Linux Combined Courses

Linux Combined Courses in South Africa

2KO International is a Linux training company in Cape Town and offers numerous Linux courses as five-day full-time instructor led classes. 2KO presents Linux courses in Cape Town by means of full time instructor-led training; as well as internet-accessible online training, which are aimed at International IT Certification exams. 2KO International delivers state-of-the-art IT consulting, services and best-of-breed training for multiple vendors. Our innovative courses are offered either as instructor led classes or as online e-learning, enabling 2KO students the opportunity to study courses online world-wide, to ensure students have access to the best training possible.




2 weeks full time


Course Overview:

This Linux course prepares students to take the LPI 201 exam and LPI 202 of the LPIC-2 certification.

The Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is the go-to certification body for vendor independent Linux certifications.

This course covers more advanced Linux skills such as system management and networking.

Students will feel confident taking the LPI 201 & 202 exams with in classroom assessments and practice exams.


Target Audience:

Those responsible for the design, support and maintenance of new and existing Linux systems benefit from this course.



LPIC-1 certification or LPI101 and LPI102.


Outline for LPI 201

Linux Kernel

Kernel Components

Compiling a kernel

Patching a kernel

Customise, build and install a custom kernel and kernel modules

Manage, Query kernel and kernel modules at runtime


System Startup

Customising system startup and boot processes

System recovery


Filesystem and Devices

Operating the Linux filesystem

Maintaining a Linux filesystem

Creating and configuring filesystem options

udev Device Management


Advanced Storage Device Administration

Configuring RAID

Adjusting Storage Device Access

Logical Volume Manager


Networking Configuration

Basic networking configuration

Advanced Network Configuration and Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting network issues

Notify users on system-related issues


System Maintenance

Make and install programs from source

Backup operations


Domain Name Server

Basic DNS server configuration

Create and maintain DNS zones

Securing a DNS server


Outline for LPI 202

Web Services

Implementing a web server

Maintaining a web server

Implementing a proxy server


File Sharing

SAMBA Server Configuration

NFS Server Configuration


E-Mail Services

Using e-mail servers

Managing Local E-Mail Delivery

Managing Remote E-Mail Delivery


System Security

Configuring a router

Securing FTP servers

Secure shell (SSH)

TCP Wrapper

Security tasks



Identifying boot stages and troubleshooting bootloaders

General troubleshooting

Troubleshooting system resources

Troubleshooting environment configurations