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Diploma in Enterprise Linux Administration

Linux Operating System is getting very popular by day. Linux is the most popular operating system used from mobile devices, Internet and in the Cloud apart from back end servers. The demand for qualified professionals in this area is on the rise while the supply is very limited. This program prepares you to be an efficient Linux Administrator to work in a large enterprise. All skills an expert open-source Linux Admin is required to have are covered in this program and the program contents are always up to date based on the market needs. Learn skills from Red Hat Enterprise Linux distribution to essential programming language. At the end of the program, you should be able to sit for 2 industry standard Red Hat certifications such as RHCSA and RHCE apart from other IT certifications.

You will develop a strong performance background in a wide variety of professional system support and solution-based IT services for Linux Systems including monitoring and tuning performance of existing networks, administration tasks, file systems, and continually survey the current systems to determine the future needs as well as troubleshoot problems reported by users or by automated network monitoring systems, to make recommendations for enhancements in the implementation of future server resources and networks in cloud infrastructure. Become a full-time Linux server administrator. You will graduate with a solid background in LAMP technology and popular distributions of Linux such as SUSE and Ubuntu.

Familiarity with PC hardware, virtualization and networking is also included in the program to facilitate a beginner to learn the program effortlessly.

What to expect:

Mode of Delivery

Instructor-led classroom training, Online, Hybrid


38 weeks / 760 Hours


Local $12,500 / Intl $15,495 CAD





Admission Requirements

  • The student has an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent OR is 18 years of age or older on or before the program begins AND can pass a qualifying test (Wonderlic – 19) that has been approved by the Superintendent.

Program Curriculum:

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • Cisco Network Associate
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer
  • Shell Programming for Linux System Administrators
  • LAMP Technology
  • Intro to Ubuntu Desktop: Applications and Administration
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Administration Basics
  • KVM Virtualization
  • Personal Development & Effective Communication

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Job Market Potential

Median Income:

$68K+ per annum through salary or contract based on experience, organization, location and duties involved.

Previous Education/Skills Required:

Desire to learn IT skills or a background in IT would be an asset.

Possible Job Titles:

Network Support Technician, Linux Engineer, Virtualization Specialist

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