LPIC-1 Exams 101 and 102 Preparation: System Administrator
The world’s largest and most recognized Linux Certification
LPIC-1 is the first certification in LPI’s multi-level Linux professional certification program. 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.
The LPIC-1 is designed to reflect current research and validate a candidate’s proficiency in real world system administration. The objectives are tied to real-world job skills, which we determine through job task analysis surveying during exam development.
Current Version: 4.0 (Exam codes 101-400 and 102-400)
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this certification
Requirements: Passing exams 101 and 102
Validity Period: 5 years
To become LPIC-1 certified the candidate must be able to:
understand the architecture of a Linux system;
install and maintain a Linux workstation, including X11 and setup it up as a network client;
work at the Linux command line, including common GNU and Unix commands;
handle files and access permissions as well as system security; and
perform easy maintenance tasks: help users, add users to a larger system, backup and restore, shutdown and reboot.
Note: The SUSE certification framework is changing. The LPIC-1 for SUSE CLA offer will only be available until Aug 30, 2016. After Aug 30, SUSE will recognize LPIC-1 directly as a prerequisite for their advanced certifications. For additional details, visit: https://training.suse.com/certification
To become LPIC-1 certified,
you must pass both the 101 and 102 exams
LPIC-1 Exam 101 Topics
Linux Installation and Package Management
GNU and Unix Commands
Devices, Linux Filesystems, Filesystem Hierarchy Standard