What does LPIC 1 mean?

LPIC-1 is the first certification in the multi-level Linux professional certification program of the Linux Professional Institute (LPI). The LPIC-1 will validate the candidate’s ability to perform maintenance tasks on the command line, install and configure a computer running Linux and configure basic networking.

Is LPIC 1 easy?

The LPIC 1 cert is fairly easy as are most initial Linux certs. If you have a few years experience with Linux as a sysadmin, and use the bash on a daily basis it’s easy. I studied for about a day for the 1st test and passed easily. The 2nd took only a couple of days study.

Does LPIC 1 expire?

The validity of a LPI certification is 5 years. The exception is the Linux Essentials certificate, which has lifetime validity.

Is a Linux certification worth it?

The CompTIA Linux+ is a worthwhile certification for new and junior-level Linux administrators, however it is not as recognized by employers as certifications offered by Red Hat. For many experienced Linux administrators, a Red Hat certification would be a better certification choice.

Is LPIC free?

They are offered free of charge. Passing the exams for 101 and 102 leads to the LPIC-1 System Administrator certification.

How do I prepare for LPIC-1?

Tips for Passing the LPIC-1 Certification Exam

  1. Choose the Best Learning Method. After you have identified the best learning method, you can choose how to study for the exam.
  2. Review the Exam Objectives.
  3. Evaluate All Possible Study Resources for LPIC-1 Certification Exam.
  4. Take Practice tests.

How long does it take to learn LPIC 1?

From what I have gathered, it seems the average study time for the LPIC-1 is about a few months. Has anyone done the LPIC-2 certification?

How do I prepare for LPIC 1?

Here are tips for passing LPIC-1 certification exams:

  1. Know Your Learning Method.
  2. Choose the Best Learning Method.
  3. Review the Exam Objectives.
  4. Evaluate All Possible Study Resources for LPIC-1 Certification Exam.
  5. Take Practice tests.

Does Linux+ give you LPIC-1?

Obtaining the LPIC-1 with your CompTIA Linux+ (Powered by LPI) All certified holders of CompTIA Linux + (Powered by LPI) are eligible to receive the LPIC-1 certification until October 1, 2019, which is when the CompTIA LX0-103 and LX0-104 exams will be retired.

How long does IT take to pass Linux+?

Exam Details

Exam Codes XK0-004
Length of Test 90 Minutes
Passing Score 720 (on a scale of 100 to 900)
Recommended Experience CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and 12 months of Linux admin experience
Languages English, Japanese, Portuguese and Spanish

How can I get free Linux certification?

Basics of Linux

  1. Introduction to Linux. This free online course is designed by The Linux Foundation and promoted by Linus Torvalds himself.
  2. An Intro to the Basics of Linux. This free Linux course is created by the networking giant Cisco.
  3. Linux Essentials.
  4. Fundamentals of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

When did the LPIC-1 certification come out?

LPIC-1 was first published on 11 January 2000 and was originally called Linux Server Professional (LPIC-1). The certification was revised in 2005, 2012, 2015 and 2018. To be awarded the LPIC-1 certification the candidate must successfully pass two exams, 101 and 102. These can be taken in any order.

What are the objectives for the LPIC-1 exam?

LPIC-1 Exam 101. Exam Objectives Version: Version 5.0. Exam Code: 101-500. About Objective Weights: Each objective is assigned a weighting value. The weights indicate the relative importance of each objective on the exam. Objectives with higher weights will be covered in the exam with more questions.

Do you need LPIC 2 or LPIC 3 certification?

In order to receive the LPIC-3 certification, candidate must have an active LPIC-2 certification, but the LPIC-2 and LPIC-3 exams may be taken in any order. Passing at least one of the 300 series specialty exams (300, 303 or 304) leads to the LPIC-3 certification.

How to become a LPIC-2 certified Linux engineer?

LPIC-2 Certified Linux Engineer What: Ability to administer small to medium–sized mixed networks. How: Pass LPI 201 and 202 exams; each exam is 60 multiple-choice and fill-in-the-blank questions in 90 minutes. Cost: $200 USD per exam (2 exams, certification valid for 5 years).