e-Learning Courses

Become a pro with Linux and other open source technologies at your own pace with e-learning courses from The Linux Foundation. Every course has detailed instruction and a wide variety of labs to give you hands-on experience with the subject matter.

Course ID Title Price (1 yr access)
Course ID:LFS201 Essentials of Linux System Administration

Linux is the #1 operating system for web servers, cloud computing, smart phones and consumer electronics. Due to its rapid adoption, there's a shortage of Linux system administrators. According to the 2015 Linux Jobs Report, "the unstoppable Linux job market shows no sign of slowing down." The Linux Foundation has created a career entry training and certification path that is 100% online, highly respected and exceptionally affordable.

This course is excellent preparation for the Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator exam.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS201-Esp Fundamentos de Administración de Sistemas Linux

Linux es el sistema operativo nº. 1 para servidores web, computación en Cloud, smart phones y electrónica de consumo. Debido a su rápida adopción, existe una escasez de administradores de sistemas Linux. Según el Informe laboral de Linux de 2015, "el imparable mercado laboral de Linux no muestra señales de desaceleración". La Fundación Linux ha creado una ruta de capacitación profesional inicial y certificación que está disponible en un 100% en línea, goza de una gran reputación y resulta excepcionalmente asequible.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS205 Administering Linux on Azure

Azure is being adopted rapidly by the enterprise and Linux is one of the most popular workloads on Azure. This course will bring you up to speed on deploying Linux on Azure. It contains a thorough introduction of essential Linux system administration skills, and discusses containers and virtualization. It also goes into depth on administering Linux on Azure and use of the important tools required to maintain deployment.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS211 Linux Networking and Administration

Get the skills you need to get certified and work as a Linux systems engineer.

This course is excellent preparation for the Linux Foundation Certified Engineer exam.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS216 Linux Security Fundamentals
After completing this course you will be able to assess your current security needs, evaluate your current security readiness and implement security options as required. Everyone involved with any security related tasks including implementation technicians, developers and managers will gain additional expertise from this course.
Price (1 yr access):$199
Course ID:LFS232 Cloud Foundry For Developers

Businesses around the world need more skilled developers. Update your cloud-native skills with Cloud Foundry training and certification to deliver world-class apps. This course teaches you how to use Cloud Foundry to build, deploy and manage a cloud-native microservices solution. Topics covered directly align with the knowledge domains tested by the Cloud Foundry Certified Developer exam and will substantially increase students' ability to become certified.

This course is excellent preparation for the Cloud Foundry Certified Developer exam.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS252 OpenStack Administration Fundamentals

OpenStack is growing at an unprecedented rate, and there is incredible demand for individuals who have experience managing this cloud platform. With 40-50 hours of coursework and on-demand labs, this online self-paced training course will teach you everything you need to know to administer private and public clouds with OpenStack.

This course is excellent preparation for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam from the OpenStack Foundation.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS253 Containers Fundamentals

This course will teach you how to do container and image operations with different container runtimes, manage network and storage (volumes) with containers, build and run multi-container applications with Docker, Docker APIs, etc.

Price (1 yr access):$199
Course ID:LFS254 Containers for Developers and Quality Assurance

This course will show you how Developers and Quality Assurance Engineers can automate and streamline their processes with Docker.

Price (1 yr access):$199
Course ID:LFS258 Kubernetes Fundamentals

So you've heard of Kubernetes but have no idea what it is or how it works? Then this is the course for you. It will take you from zero to knowing how to deploy a containerized application and manipulating resources via the API.

This course is excellent preparation for the Kubernetes Certified Administrator exam.

Price (1 yr access):$299
Course ID:LFS261 DevOps Fundamentals: Implementing Continuous Delivery

DevOps is changing the way applications are built, tested, and deployed. This course, written by John Willis, author of the DevOps Cookbook, will give you a basic knowledge of the process, patterns and tools used in building and managing a Continuous Implementation/Continuous Delivery pipeline. The included lab exercises will give the student the basic setup and configuration knowledge of how to setup a multiple language pipeline.

Price (1 yr access):$199
Course ID:LFS265 Software Defined Networking Fundamentals

This course is designed to provide network administrators and engineers, as well as system administrators who want to move into networking, with the skills necessary to maintain an SDN deployment in a virtual networking environment.

Price (1 yr access):$149
Course ID:LFC210 Fundamentals of Professional Open Source Management

The course provides a multidisciplinary overview of best practices in Open Source Software Management.

Price (1 yr access):$179

Free Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Course ID Title Price (1 yr access)
Course ID:LFS101 Introduction to Linux

Linux powers 94% of the world’s supercomputers, most of the servers powering the Internet, the majority of financial trades worldwide and a billion Android devices. In short, Linux is everywhere. It appears in many different architectures, from mainframes to server to desktop to mobile and on a staggeringly wide variety of hardware. This free self-paced course will teach you how to develop a good working knowledge of Linux using both the graphical interface and command line.

Price (1 yr access):FREE
Course ID:LFS151 Introduction to Cloud Infrastructure Technologies

As companies become increasingly dependent on cloud infrastructure to deliver products and services as efficiently as possible, it can be overwhelming to keep up with all the technologies available today. This free, self-paced course will give you a fundamental understanding of today’s top open source cloud technology options.

Price (1 yr access):FREE
Course ID:LFS132 Introduction to Cloud Foundry and Cloud Native Software Architecture

This hands-on workshop will teach you how to deploy and manage applications on Cloud Foundry. Grow from novice to knowledge-hound in your spare time!

Price (1 yr access):FREE
Course ID:LFS152 Introduction to OpenStack

Get an in-depth primer on OpenStack, the leading cloud computing platform, directly from The Linux Foundation, the leader in professional open source management and the platform provider for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam.

Price (1 yr access):FREE
Course ID:LFS158 Introduction to Kubernetes

Want to learn Kubernetes? Get an in-depth primer on this powerful system for managing containerized applications in a clustered environment.

Course ID:LFS161 Introduction to DevOps: Transforming and Improving Operations

This course aims to help you develop a good working knowledge of the concept of DevOps, covering the foundation, principles, and practices of DevOps. This course will focus on the successful patterns used by high performance organizations over the past 10 years.

Course ID:LFS171 Blockchain for Business - An Introduction to Hyperledger Technologies

Blockchain for Business - An Introduction to Hyperledger Technologies Blockchain for Business - An Introduction to Hyperledger Technologies A primer to blockchain and distributed ledger technologies. Learn how to start building blockchain applications with Hyperledger frameworks.

Course ID:LFC101 Inclusive Speaker Orientation

Created in collaboration with the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), this orientation course is designed to provide you with essential background knowledge and practical skills to promote inclusivity in presentations, messaging and other communications.

Course ID: LFC191 Compliance Basics for Developers

Because open source is now found everywhere software exists, a good working knowledge of open source licensing and compliance is critical. This course is designed to teach software developers and producers why it is important to add copyrights and licenses to their code, as well as how to do so.

In this course, you'll learn how to create file notices with copyrights and licenses. This will enable students to minimize problems and ambiguity, which is useful for internal corporate projects, as well as contributing to open source projects.

This course also provides an overview of the types of licenses to consider, as well as the other permissions that you may need to secure prior to external contribution.

Price (unlimited access):FREE