Faculty of Engineering and Science

Linux System Administration

Linux System Administration is an intensive four day practical course, showing you how to perform key administration, networking, performance and security tasks for a generic Linux system.

School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences

Date: New dates to be published soon.

Location: University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9LS

Linux is an extremely popular Operating System that runs on a wide range of devices from supercomputers to mobile phones. There is always high industry demand for people with good Linux skills.

As the course closely follows the LPIC-1 syllabus, it will also provide additional support for those delegates working towards the LPIC-1 Linux Server Professional Administration Certification.

Topics Covered

  • System Architecture
  • Linux Installation and Package Management
  • GNU and Unix Commands
  • Devices, Linux Filesystems, Filesystem Hierarchy Standard
  • Shells, Scripting and Data Management
  • User Interfaces and Desktops
  • Admnistrative Tasks
  • Essential System Services
  • Networking Fundamentals
  • Security

Key Benefits

  • Classes are small, allowing plenty of scope for questions and discussion.
  • Hands-on experience of up-to-date tools.
  • Linux skills enhance many ICT job roles:  Developers, Administrators and Engineers

Who is the course for?

  • The course is suitable for those who have taken the Linux Essentials course or have some prior knowledge of Linux.
  • It will also provide additional support for those working towards the LPIC-1 exams.


To register your interest email: FES-RandKE@greenwich.ac.uk