Continuing Education

Linux (UNIX) Core

Campus

The location where your NAIT courses will be held.

Credential

The type of certification you will earn after completing your program.

  • Certificate Achievement - An approved non-credit program that has a formal summative assessment component, has mappped program or course outcomes, and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Certificate Completion - A non-credit program that has no formal summative assessment component and is subject to a regular quality curriculum review process.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • On-Campus Day - Your course activity is done in-person Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • On-Campus Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done in-person on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Day - Your course activity is done online Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Online Evening/Weekend - Your course activity is done online on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online Flexible Delivery - Your course activity is not scheduled and therefore you can determine when to do the coursework.
  • Both On-Campus and Virtual - Some of your coursework will be in-person, on campus and some will be done online.

Discover the infinite potential of Linux

Jump into this intensive program to discover the essential elements of the Linux/Unix environment. Learn how to use, install, modify, automate and manage Linux systems, networks and servers. Examine the merits and pitfalls of using various OS (open source) distribution and software.

Once you've learned how to install Linux, you will investigate its command line, permissions, security, task automation and networking features. With the skills you gain in this program, you will be able to manage a Linux environment.

A Core Linux (UNIX) Certificate will be awarded upon completion of the 5 core courses.

Hands-on, industry-relevant skills

Learn how to use, install, modify, automate and manage Linux systems, networks and servers. Examine the merits and pitfalls of using various OS (open source) distribution and software.

Once you’ve learned how to install Linux, you will investigate its command line, permissions, security, task automation and networking features. With the skills you gain in this program, you will be able to manage a Linux environment.

After completion

A Core Linux (UNIX) Certificate will be awarded upon completion of the 5 core courses.

Courses