Linux is the Most in Demand Skill Amongst Hiring Managers – Here’s How You Can Take Advantage

Linux powers modern technologies, from the internet and cloud to supercomputers and mobile phones. That’s why the 2020 Open Source Jobs Report found that 74% of hiring managers are looking for Linux talent. Read more about how you can start a Linux career.

Linux Foundation Certifications: A Primer

Get a quick overview of the exams we offer in this Certification primer. Learn if a certification will help advance your career or break you into a new one, and identify the skills needed to be successful on the exam.

Blacks In Technology and The Linux Foundation Partner to Offer up to $100,000 in Training & Certification

The Linux Foundation will provide each scholarship recipient with a certification exam and associated training at no charge.

Upcoming Instructor-led Classes

All classes are taught live by expert instructors.

Upcoming Sessions

LFD426 Linux Performance Tuning
3/8/2021 (Guaranteed to Run)

LFD420 Linux Kernel Internals and Development

LFD440 Linux Kernel Debugging and Security
3/15/2021 (Guaranteed to Run)

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The Linux Foundation has the mandate to train the next generation of open-source talent. We create comprehensive, vendor-neutral, affordable content to serve a global audience. Our goal is to help users be proficient in the most in-demand open-source software technologies.

The LF catalog includes instructor-led courses, self-paced eLearning as well as performance-based certification exams and many large customers take advantage of our corporate subscription model that allows full access to the entire portfolio.

Talk to us if you’d like to learn more about our approach.