Linux Skills you will learn

  • Shell Scripting
  • Advanced Shell Scripting
  • Cron Job vs Cron Tab
  • SSH and SCP

Who should learn this free Linux course?

  • DevOps Engineer
  • Linux Engineer
  • Linux Expert

What you will learn in this free Linux course?

  • Basic Introduction to Linux Course

    • Lesson 1 - Introduction

      • 1.01 Introduction
    • Lesson 2 - How To Use SSH And SCP

      • 2.01 How To Use SSH And SCP
    • Lesson 3 - Shell Scripting

      • 3.01 Shell Scripting
    • Lesson 4 - Advanced Shell Scripting-Part 1

      • 4.01 Advanced Shell Scripting-Part 1
    • Lesson 5 - Advanced Shell Scripting-Part 2

      • 5.01 Advanced Shell Scripting-Part 2
    • Lesson 6 - CronJob vs Crontab

      • 6.01 CronJob vs Crontab

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Why you should learn Linux?

Trusted by Tech Giants

Google, Facebook, and Amazon use Linux


The average annual salary of a DevOps Engineer

Career Opportunities

About the Course

SkillUp's Basic Introduction to Linux course is an online program for beginners with no prior Linux experience. The interactive course includes 3 hours of video lessons taught by an expert Linux trainer. 

Throughout the lessons, you'll learn Linux skills like:


  • What is Linux?

    Linux is a free, open-source operating system that powers servers, mainframes, mobile devices, and more. It's a popular alternative to proprietary systems like Windows and macOS.

  • Is there a cost associated with this free Linux course?

    No, SkillUp's Basic Introduction to Linux course is entirely free. There are no hidden fees or costs to enroll, participate, or earn your certificate.

  • What are the prerequisites to learn this free course on Linux?

    There are no prerequisites. This Linux course is designed for complete beginners with no prior experience needed.

  • When can I expect to receive my Linux certificate?

    You can download your certificate instantly after completing the course requirements. This will be a PDF certificate you can save, print, and share.

  • What is the duration of my access to the course?

    You'll have 90 days of unlimited access from enrolling to completing the course. This gives you plenty of time to work through the material.

  • Do I need any special software or hardware to take the course?

    No special equipment is required. You only need a computer with an internet connection to access the online course platform. It's recommended to have a Linux virtual machine installed to follow along with hands-on labs.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.