Learn Linux and Get Certified
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Learn Linux and Get Certified

Learn Linux from Scratch to Advanced
4.4 (80 ratings)
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Created by Mohamed Atef
Last updated 8/2017
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  • 6 hours on-demand video
  • 6 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Identify basic Linux concepts and perform basic Linux tasks
  • Install the Linux operating system
  • Manage user and group accounts
  • Manage partitions and the Linux filesystem.
  • Manage various files in Linux
  • Work with Linux permissions and ownership
  • Print files
  • Manage packages
  • Configure Linux network connectivity
  • Manage jobs and processes
  • Manage system services
  • Implement measures to secure a Linux system
  • Manage hardware associated with Linux systems
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  • Basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems

Linux is a fast grown operating system and its taking over other operating system rapidly , we all use Android and apple IOS on our smart phone which is a Linux , its time now to start switching to Linux on our computers and laptop , its free , more secure and more effective with a huge amount of free application such as Office application, mail, AV and much more. 

Most Organization are implementing Linux in their infrastructure to utilize its large numbers of benefits . During this course you will lean everything related to Linux from scratch and you will be able to use it easily the same way you are using windows also you will get prepared to clear the Linux exam and get certified.

Who is the target audience?
  • You
  • Entry-level computer support professionals who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of Linux concepts and skills to prepare for a career in Linux support
  • System Administrator
  • Security Administrators
  • Network Administrator
  • Penetration Testers
  • Candidate who prepare for CompTIA® Linux+™ Powered by LPI exams (Exam Codes: LX0–103 and LX0–104)
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Curriculum For This Course
51 Lectures
1 Lecture 12:58

Introduction to Linux OS and a compassion between MS Windows and Linux OS and the benefits of using Linux.

Preview 12:58
Familiarizing Yourself with Linux
8 Lectures 01:05:00

How to setup your Lab to be able to follow up with the course.

Preview 07:09

First step is hpw to install Linux on your computer.

Linux Installation and Exam Practice questions

Navigate into Linux OS and getting to know more about the GUI interface. 

Working with Linux as regular OS

A free Office Application that include all the software needed such as word processor like MS Word , spread sheet like MS Excel , presentation like MS Power Point.

LibreOffice and Email

Get to know more about Linux file system and how different they are from MS Windows.

Understand Linux Filesystem

Start using the shell command for more power over Linux

Shell Commands

How to get help in Linux OS easily and effectively. 

Get Help Using Linux

Different way to start and stop Linux

Start and Stop Linux
Managing Files in Linux
9 Lectures 01:03:49

How to manage files in Linux OS, copying, moving m deleting ,etc. 

Managing Files in Linux

How to mange files in Linux using the Shell.

Managing Files using Shell

Navigate through Linux OS GUi and its different components.

Navigate through the Linux Filesystem

Copy and move files n Linux

Copy and Move files using shell

How to search files in Linux.

Locate Files

How to work add, remove and modify file permissions. 

Files Permissions

Different way to change files Ownership.

Change File Ownership

How to share file between Linux and Windows OS in case you are working in an environment that has both OS.

Sharing file between Windows and Linux

Learn how to redirect the output of any command and piping. 

Redirecting and Piping
Managing User and Group Accounts
4 Lectures 49:09

How to Enable the Root account on Linux that will allow you to preform all the tasks that required privileges.

Enable Root account

How to create and modify user accounts/

Create User and Group Accounts

How to manage users and groups in Linux.

Manage User and Group Accounts

How to manage Linux file system. 

Manage the Filesystem
Managing Packages
6 Lectures 28:40

Working with Software center to install different types of software. 

Software Center

Manning Packages and software using Shell. 

Managing Package using Terminal

Update and Upgrade existing packages and software, 

Update / Upgrade Packages

How to configure the Software repository to include more variety of software. 

Configure Repositories

Managing Packages using Red Hat Package management RPM

Manage Packages Using RPM

Managing Packages using Debian Package management

Manage Packages Using the Debian Package Manager
Managing Disks
3 Lectures 17:59

How to use Removable disks and optical media in Linux OS. 

Working with Disks in Linux

How to use FDISK.


Different types of Files link in Linux.

Link Files
Managing System
6 Lectures 38:06

How to monitor and manage services in Linux OS.


How to monitor and manage running process in Linux OS.


Setup and use printer in Linux OS.


How to schedule tasks like backup and system maintenance in Linux OS using two different was (at) and Crontab.

Schedule Jobs

How to Monitor your system Hardware. 

Monitor Hardware Devices

Where are the logs saved in Linux OS and how to use them for trouble shooting. 

System Logs
Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts
4 Lectures 23:13

What is Bash scripting and how to use it to write small scripts.

Introduction to Bash Scripting

How to accept input from the user in the script.

Accept user Input

How to use If statement in your script.

IF Statement

Write your first script.

Write your first Script
Configuring Network
4 Lectures 36:08

Introduction to computer network and network basics. 


Learn Network Basic.

Network Basics

Learn everything related to IP

IP v4

Configure Network setting in Linux.

Configure Network setting
Securing Linux
4 Lectures 17:59

What is the functionality of firewall and how to enable Linux OS firewall. 

What is a Firewall ?

How to enable and install the Firewall in Linux.

Enable Firewall Functionality

Use a great tool called Tiger to Audit your security.

Implement Security Auditing using Tiger

How to use ClamTK Anti Virus in Linux OS. 

ClamTK Anti Virus
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About the Instructor
Mohamed Atef
4.4 Average rating
2,575 Reviews
19,939 Students
14 Courses
Information Security Consultant, Certified Instructor

Information Security Consultant, Senior Penetration tester and Certified Instructor with more than 20 years of experience.

CISSP, CEH, CEI, CISM, CISA, Security+, CCNP, CCSI, MCT, MCSE+ Security, MCITP, PMP, N+, RHCE, Linux+

Professional Experience:
IBM, Cliveland Clink Abu Dhabi (CCAD), Orascom Telecommunication, UAE Ministry of Interior, Egyptian Ministry of Interior, Saudi Ministry of Interior, Prince Naif University for forensic science - KSA, Khalifa University - UAE, Cairo University - Egypt