian and Apt Cache
  • 2.6 Using Apt-get
  • 2.7 Debian Tools
  • 2.8 Managing Shared Libraries
  • 2.9 Overview Locating Library Files
  • 2.10 Foreground and Background Processes
  • 2.11 Managing Software Summary

Module 3: Configuring Hardware

  • 3.1 Configuring Hardware
  • 3.2 Configuring Devices
  • 3.3 Configuring USB
  • 3.4 Configuring Hard Disk
  • 3.5 Designing Hard Disk Layout
  • 3.6 Logical Volume Management
  • 3.7 Creating Partitions Filesystems
  • 3.8 Overview Using Fdisk
  • 3.9 Overview Common Filesystem Types
  • 3.10 Creating Filesystem
  • 3.11 Overview Maintaining Filesystem Health
  • 3.12 Configuring Hardware Summary

Module 4: Managing Files

  • 4.1 Managing Files
  • 4.2 File Archiving Commands
  • 4.3 Managing Files Ownership
  • 4.4 Managing Disk Quotas
  • 4.5 Directories and Content
  • 4.6 Overview Tools for Locating Files
  • 4.7 Overview of Exam Essentials

Module 5: Booting Files

  • 5.1 Booting Linux and Editing Files
  • 5.2 Boot and Reboot
  • 5.3 Understanding the Boot Process
  • 5.4 Runlevels Process
  • 5.5 Managing Runlevel Services
  • 5.6 Editing with Vi
  • 5.7 Booting Summary

Module 6: X

  • 6.1 X Windows Systems
  • 6.2 X Configuration Options
  • 6.3 X Configuration Options Part 2
  • 6.4 Configuring X Fonts
  • 6.5 Configuring X ft Fonts
  • 6.6 Overview Managing GUI Logins
  • 6.7 Using X for Remote Access
  • 6.8 X Accessibility
  • 6.9 Addition Assistive Technologies
  • 6.10 Configuring Localization and Internationalization
  • 6.11 Querying and Setting Your Locale
  • 6.12 Configuring Printing
  • 6.13 Configuring Printing Part 2
  • 6.14 Using Web-based CUPS Utilities

Module 7: Admin

  • 7.1 Administering
  • 7.2 Directly Modifying Account Configuration
  • 7.3 Components of Account
  • 7.4 Adding Groups
  • 7.5 Tuning User and System Environments
  • 7.6 Reviewing Log File Contents
  • 7.7 Maintaining System Time
  • 7.8 Admin Summary

Module 8: Basic Networking

  • 8.1 Basic Networking
  • 8.2 Network Addressing
  • 8.3 Network Addressing Part 2
  • 8.4 DNS Data Flow Zone and Resolution
  • 8.5 Network Ports
  • 8.6 Connections
  • 8.7 Testing Connectivity
  • 8.8 Wireshark Demo
    8.9 Basic Networking Summary

Module 9: Scripts

  • 9.1 Scripts, E-mail and Databases
  • 9.2 Writing Scripts
  • 9.3 Writing Scripts Part 2
  • 9.4 Managing E-mail
  • 9.5 Managing Data with SQL
  • 9.6 Advantages of Database
  • 9.7 Scripts Summary

Module 10: Security

  • 10.1 Security
  • 10.2 Controlling Access Via TCP Wrappers
  • 10.3 Configuring Xinetd
  • 10.4 Uninstalling Or Reconfiguring Servers
  • 10.5 Tools for Managing Passwords
  • 10.6 Configuring SSH
  • 10.7 SSH Keys
  • 10.8 Controlling SSH Access
  • 10.9 Using GPG
  • 10.10 Security Summary
Training Features
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    We only uses the industry’s finest instructors to develop our courses. They have a minimum of 15 years real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their fields. Unlike a live class, you can fast-forward, repeat or rewind all your lectures. This creates a personal learning experience and gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.

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    To help you prepare for your exam, we provide a mock exam at the end of your course with over 100 multiple choice questions to ensure you’re fully prepared for the real thing. Our mock exams offer tailored practice that mirrors the format, difficulty, and content of your certification test. Practice makes perfect, and with our extensive question bank, you can hone your skills, improve time management, and boost your confidence.

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    Our courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor. Our Courseware always focuses on real world scenarios and skill-set development.

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    Our self-paced training programs are designed in a modular fashion to allow you the flexibility to work with expert level instruction anytime 24/7. All courses are arranged in defined sections with navigation controls allowing you to control the pace of your training. This allows students to learn at their own pace around their schedule.

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    We Have designed a world class Learning Management System (LMS). This system allows you to interact and collaborate with other students, form study groups, engage in discussions in our NOW@ Forums, rate and “like” different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge through our forums, student contributions and announcement features. This LMS is unmatched in the industry and makes learning fun and enjoyable.

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    Our Courseware knows that education is not a one size fits all approach. Students learn in different ways through different tools. That is why we provide Flash Cards and Education Games throughout our courses. This will allow you to train in ways that keep you engaged and focused. Each course will have dozens of Flash Cards so you can sharpen your skill-sets throughout your training as well as educational games designed to make sure your retention level of the materials is extremely high.

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    Each student will have 12 months unlimited access to allow you to have access to the training anytime 24/7.

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For purchases of 1 to 9 user enrolments select the number of users you require and add the course to your shopping basket by selecting Add to Basket. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a PayPal account. Once payment is confirmed, we’ll process your order and email your course login instructions.

For a licence for 10 or more user enrolments, discounts, or if you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice, please contact us on 0808 175 1269 or email sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.

Purchase Order Payments: To pay and enrol for courses using a purchase order (PO), please email your PO details to sales@mytrainingacademy.org.uk.


All students enrolled on this course are eligible to apply for a TOTUM PRO Card, which offers discounts in a wide range of shops and websites, helping you get money off food, holidays and flights, clothes, make-up gym memberships and much more.

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