Training Course on Linux Unix OS

Training Course on Linux Unix OS

# Course Date Duration Location Course fee: Registration
11 31/01/2022 To 04/02/2022 5 Days Nairobi Kenya USD 1,000
12 25/04/2022 To 29/04/2022 5 Days Nairobi Kenya USD 1,000
13 18/07/2022 To 22/07/2022 5 Days Nairobi Kenya USD 1,000
14 10/10/2022 To 14/10/2022 5 Days Nairobi Kenya USD 1,000


Unix is a computer Operating System which is capable of handling activities from multiple users at the same time. The development of Unix started around 1969 at AT&T Bell Labs by Ken Thompson and Dennis Ritchie. This tutorial gives a very good understanding on Unix.

The Unix/Linux operating system is a set of programs that act as a link between the computer and the user.
The computer programs that allocate the system resources and coordinate all the details of the computer's internals is called the operating system or the kernel.
Users communicate with the kernel through a program known as the shell. The shell is a command line interpreter; it translates commands entered by the user and converts them into a language that is understood by the kernel

Target Audience

This course has been prepared for the beginners to help them understand the basics to advanced concepts covering Unix commands, Unix shell scripting and various utilities.


5 Days


In this course, you will administer Linux. You will:

  • Identify basic Linux concepts
  • Perform basic Linux tasks.
  • Manage user and group accounts.
  • Manage partitions and the Linux files ystem.
  • Manage various files in Linux.
  • Work with Linux permissions and ownership.
  • Print files.
  • Manage packages.
  • Manage kernel services.
  • Work with the Bash shell and shell scripts.
  • Manage jobs and processes.
  • Manage system services.
  • Configure network services.
  • Configure basic Internet services.
  • Implement measures to secure a Linux system.
  • Manage hardware associated with Linux systems.
  • Troubleshoot Linux system issues.
  • Install the Linux operating system.
  • Configure the

Course Content

Lesson 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks
Identify the History and Development of Linux
Enter Shell Commands
Get Help Using Linux
Start and Stop Linux

Lesson 2: Managing User and Group Accounts
Create User and Group Accounts
Configure User Profiles
Administer User and Group Accounts

Lesson 3: Managing Partitions and the Linux Filesystem
Create Partitions
Navigate Through the Linux Filesystem
Manage the Filesystem
Maintain the Filesystem

Lesson 4: Managing Files in Linux
Create and Edit Text Files
Locate Files
Search Text Using Regular Expressions
Apply Filters to Text Streams
Link Files
Back Up and Restore Files
Manage Databases Using MariaDB

Lesson 5: Managing Linux Permissions and Ownership
Modify File and Directory Permissions
Modify Default Permissions
Modify File and Directory Ownership
Set Special Permissions and Attributes

Lesson 6: Printing Files
Configure a Local Printer
Print Files
Configure Remote Printing

Lesson 7: Managing Packages
Manage Packages Using RPM
Verify Packages
Upgrade Packages
Configure Repositories
Manage Packages Using YUM
Advanced Package and Application Management

Lesson 8: Managing Kernel Services
Explore the Linux Kernel
Customize Kernel Modules
Create an initrd Image
Manage Device Drivers and Hardware Devices
Monitor Processes and Resources

Lesson 9: Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts
Perform Basic Bash Shell Operations
Write a Bash Shell Script
Customize the Bash Shell
Redirect Standard Input and Output
Use Control Statements in Shell Scripts

Lesson 10: Managing Jobs and Processes
Manage Jobs and Background Processes
Manage Processes Using the Process Table
Delay and Detach Jobs
Schedule Jobs
Maintain the System Time

Lesson 11: Managing System Services
Configure System Services
Monitor System Logs
Configure Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux)

Lesson 12: Configuring Network Services
Connect to a Network
Configure Routes
Configure Client Network Services
Manage Remote Network Systems

Lesson 13: Configuring Basic Internet Services
Configure Email Services
Control Internet Services

Lesson 14: Securing Linux
Implement Basic System Security
Secure User Accounts

Lesson 15: Managing Hardware
Identify Common Hardware Components and Resources
Configure Removable Hardware
Configure Disk Quotas

Lesson 16: Troubleshooting Linux Systems
Troubleshoot System-Based Issues
Troubleshoot Hardware Issues
Troubleshoot Network Connection and Security Issues

Lesson 17: Installing Linux
Prepare for Installation
The Linux Boot Process
Configure GRUB
Install the Operating System

Lesson 18: Configuring the GUI
Implement X
Customize the Display Manager
Enable Accessibility Settings in Linux

General Notes

·         All Our Courses Can Be Tailor-Made To Participants Needs

·         The Participant Must Be Conversant With English

·         Presentations Are Well Guided, Practical Exercise, Web Based Tutorials And Group Work. Our Facilitators Are Expert With More Than 10 Years Of Experience.

·         Upon Completion Of Training The Participant Will Be Issued With Foscore Development Center Certificate (Fdc-K)

·         Training Will Be Done At Foscore Development Center (Fdc-K) In Nairobi Kenya. We Also Offer More Than Five Participants Training At Requested Location Within Kenya, More Than Ten Participants Within East Africa And More Than Twenty Participant All Over The World.

·         Course Duration Is Flexible And The Contents Can Be Modified To Fit Any Number Of Days.

·         The Course Fee Includes Facilitation Training Materials, 2 Coffee Breaks, Buffet Lunch And A Certificate Of Successful Completion Of Training. Participants Will Be Responsible For Their Own Travel Expenses And Arrangements, Airport Transfers, Visa Application Dinners, Health/Accident Insurance And Other Personal Expenses.

·         Accommodation, Pickup, Freight Booking And Visa Processing Arrangement, Are Done On Request, At Discounted Prices.

·         One Year Free Consultation And Coaching Provided After The Course.

·         Register As A Group Of More Than Two And Enjoy Discount Of (10% To 50%) Plus Free Five Hour Adventure Drive To The National Game Park, In Nairobi Kenya.

·         Payment Should Be Done Two Week Before Commence Of The Training, To Foscore Development Center Account, So As To Enable Us Prepare Better For You.

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